I am absolutely over the moon to have won this years Bankley Open Call 2016 with my piece ‘Begin Well, End Better’. Looking forward to planning and creating my solo show in the wonderful Bankley Gallery space in 2017.
I am delighted to have been selected to be part of this years Bankly Open Call exhibition.
Exhibition Private View and Awards Ceremony: 7th October 2016, 6-9pm
The annual open exhibition invites contemporary artists living within the UK, working in any 2D media, video, or sculpture, to be in with a chance of both participating in the Open Call group exhibition and winning Bankley’s prize.
This year the selection panel included:
Poppy Bowers – Exhibition Curator at The Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester
Ann Bukantas – Head of Fine Art at Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool
Katie Rutherford – Director & Curator at Object / A, Manchester
Charlie Booth – Programme Co-ordinator at Redeye Photography Network
Matt Davies – Artist, Winner of Bankley Open Call 2015
Exhibition continues Saturdays and Sundays 12 – 4pm until 22nd October 2016
To download the full press release (including websites and contact details) please CLICK HERE.
I delighted to announce that I will be having a solo exhibition of my work at the Portico Library in Manchester from 2nd October – 31st October 2015. The exhibition is titled Build a Wor(l)d with ‘ing’.
The preview event is taking place on Friday 2nd October between 5 – 8pm.
The gallery is open weekly Mondays to Saturday:
I will be taking part in the Manchester School of Art, Fine Art Staff exhibition “Under the shadow of natural things” during February & March 2015. It will be held in the Benzie Gallery, within the Benzie Buidling on Higher Ormond Street, Manchester.
The opening is on Thursday 26th February.