North Ayrshire Open Art

Key dates 2024

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Saturday 8th June: Application Deadline

All application forms should be delivered to the Harbour Arts Centre You can also apply online via:

Apply online its simple and takes less than 5 mins:

Saturday 29th June: Submissions Day

All artwork should be delivered to ‘The Racquet Hall’ at Eglinton Country Park between the hours of 10.30am & 3pm. (We are unable to arrange an alternative submission date or time.) Payment should be made on this day only.

Sunday 30th June: Selection Day

Three independent art professionals will select from the submissions.

Please note that rejection of a submission bears no reflection on artistic talent. We have many artworks being submitted that inevitably many quality works will be omitted due to a lack of space

Thursday 4th July: Artist List Posted Online

A list of successful submissions will be posted on our website at:

Thursday 4th July: Prizes Allocated

Our Sponsors will attend the ‘Racquet Hall’ and pick their prize winners. All prize winners will then be contacted by phone or email.

Saturday 6th July to Saturday 20th July:

The exhibition will be open to the public everyday between the hours of 10am & 4pm.

Sunday 21st July

All un-exhibited & un-sold works must be collected from ‘The Racquet Hall’ between the hours of 12 noon & 3pm.