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SFSA Painting Open

SFSA Painting Open 2019
Preview - Thursday 5th December, 18:00 to 21:00
Opening Times
6th - 8th Dec 13:00 - 18:00
12th - 15th Dec 13:00 - 18:00


Participating Artists: Frederic Anderson / Lito Apostolakou / Andrea Arnold / Jocelyn Bailey / Rosalind Barker / Steve Burden / Sophie Capron / Tom Cartmill / Ruth Chambers / Sarah Christie / Helen Coakes / Andrew Cranley / Tina Crawford / Rebekah Dean / Marilyn Durkin / Sally Eldars / Tara Enyia / Salvatore Fiorello / Michele Fletcher / Matthew Gould / Janine Hall / Charlie Henson / Richard Heys / Jenni Hodgson / Mark Jessett / Marion Jones / Sal Jones / Klaudia Kobelentz / Glynis Lamond / Christopher Lessware / Ashley Loxton / Greag Mac a' tSaoir  / Hamish Macaulay / Fiona Masterton / Vanessa Matten / Gavin Maughfling / Eilish McCann / Annie McGrath / Max Middleton / Samuel O'Donnell / Charlotte E Padgham / Scott Perry / Julie Pickard / Jane Pickersgill / James Reynolds / Marie-Therese Ross / Lorna Scott  / Caroline Streatfield / Mary Thrasivoulou Spence / Franny Swann / Anna Tveritinova / Sarah Victoria Spence / Tom Ursell / Alison Westcott  / Matthew Wood / Sean Worrall / Dorothy Zemplen.


As an arts organisation we are constantly seeking to create opportunities for our studio members and the wider visual arts community. Our three previous Painting Opens have been a true celebration of painting, bringing artists and buyers from the local area together. As a true open we don't have a submission panel, all works are accepted.
The 2019 SFSA Painting Open will exhibit at the new, permanent home of no format Gallery - NF01, Casting House, Moulding lane (off Arklow Road), Deptford.

We can accept 50 artists, each submitting up to TWO pieces of work.


2019 Artist Terms

  • Zero commission on sales.
  • All submissions accepted.
  • Up to TWO submissions of original work per artist, smaller works are encouraged, maximum image size 30 x 30 cm.
  • Registration to participate in the show opens 18/9 email hannah.cushion@secondfloor.co.uk to register your name and if you plan to submit 1 or 2 pieces of work (you can of course change your mind it just helps us plan).
  • Submission deadline for paperwork and images Monday 4th November 2019.
  • Submission charge of £15 +VAT per piece (Total £18 each).
  • Work drop off to no format Gallery Monday 2nd December 2019. We use a hanging system, therefore all work must arrive pre fitted with cord on the back, fitted one quarter below the top of the work.
  • Work collection from no format Gallery Monday 16th December 2018
  • Postal submissions can be received but postal returns are not possible, sorry.



SFSA Painting Open 2018
                       





















Participating Artists: Louise Sunnucks / Sarah Spence / Jane Pickersgill / Amanda Knight / Andrea Coltman / Ellen Balcomb / Christina France / Rosalind Barker / Morna Hinton / Anna Garrett / Kelly Sweeney / Tom Cartmill / Alex Roberts / Harriet Linton / Jo Holdsworth / Mary Thrasivoulou Spence / Melissa Budasz / Susan Absolon / Nicky Hodge / Richard Proctor / Yvette Blackwood / Sylwia Narbutt / Frederic Anderson / Andrea Arnold / Stephen Buckeridge / Anna Walsh / Steve Burden / Helen Bermingham / Robert Fitzmaurice / Alison Goodyear / Nicole Price / Fiona G. Roberts / Michael Coppelov / Mervenli Emiroglu / Marion Jones / Christopher Lessware / Andrew Gallacher / John Wyatt Clarke / Diana Palmer / Laura Jane Scott / Richard Heys / Sara Kristina Akinwale / Marian Hyland / Paul Smith / Jenny Schoensiegel / Charlie Betts  / Ondrej Rypacek / Angela Rumble / Sal Jones / James Reynolds / Joss Cole / Playpaint / Sacha Meaden / Ruth Richmond / Janine Hall / Milena Michalski / Laura Symes / Sarah Needham / Alexander Stavrou / Niki Campbell / Yllan Santos / Lorna Scott / Kristina Page / Sylvie Toutain / Jim Cross / Antonia Jackson / Irena Ellis / Callum Green / Ashley Loxton / Franny Swann / Hamish Macaulay / Lucy Cox / Joscelyn Fuller / Sumi Perera / Philip Smith / Alexandra Blum / Jonathan Alibone / Klaudia Kobelentz / Dana Pavel / Ashley Greaves / Fiona Masterton / Stephanie Ross / Deborah Burnstone / Xenia / Sarah Christie / Surasti Puri / Madi Acharya-Baskerville / Trevor Burgess / Josh Crowe / Venetia Nevill / Karen Alleyne / Rod Kitson / Toby Ursell / Lilly Maetzig / Kayleigh Marshall / Matthew Wood / Elizabeth Meadows.



SFSA Painting Open 2017
Participating Artists: Richard Baker / Helen Bermingham / Susana Blanco / Sasha Bowles / Camilla Brendon / Broughton & Birnie / Steve Burden / Louisa Chambers / Joss Cole / Andrea Coltman / Helena Denholm / Nicholas Dietrich / Robin Dixon / Fritz Duffy / Robert Fitzmaurice / Sarah Gilman / Matthew Gould / Callum Green / Simon Haddock / Stephen Harwood / Iain Herdman / Richard Heys / Nicky Hodge / Daniel Huckfield / Mandy Hudson / Jack Irish / Marion Jones / Neil Kelly / Gareth Kemp / Rod Kitson / Ivilina Kouneva / Christopher Lessware / Ascension Lorente-Huguet / Ashley Loxton / Paula MacArthur / Jim Moir a.k.a Vic Reeves / Jane Molineaux Boon / Sarah Needham / Diana Palmer / playpaint / Nicole Price / Richard Proctor / James Reynolds / Alison Riordan / Ondrej Rypacek / Wendy Saunders / Anna Marie Savage / Laura Jane Scott / Maria Silva / Andrew Smith / Lucy Smith / Paul Smith / Mary Thrasivoulou Spence / Mimei Thompson / Giuseppe Troccoli / tubecomix / Toby Ursell / April Virgoe / Daniela White / Tabitha Wilson and Xenia.
      
Images - Robert Fitzmaurice / Steve Burden / Mary Thrasivoulou Spence / Broughton & Birnie / Richard Baker / Daniela White

SFSA Painting Open December 2016
Participating Artists: Ashley Greaves / Liz Elton / playpaint / Daniela White/ Richard Proctor / Alexandra Santos / LeChatPonti / Eleanor Bowen / Fabian Arnaldi / Gerri Grogan / Maria Silva / Jack Irish / Judith Walker / Lee Simmons / Sharon Swaine / Naomi Bourne / Max Middleton / Duart Bel Silva / Elizabeth Meadows / John Hassett / Janet Tod / Nicola Morrell / Marilyn Durkin / Daniel Goodwin / Alison Riordan / Angela Morris-Winmill / Rachel Levitas / Bonnie Kirkwood / Amy Bridges / Amy Heron / David Surman / Tabitha Wilson / Deborah Bee / Laura Hills / Emily Scott / Caroline Hands / David Lupton / Sara Kristina Amason / Marilyn Fontain / Naomi Bourne / Jacob Eaton / Helen Douglas Cooper

  
 

Images: Richard Proctor, Snicker-Snac / Max Middleton, Collaboratrice / Elizabeth Meadows, For Cecily No 3 / Gerri Grogan, Tate & Lyle
Second Floor Studios & Arts founded no format Gallery in Woolwich in November 2011. We opened at Arch 29, Rolt Street, Deptford in November 2016. The gallery is now in its permanent home NF01, Casting House.



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