Bad Behaviour 2016 Open Application form



 Applications are now closed

What to submit?

Work submitted can be any of the following:
painting, drawing, printmaking, sculpture, photography, installation, performance, textile, collage, ceramics, film/video, mixed media.

There is no size restriction on the works.

Each applicant can submit up to a maximum of six images in total saved as JPG files, max 1.5mb each, min 800 pixels wide, preferably 72dpi. Please label each image file to correspond to the title of the work, size in cms, and date produced.

Video/Audio content should not be uploaded, but instead provided as links (Vimeo, YouTube etc) pasted into the video/audio boxes. For each image uploaded or link pasted, you must provide a corresponding number, title, medium, dimensions or running time, and the date it was made.
(Artists selected to show film/video work will be asked to provide their own equipment to exhibit their work for the duration of the exhibition.)

As a minimum requirement, all applicants must upload at least 1 image or provide 1 video/audio link.

Please do not include CVs or any other attachments, these will not be considered.
We try to operate a fair selection process, which is why we specifically request that applicants do not send any supplementary information or attachments.



BB 2016 Form

  • The application deadline is midnight 11th September 2016

    There is an entry fee to cover the exhibition administration costs and related expenses; this is non-refundable. The cost is £15 until 31 July, going up to £20.Payment can be made via Paypal sending the fee to Make a note of the PayPal reference number and enter it with your details and artwork information below

    The address for all correspondence is: Please put your name and ‘Open Call 2016’ in the subject title. If you have any issues with the form (e.g. blank confirmation screen), please email .
  • Artwork

  • Please submit up to three works (maximum of 2 images per work, saved as JPEG files (at 150 dpi and no larger than 1MB per image) entering the information about the work in the section below.

    Please name your files with your surname and file number, for example: warhol_1, warhol_2 etc, and the title, medium, size and selling price as listed in the form below.

    If submitting moving image or audio works please provide relevant web links and details.

    All submissions must represent the actual artwork as closely as possible. If your work is misrepresented in any way - meaning the picture diverges greatly from what the work actually looks like in colour, shape, or dimensions etc, we reserve the right to refuse to hang the artwork if it should be chosen for the exhibition.
  • Please tell us about the work you are submitting (including the title and date that it was made) and any other information that you feel may be relevant to this application.