The Williamson Open 2023

5th – 29th April 2023

The 60th edition of the Williamson Open Art & Photography Exhibition 2023 is fast approaching…

exhibition view of The Williamson Open 2022 showing a display case full of small sculptures in the middle of a room, with paintings all along the walls.

Every year since 1962, barring 2021 due to the pandemic, the Williamson Open has aimed to reflect the current active visual arts scene in Wirral. It’s open to artists and photographers who have connections with Wirral through birth, education, residency or occupation. Work in all media is accepted.

Submissions will be accepted for the Williamson Open 2023 on:

Thursday 2nd March 10:30am – 4pm

Friday 3rd March 10:30am – 8pm

Saturday 4th March 10:30am – 4pm

You may submit up to two artworks. Entrance fee is £5 per artwork.

All entries must be accompanied by an entry form – download this here or collect one from the gallery (if printing at home please select to flip on short edge).

Find out more about exhibitions at the Williamson

Williamson Art Gallery, Oxton, Birkenhead, Wirral