ENDED: The Williamson Open 2023

5th – 29th April 2023

All selections have now been made for the Williamson Open Art & Photography Exhibition 2023, the 60th edition of the exhibition.

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.

This year’s exhibition is a showcase of the fascinating and diverse visual arts being created locally.

The exhibition runs 5th April – 29th April 2023 in Galleries 1 & 2 (closed Good Friday 7th April, Gallery 2 closed from 12pm on 14th April). For full visiting information check our Visit Us page.

A catalogue is available for £3


Winner of the Williamson Open 2023 - an abstract painting in white, green and grey. Layers at the top appear like edges, hills or mountains

Artwork winner: ‘Marginal Shift’ by Lucy Elizabeth Jones

Photography winner of the Williamson Open 2023. Black and white photograph of plants in a tunnel

Photography winner: ‘Mermaid’s Purses – Back to Source 1’ by Leslie Weston













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Williamson Art Gallery & Museum