OPEN CALL – GOMA Waterford’s 7th Annual Members Exhibition

GOMA Gallery of Modern Art is proud to announce its 7th Annual Members Exhibition of Fine and Applied Arts. Submissions may be in any discipline including but not limited to: painting, sculpture, performance, printmaking, ceramics, glass, & photography.

This open submission is an opportunity for graduates, emerging and established artists to exhibit as part of this year’s group show that launches on the 2nd December 2023. We are proud to say that this year you do not have to be signed up as a member to apply and there is no handling fee required (Open to All).

Deadline for submissions is the 7th November at 5pm.

To apply please complete the following two steps:

Step 1. Complete the following short application form:

Step 2. Submit one PDF document by email to The PDF should contain the following details:

• Your Artist Statement / Biography
• Your CV
• Images of the work you would like to submit for the exhibition, including titles and dimensions beside each work (max of 3)

No registration or handling fee is required and artists may only submit a maximum of three works for consideration. Submissions may be in any discipline, including but not limited to: painting, sculpture, performance, printmaking, ceramics, glass, photography, and installation.

Delivery dates for work if successful: Thursday 23rd – Friday 24th of November 2023, 10am-5pm for successful applicants. Artists must arrange the delivery of their work to GOMA.

Artists will be informed if their application was successful approximately one week after the closing date. All work chosen must be delivered to GOMA Gallery of Modern Art. Work will be received only between the stated hours, after which under no circumstances will any work be received without prior arrangement with GOMA Gallery of Modern Art.

Collection of Work once exhibition has ended: Monday 8th – Friday 12th of January 2024, 10am – 5.00pm

Sale of Work

All sales are subject to 25% commission during the continuance of the exhibition. All sales are managed by GOMA Gallery of Modern Art. NB: The price stated on the application form is the total price payable by the purchaser (to include 25% commission).

GOMA Gallery of Modern Art is an equal opportunities organisation providing access to exhibitions, arts and education programmes without regard to age, race, colour, national origin, gender, religion, sexual orientation, political affiliation or disability.

If you require more information or guidance on completing a submission please contact GOMA: 

GOMA, Gallery of Modern Art, 6 Lombard Street, Waterford City, X91 F2XP.
T: +353 (0)51 582633

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