Free Ferens Art Gallery Open Exhibition IT Help Workshops

Open Exhibition IT Workshops - Central Library (Reference Library)

Date Time
Tuesday 2 October 2018 20 minute slots between 1.30pm and 3.50pm
Saturday 13 October 2018 20 minute slots between 1.30pm and 3.50pm
Thursday 18 October 2018 20 minute slots between 4.30pm and 6.50pm

These simple IT sessions are designed for artists not familiar with using computer, the internet or email. Staff are able to guide you through the process of submitting your artwork online for the 2019 Open.

The Workshop covers– 

  • getting online
  • setting up an email account (if you do not currently have an email account, please set one up in advance of the workshop if you’re able to do so).
  • fill in and submit the Open Exhibition online application (if you have already taken images of your artwork then please bring these with you on a disc, USB stick or your camera or phone and connecting cables).

To reserve a place on one of these workshops please call 01482 614 293 between 9am and 5pm Monday to Friday. Places are strictly limited.

Open Exhibition Photography and Submission Workshops - Ferens Art Gallery (Studio)

Date Time
Saturday 6 October 2018 30 minute slot between 10.30am and 3.15pm
Thursday 18 October 2018 30 minute slot between 10.30am and 3.15pm
Saturday 20 October 2018 30 minute slot between 10.30am and 3.15pm

These sessions are designed to help any Open Exhibition applicants who may need additional support with submitting their applications in a digital format with a focus on taking digital images.

Each session will last up to 30 minutes and they can cover all or some of the following areas-

  • taking good quality digital photographs of your artwork (please bring any small and easily transportable artworks with you and these can be photographed during your timeslot. Ideally these should be unglazed for the purposes of taking good quality photographs)
  • uploading digital images from your camera or phone and saving them onto your computer
  • uploading images from your computer onto the Open Exhibition online application form
  • setting up an email account
  • filling in and submitting the Open Exhibition online application (if you have already taken images of your artwork then please bring these with you on a disc, USB stick or your camera or phone and connecting cables)

To reserve a place on one of these workshops please call 01482 614 293 between 9am and 5pm Monday to Friday. Places are strictly limited.