Call for Entries

11th May 2020
Call for Entries

Paisley Art Institute is delighted to announce its 132nd Annual Online.

Due to the extraordinary circumstances of 2020, and the Corona Virus pandemic, our exhibition for this year will be entirely ONLINE.

ENTRY DETAILS (in brief) are here below.

  • Online Registration:  open 11 May 2020 till 7 June 2020
  • Selection announced:  15 June 2020
  • Online Launch:  25 July 2020


You will need to sign up to Submittable before accessing the entry form. Use your own email address as you will receive confirmation emails to authorise access. There are also options to sign up via an existing Facebook or Google account. Use an account where you want to receive and read messages as all exhibition correspondence from us will be via the email you use. Please type carefully. If you need assistance with this process please

All artists must register their entries online at this site.

Applications must be completed by the deadline Sun 7 June. This registration process is to assist us during the selection and cataloguing process. Online submission of entries does not guarantee selection. Assistance will be provided for any entrant who has accessibility issues with the form.

Sales & Fulfilment:  Work will be sold via our website shop. Fulfilment of orders will be by artists own courier arrangements. PAI sales team will provide purchasers details, by consent, at the end of the exhibition run.


All entrants must pay £5 per artwork entered. There is a maximum of 2 works that can be entered (£10). All works submitted for the online exhibition are considered by the Selection Panel.

  • Decision to accept or reject any work is final.
  • Feedback is not provided on individual submissions.
  • The panel will not enter into discussions nor make any exceptions on the final selection.
  • No reproductions of any kind and no works that have already been exhibited at the PAI, may be submitted.

Payment is made during the registration process. Payments are accepted by Paypal, or debit or credit card. Entries will not be accepted without payment and refunds will not be offered for works not selected, or applications not completed by the deadline. Submission fees are non-refundable.

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