Call For Artists


The Summer Salon


22nd July -7th August

Preview evening:
Thursday 21st July 6-9pm

Candid Arts invites artists to show their work in our upcoming ‘Summer Salon’ Exhibition, an exhibition.

How to apply: Please email your CV and images of your work with details of size, media and price (including commission) to and write “Summer Salon” in the subject bar of your email.

Only successful submissions will be charged the hanging fees below.

Successful applicants will be sent a link to pay the fee online along with delivery details.
Up to 5 works can be submitted per show.

£20 per piece measuring up to 1sqm
£30 per piece measuring between 1sqm-2sqm
£40 per piece measuring between 2sqm-3sqm
£50 per piece measuring between 3sqm-4sqm

Each exhibitor will receive a pdf e-invitation to send to their own contacts.

Commission of 35% taken on all sales which goes to running of the arts centre.

The exhibited artwork will also be included in our online gallery at the same commission (please advise when submitting if you do not wish to be included online)
All art forms considered (e.g. painting, drawing, photography, printing, sculpture, ceramics, glass etc.)

Deadline: 15th July.

Please note, we may wish to use images by successful applicants when advertising this event. If you do not wish us to do so, please state that in your email application.



Candid Projection Room

Short film night


Open call for Candid Projection Room

The Candid Arts Trust is very excited to be putting together CPR, a short film screening night.

Scheduled for every second Tuesday of the month CPR is an incredible opportunity for talented upcoming film artists to show their work in a public context and meet like-minded filmmakers!

We are looking for upcoming artists to submit their work to us for an opportunity to take part in our next event, to apply please read the criteria below!

CPR will be taking place next on the TBA from 7 pm – 10pm, 

The CPR event will also be permanently hosted on our streaming site on a pay per view basis with a 50% of the net profit revenue being shared with the filmmakers. If you do not wish to be on the site please let us know when you submit your film.

Get your tickets here! : Admission £5 (film makers get 2 comps each)

How to apply:

Please email us a Vimeo or Youtube link to your film no longer than 20 minutes at – with a subject line saying “CPR PROPOSAL – your name – title” 

Submission Deadline: TBA



Call for Music Night Hosts

Want to host an event at Candid?
Interested in a popular and affordable venue? Want to put on a gig/concert within a supportive environment for new artists?
Then look no further!
We currently have available spaces for showcasing new music and encourage everyone to apply.
Please email for more details.

Call for Film Night Hosts

We’re looking for Film Night Hosts!
Get in touch with an event description, date and expected capacity and we’ll see what we can do.
Email us at for more information.


We are now accepting submissions for our new online gallery
(these can be submitted independently of the above exhibitions)

Please email your CV and images of your work with title, dimensions, media and price (including commission of 35%) to and write the “Candid Gallery Online” in the subject bar of your email.