Call For Artists


Torrens street, Angel Islington EC1V 1NQ

We have scheduled the following exhibitions to take place in our physical gallery but please note that the dates remain fluid and the whole series of exhibitions will be moved in accordance with government instructions if necessary.

Featuring work made during the lockdown
September 4th – 13th, 12 – 8pm
Private view Thursday 3rd, 6-10pm
PV tickets are restricted and must be ordered in advance here

Lust for Life

Exhibition of work celebrating life
September 18th – 27th
Private view Thursday 17th, 6-10pm

The Nude
Exhibition of work celebrating the human form
October 2nd – 11th 12 – 8pm
Private view – Thursday 1st, 6-10pm

Autumn Salon

Candid’s annual Autumn exhibition
October 16th – 25th 12 – 8pm
Private view – Thursday 15th, 6-10pm


Application Details


All art forms will be considered (e.g. painting, drawing, photography, printing, sculpture, ceramics, glass, time-based media, etc).

There is no charge to apply, a fee is only applicable once you have been accepted.

Please email your CV and images of your work with title, dimensions, media and price (including commission) to and write the “Exhibition Title” in the subject bar of your email.  A commission of 35% will be taken on all sales which goes towards the running costs of the arts centre.

The fees below cover the cost of administration & curation.

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

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.

All work that is successful will also be exhibited in Candid’s online gallery on the same commission structure.

Each exhibitor will receive a PDF invitation to send to their own contacts.

Deadline: Applications will be assessed daily up to 3 days prior to the preview date. 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.


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.