The Absurd – Call for Submissions

Candid Arts is looking for artists working with photography, painting, illustration, installation, print, film, sound and performance to participate in a 3 day long exhibition under the themes of Absurdism and Humour.

This exhibition aims to escape today’s world and welcome artists to create and/or exhibit work which is based on absurdism and humour and will offer a different perspective on reality and play with logical structures using a variety of art forms.

The exhibition will take place at Candid Arts galleries from Friday the 15th of March- Sunday the 17th of March.

We welcome submissions from all types of artists.

The is no submission fee, however, 35% commission will be taken on sales.

Deadline for submission: 20th of February, 2019 

We will review the work and email you back by the 27th of February.

*Once we have selected the work and contacted you we will arrange an informal meeting where we will show you the venue and walk you through the exhibition plan.

How to apply

Please complete the following information and email it to   with ‘The Absurd’ in the subject bar of your email

-Your name

-Type(s) of art work you wish to exhibit

-Images of your work/ Website/ Portfolio with a price guide including the commission

-Size/ Dimension/ Running time

-Phone number


-Briefly describe the concept behind your work