Open Art






You can view the terms and conditions here.

DAF art label

Registration is a two step process.

1)  First, complete the application form below to submit your registration.
2) Then, choose your entry type in the PayPal box and submit your payment. (Please help us by adding in the name of the artist into the PayPal box.)

Applications have now closed for this year's festival. If you have any questions regarding an application that has been submitted, please contact our Open Arts Coordinator, Cathy via email:

Artworks to be delivered:

Monday 30th October 2017  (3pm to 6pm)

Artwork delivery point:

Backstage Door,  Darlington Hall, corner Owen Road and Pine Terrace, Darlington

Festival Opening & Award Night:

Friday 3rd November 2017 (details to follow)

Collection of unsold works:

Sunday 5th November between 5pm and 6pm

Exhibition open:

Saturday 4th November 10am to 5pm

Sunday 5th November 10am to 4pm


The voluntary Festival Committee gratefully accepts offers of administrative assistance with the artworks during exhibition opening hours: –