Joining as an Artist

Joining us

An Unexpected Gallery's core mission is to provide access and support to artists, whether you are new to exhibiting or experienced. The life of an artist can be hard enough, so we have a straightforward and non stressful application system with a fast turn around on a decision. We enjoy diversity, we love art and we are here to help you on the road to exhibiting your art!

John Barlinie working on a conceptual piece
Mike O'Donnell creating a new piece for the gallery

Key Benefits

  • We offer wall space for you to exhibit and sell your work
  • You can regularly update your work in the Gallery, meaning you can exhibit your latest pieces when they are ready!
  • We provide spaces for artists to create, meaning you can create your art and meet the public if you want.
  • We can help you navigate the digital and business world with workshops and tutorials.

The managers in the gallery are all artists, we volunteer our time to help raise the profile of the amazing artists within the membership, and through our space, help individuals and groups, to reach out to an appreciative public.

If you would like to join us as an artist, we have a simple and straight forward membership application.

Linda Hamilton finishing off a conceptual piece for the gallery