The Chalet Prize 2012

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        Opening and Award Friday the 4th of May, 2012 from 7 pm
        Exhibition runs Saturday the 5th from 10 am to 5 pm
        Musical Guest Williewaw to perform at 7:30 Saturday night
        The Chalet
        18 Dixon Avenue
        Glasgow, G42 8ED

The Chalet Prize is an exhibition and award celebrating excellence in fine art. Finalists are chosen from an open call by a panel of guest judges and The Chalet curatorial team. All finalists will be exhibited in The Chalet during this year's Streetland Festival. The prize will be awarded by unanimous consent of the judging panel. First place will receive 300.

This year's panel is made up of acclaimed internationally exhibiting artists Jason Mathis and Erica Eyres.

   This Year's Exhibiting Finalists

Alistair Burt
Caroline Campbell
Claire Davies
Russel Dempster
Simon Harlow
Hyojun Hyun
Colin McDougall

Kevin McFall
Blake Peterson
Benjamin Rankin
Brent Ridge
Anna Tanner
Shelton Walker

   Open Call (now closed)

Deadline for applications: April 28th, 2012


All artists are eligible to apply.

In accordance with The Chalet and our funder's aims of benefiting the local area, one third of exhibited work at The Chalet Prize Exhibition will be selected from applicants from within the Govanhill community. The remaining two thirds are open to all artists working in any media. Proposals for installation, performance, and outdoor works will all be considered. All accepted work must be delivered to the Chalet on May 2nd and be ready to display upon delivery.

How to apply

All applications should be submitted via e-mail to and must include the following:
- your name, phone number, and e-mail address
- an indication as to whether you consider yourself a member of the Govanhill community or not. If so, please briefly tell us in what way.
- images (.jpgs under 1MB each) or proposals of up to 3 works.
- title of work(s), media, dimensions, year, file name of corresponding image, price if any (with consideration for a 20% commission.)

All applicants will be notified of the outcome of their applications by April 30th.

   Last Year's Exhibiting Artists

Rachel Adams
Michael Ball
Amelia Bywater
Jamie Cooper
Laura Cooper
Lola Dupré
Hannah Ellul
Josephine Fox
Simon Harlow
Hyojun Hyun
Jason Mathis

Elizabeth McDonald
Colin McDougall
John Nicol
Carla Novi
Sybren Renema
Jonny Shaw
(winner of The Chalet Prize 2011) Suzie Smith
Alexander Stalmann
Matthew Sulivan
Anna Tanner
Sarah Jane Wright
George Ziffo


For appointments, or more information e-mail

The Chalet        18 Dixon Ave. Glasgow, G42 8ED        (just across from Queen's Park Station)

The Chalet Prize, part of this year's Streetland Festival, is organized by Seth Orion Schwaiger and made possible by these organizations