ForM Sculpture Exhibition 2024 - Application Form

Closes 26 Feb 2024

Opened 24 Nov 2023


Image: Examples of sculptures from past ForM Sculpture Exhibitions

ForM Sculpture Exhibition is an annual outdoor exhibition hosted by the Arts Service of Ards and North Down Borough Council.

Artists are invited to make submissions for this open air exhibition in the beautiful surroundings of Bangor Castle Walled Garden, Co. Down.

The outdoor exhibition is due to take place from 1 - 30 June 2024

Participation in the exhibition is through a selection process, or invitation. 

* DEADLINE EXTENDED: Monday 26 February 2024, 11:59pm (sharp) *


Before you complete this application, please have ready:

  • Proposal of work
  • An Artist Statement 
  • An Artists CV
  • 1-3 images* max (or sketches) of each of the proposed sculptures/artworks  
  • 3-6 images* max of previous work (include information such as titles on separate page)  

Artists are encouraged to visit the Walled Garden to draw inspiration from the surroundings. The garden is currently open to the public from 10am - 3pm. To check the opening hours, please CLICK HERE


  • This is an outdoor sculpture exhibition and all works must be suitable for all weather conditions.
  • Please read the ForM Artist's Brief and Guidance Notes carefully before submitting your application (bottom of this page).
  • It is recommended that applicants save their work before submitting the application by clicking the 'save and come back later' button at the bottom of each page. By clicking this button you will be sent a link to access your application and will prevent your progress from being lost. 

If you require any assistance with this application form, or have any questions regarding the submissions, please contact us by email at: before the deadline and no later than Friday 9 February 2024, 12noon.

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Apply to ForM Sculpture Exhibition 2024


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