Creativity is fundamental in making The Beaney a vibrant and exciting place for everyone. Whenever possible we offer opportunities for artists to create, explore, engage, share and challenge using our collections and building as a resource for inspiration.


Museum of You: Call for Submissions

Have you always wanted to show your artwork at The Beaney? Or do you have an interesting object at home that you would like to share a story about? We are inviting you to help us co-create an exhibition celebrating your creativity, stories and experiences for our Front Room Gallery when we reopen.

Every fortnight we will be releasing a new theme to inspire you and give you ideas of art work you could make. We welcome any creative response to the theme and invite you to be as imaginative as possible, using any medium – paintings, drawings, photographs, textiles, prints, mixed media and written responses are all welcome.

We’re looking for submissions from individuals as well as community groups, from new creatives and the continuously curious, to domestic Picassos and everyone in between.

Our latest theme is:

Be Mindful

Find more information on how to submit here

Submissions for this theme must be received Midday on Friday 29th May.

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