Main Art Exhibition – Terms and Conditions

Terms & Conditions for Curated Main Art Exhibition


Selection in the Main Exhibition in King House is by invitation only with limited places available to artists from across the Island of Ireland.


The curator decisions are final and we are unable to offer feedback.


Acceptable media: Paintings, drawings, printmaking, photography, sculpture. 

Work must have been completed in the last year and must not have been previously exhibited.

No entry fee.

Collection/drop off locations across Ireland for selected works  –  including Belfast/Omagh/Dublin /Cork/Limerick/ Galway.

Work is insured from the time of drop off/collection and until returned after the exhibition ends.

All work must be for sale.

Commission on Sales – 30%

All sales are organised by the BAF. 

Once work has been submitted, any sale made by the BAF before or during the course of the exhibition shall take precedence and supersede one made privately. Any private sale will incur the normal commission.

High profile status for art and artists with the inclusion in a printed catalogue and a virtual tour of the exhibition.

Presentation of the 5th Annual Fergus Ahern Award for Merit to an artist with work in the Main Exhibition.