Joining Outside In is free and easy and offers the following:


A profile on our website to showcase, share, and receive comments on your online gallery, as well as to sell your artwork


Tailored support and advice from the Outside In team regarding your artwork and artistic practice and any help you need accessing the art world 


Opportunities to submit artwork to regional and national exhibitions and to international arts fairs with Outside In, and the chance to sell your work at these 


The chance for your artwork to be publicised via our newsletter, social media or blog, e.g. as Artist of the Month or a ‘Wednesday Wonder’


Training via the Step Up programme, developing skills and confidence in a gallery setting, leading to the possibility of paid employment as workshop facilitators, researchers & curators 

Become a part of a national project celebrating the talent of artists outside of the mainstream and help to create of a fairer art world which challenges traditional values and institutional judgements about whose work can and should be displayed

If you need any help signing up to Outside In, please see our help sheet below for more instructions or visit our Take Part section, where you can find an application form to print out

help sheet