The Darbyshire Award began in 2007 and runs every June during the Site
Festival held in Stroud and is organised by the Stroud Valley Artspace (SVA) organisation.
The award takes the form of an open submission
from which a shorted listed exhibition is held at the Museum in the Park,
Stroud. From this exhibition a winner is chosen to
receive sponsorship from Darbyshire's to mount an exhibition at the
It is with regret that the Darbyshire Award 10 has been temporarily postponed, watch this space for further updates.