Our UK Talent Show is aimed at up and coming musicians, painters and photographers living in the UK that are looking for a platform to showcase their talent to create more exposure and recognition for themselves.


One Art UK 2021 Talent Fusion – Halloween Special


  • 4 categories:  Music, Dance, Photography and Painting
  • Heats
    • 16th October 2021
    • Start Time: 1pm start
  • Grand Final
    • 31st October 2021
    • Time: 3pm until midnight
  • Participant entry limited to one person or group per heat
  • Closing date for applicants: 2nd October 2021
  • Results for the heats will be announced at the end of the evening’s events
  • 1 participant or group from each category from each heat will be taken through to the Grand Final
  • Venue:
    • Heats: Provident House, Burrell Row, Beckenham, BR3 1AT
    • Privé Lounge, Churchill Court, Westmoreland Place, Bromley, BR1 1DS

Information For Participants covering both heats and the final

Painters (including sketching and drawing)

  • Duration 2 hours
  • Preparation time 30 mins before the official start of the show
  • Forms of art include painting, drawing or sketching on a particular subject
  • A theme will be given at the beginning of the event based on which a painting must be produced
  • Painters/artists will be expected to bring their own material (stands will be provided)
  • Painting will be performed indoors in the heats


  • Duration 1.5 hours
  • Preparation time 30 mins before the official start of the show
  • A theme will be given to participants 3 days prior to the event
  • Participants will also be asked to take a selection of photos during the 1.5 hour timescale from which, ONE photo must then be chosen, a write-up produced to explain the photo and why it was chosen.  This photo will be put forward to be judged alongside the portfolio.


  • Songs
    • Heats – 3 songs – 1 original piece written by the artist/band plus 2 cover songs
    • Grand Final – 2 original pieces plus 2 cover songs
  • Duration no more than 15 minutes (20 mins for Grand Final)
  • Preparation/change over time between bands – max 15 mins
  • The following equipment will be provided (backline):
    • Drumkit (excluding foot pedal, cymbals, sticks)
    • Microphones and stands x3
    • Sound system/mixing desk
    • Bass amp
    • Guitar amp
  • All musicians must provide their own accompanist if required
  • Please feel free to bring your own equipment even though listed above


  • 2 dance performances – heats and final
  • Duration no more than 10 minutes
  • If a group your dance group should not exceed four people
  • A sound system will be provided