Art Competitions | Awards

Competitions for Artists

A listing of Art Competitions and Art Awards in closing date order. Calendar for Artists also provides a listing in closing date order of Art Exhibitions, Art Festivals, and Artist Residencies.


26/11/2017
View From Home
Original art work ONLY. Artists can be based anywhere in the world. The Call for Art is NOT restricted to artists working in The Hamptons.

28/11/2017
Contemporary Art Awards 2018
Works submitted must have been completed from 2016 and must be the original uncopied work of the artist.

30/11/2017
The Tom Bass Prize
The Tom Bass Prize is the first national Australian prize for figurative sculpture.Tom Bass had a particularly close affiliation with the figure, and it is with this in mind that we created the $19,000 Tom Bass Prize.

01/12/2017
13th annual International Art Renewal Center Salon Competition
Images of your artwork must be uploaded directly through the ARC website. Image files should be between 1 MB and 15 MB in size and be in a JPG or JPEG format. Glass slides, images on CDs and large format transparencies will not be accepted.

01/12/2017
Premio O.R.A.
O.R.A. is an open call for artists. Artists of all nationalities can apply with no restrictions on age, thinking, technique or any other factor.

12/12/2017
THE CORNISH FAMILY PRIZE FOR ART & DESIGN PUBLISHING
The Cornish Family Prize will award the winner $15,000 AUD, with additional $1,000 AUD prizes for up to five finalists.

15/12/2017
littleBIG Art Prize 2018
All works must be 203mm x 254mm (8 x 10 inches).  

31/12/2017
"Portraits" International Call for Artists and Writers by ArtAscent
Art Competition Details |Theme: Portraits of people and animal tell such great stories. They evoke emotion. They suggest deeper meaning. They tell us about someone else, and maybe even ourselves....

31/12/2017
Apocalypse Prize
The purpose of this prize is to encourage interest in Medieval Art.

31/12/2017
Visual Arts Open Prize
All artists both UK & International are invited to apply for the Visual Art Open Prize

08/01/2018
10th ALBANY ART PRIZE 2018
National Acquisitive Prize For Contemporary Australian Painting

10/01/2018
The Adelaide Perry Prize for Drawing 
A $25,000 acquisitive award for drawing.

12/01/2018
Collie Art Prize
The acquisitive first prize of $50,000 cash has been made possible thanks to the generous commitment of Collie & Districts Community Bank Branch of the Bendigo Bank.

14/01/2018
The Ashurst Emerging Artist Prize 2018
Open for entries to artists internationally. Entries may use any medium in a range of formats, including painting, photography, mixed media or sculpture.

26/01/2018
The John Glover Aquisitive Prize
The winner receives $50,000 plus a bronze maquette of colonial artist John Glover, designed by Peter Corlett and valued at $5000.

28/01/2018 - 28/11/2018
Petite Pieces 2018
Open to international entries - It is an open call competition of artists of any skill level. There is no limit on style, theme or medium with the only requirement being that works must be 40 x 40 x 40 cm or smaller.

31/01/2018
40th Alice Prize 2018
Any artist working in Australia may enter.

09/02/2018
The Morris Art Prize
Only one piece can be entered per person. All entrants must complete, sign and submit the official entry form by the due date. The artwork cannot have been produced prior to 1st January 2017.

12/02/2018
Who is Looking at You? 2018
1st prize: solo exhibition in 2019

02/03/2018
Hutchins Australian Contemporary Art Prize 2018
The Hutchins Australian Contemporary Art Prize (HACAP) is open to all Australian permanent citizens over 18 years of age. $20,000 First Prize (acquisitive)

1 2


error: Content is protected !!