Art Competitions | Art Awards

Art Competitions, Art Awards listing for Artists

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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.

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24/10/2021
NATIONAL OIL AND ACRYLIC PAINTERS SOCIETY 2021 Fall International Online
$4500 in cash and awards. $1000 for 1st place $ 500 for 2nd place $ 300 for 3rd place 6 prizes of $200 10 prizes of $100

29/10/2021
The Inaugural Standtall 4 PTS Arts Competition - Hope and Recovery
Ten Thousand dollars in prizes across five categories, oils, watercolors, drawings and sketches, photography, and short video.

30/10/2021
Desert Equinox 2021 Art Challenge
For a share in the $5000AUD prize pool, we invite you to create an artwork on an elemental theme of Earth, Fire, Water or Air. Capture your artwork in a quality image, video or audio recording and submit it as an entry in our Art Challenge.

08/11/2021
PASSEPARTOUT PHOTO PRIZE
It is an open theme contest. Photographic works of any kind of artistic style, size and technique (digital, film and experimental processes, digital collages and other mixed media) are accepted. The application is open to photographers from all over the world without any age limit.

10/11/2021
YICCA 21/22 - International Contest of Contemporary Art
The jury’s final decision will lead to a selection of 18 artists that will participate in the final exhibition.

16/11/2021
The Hopper Prize
We are offering 2 grants in the amount of $3,500 and 4 grants in the amount of $1,000.

22/11/2021
Boynes Emerging Artist Award 5th Edition
Emerging artists worldwide are welcome to submit all visual 2D & 3D mediums ie Painting, Drawing, Photography, Mixed Media and Sculpture. There is no set theme. For a detailed look at our Rules and definition of an "emerging artist", please visit our website.

30/11/2021
North Sydney Art Prize 2022
The North Sydney Art Prize is a major biennial arts event showcasing some of the best in contemporary art by emerging, mid-career and established artists from across Australia.

30/11/2021
Unlike Portrait Awards
For talented amateur and professional portrait photographers from all corners of the world.

01/01/2022
MANet Portrait Prize 2022
First prize $5,000 & Peoples choice award $500 Selected works exhibition 5 - 13 February 2022 On-Line exhibition 15 March - 15 June 2022

14/01/2022
Sony World Photography Awards 2022
The 15th edition of the Sony World Photography Awards, the leading competition for photographers and artists, is now open for entries. Celebrating the very best in photography today, the Awards welcome photographers of all different skill levels and experience around the globe to submit their best work FOR FREE to the Awards’ Professional, Open, Student and Youth competitions.

14/01/2022
Sony World Photography Awards 2022
The 15th edition of the Sony World Photography Awards, the leading competition for photographers and artists, is now open for entries. Celebrating the very best in photography today, the Awards welcome photographers of all different skill levels and experience around the globe to submit their best work FOR FREE to the Awards’ Professional, Open, Student and Youth competitions.

18/03/2022
Mandorla Art Award
Prize money is $42,000, including the $25,000 acquisitive St John of God Health Care Prize.

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