Competitions

2017-08-08

Interpret Durban 8 - open call to artists

Interpret Durban is back and celebrating 8 years of Durban creative goodness! For those unfamiliar with this event Interpret Durban 8 (or #ID8 for short) is a creative competition that covers photography, video, illustration, visual art and this year is introducing two youth categories that culminates in a night of awesome exhibitions and live music.

2017-08-07

The Phatshoane Henney New Breed Art Competition

The Phatshoane Henney New Breed Art Competition invites new and emerging Free State-based artists to enter and take the first step towards being discovered as a new breed of artist. Competition entries for the 2017 New Breed Art Competition opens on 4 September 2017 and closes on 10 September 2017.

2017-08-01

Calling all creatives to enter 1st annual Art Competition - Animal Anti-Cruelty League Cape Town

The TOP 10 will receive the opportunity to exhibit at our APPLAUSE 4 PAWS GALA on the 12th of October 2017.

2017-07-04

Market Photo Workshop Alumnus Award Call for Submissions

The Market Photo Workshop is hosting the inaugural Alumnus Award. The Market Photo Workshop Alumnus Award celebrates the outstanding achievements of Market Photo Workshop alumni.

2017-07-03

David Koloane Award - Artist Writers Mentorship

The David Koloane Award is a celebration of the life and career of Dr. David Koloane, internationally respected artist, curator, writer and founder of the Bag Factory Artists' Studios.

2017-06-28

STREET ART MEETS CLIMATE CHANGE - COMPETITION

A competition launched by the General Representation of the Government of Flanders which aims to get South African youth passionate about climate change.

2017-06-19

PROSPERO WORLD ART AWARD

Prospero's World, in collaboration with Access Afya are looking for talented visual artists of African origin whose work is informed by social, political economic, cultural or geographic imperatives and who have an interest in engaging with the community at large.

2017-06-12

International Cartoon Competition: A place. Somewhere

"A place. Somewhere" is a cartoon competition that aims to gather voices and ideas around issues of migration and flight, hosted by EXILE Cultural Coordination Institute based in Essen, Germany. The competition is open to artists worldwide.

2017-05-22

IV Ankaria Artist Book Award - Fundación Ankaria

The main aim of the award is to boost the creation of Artist Books among the creative community.

2017-04-24

The Sun Exchange #SolarIsTheFuture Art Competition

The Sun Exchange is a crowd funding platform for financing solar projects in Africa. Our next project is to fund a micro-grid to provide electricity to 800 people in Lesotho. To raise awareness of this project and solar energy, we are running an Art Competition encapsulating the theme #SolarIsTheFuture.

2017-04-10

Sasol New Signatures Art Competition 2017 - Be Discovered!

Entries for the Sasol New Signatures Art Competition are now officially opened.

2017-04-04

20th Annual BASA Awards Now Open for Entries

The 20th Annual BASA Awards, partnered by Hollard & Business Day, are now open for entries from business and arts partnerships that were activated between 1 January 2016 and 31 December 2016.

2017-03-09

GENIUS LOCI WEIMAR Competition 2017

All interested artists are invited to submit their concept ideas for the Genius Loci Weimar Festival between the opening date of 27 February 2017 up to the deadline of 09 April 2017.

2017-03-07

L'Atelier Competition Registration

We would like to inform you that the submission deadline for the 2017 L'Atelier competition has been changed to later in the year. L'Atelier is dedicated to enabling and empowering young artists across the African continent to give rise to a new generation of artists on the global stage.

2017-02-20

CALL FOR ENTRIES: MODERN MINIATURES

Art on Target and Underculture will be hosting an exhibition of all submitted works at Art on Target (2 Target Kloof, Walmer, Port Elizabeth) from Tuesday 23 May to Sat 10 June 2017, and a selected show at the National Arts Festival 2017 Fringe program (Trinity Hall, Hill Street) from Thursday 29 June to Sunday 9 July 2017. Thereafter, it will be shown at the GFI Gallery (Park Drive, Port Elizabeth).

2017-02-20

National Craft Competition 2017

A prestigious national craft competition will this year give South African crafters a wonderful opportunity to showcase their work.

2017-02-15

CALL FOR ENTRIES: VISUAL ART PRIZE 2017

Welcome to the Visual Art Open Competition, a leading international platform for uncovering and nurturing creative talent.

2017-01-25

STARTS Prize 2017 Open Call

Grand prize of the European Commission honoring Innovation in Technology, Industry and Society stimulated by the Arts

2017-01-19

FULCRUM SUZANNE SHAW CREATIVE AWARD 2017

The Fulcrum Group, in partnership with the Bag Factory Artists' Studios and the Candice Berman Gallery is looking for young and up coming Curators to enter into the FULCRUM SUZANNE SHAW CREATIVE AWARD 2017.

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