CALL FOR ENTRIES: VISUAL ART PRIZE 2017
Welcome to the Visual Art Open Competition, a leading international platform for uncovering and nurturing creative talent.
With a Prize fund of over £5,000, the competition is an opportunity for emerging artists to expose their artwork to a potential Gallerists, Publishers and Buyers in the International art world.
Artwork judged by panel of jurors appointed by VAO
- Painting / Mixed Media
- Illustration / Drawing
- Young Artist (Under 24)
- Overall Winner
- Cash prize of £1,000.00 to support the production of new works
- Commercial mentoring package
- Exclusive solo show decided in consultation with the winner
- Individual artist stand at Chester Arts Fair 2018 worth £1,000.
- All shortlisted finalists will have their work exhibited at Chester Arts Fair 2017 where the winners will be announced
- A cash prize of £250.00 will be awarded to the winner of each category
- Cost - £15.00 per submission. £10.00 for entrants under 25 years old
- No age restrictions - all welcome to apply
- 28 February - Applications Close
- 31 March - Finalist Shortlist
- 31 April - Finalist Jury Score
- 31 May - Winners Announced
- November 2017 - Visual Arts Open Exhibition at Arts Fair
How to apply: