Award & Prize

Call For Entries

BFMAF's 2019 Call for Entries is now open!

The 15th Berwick Film & Media Arts Festival would love to see your work. Entries will be considered for all areas of the programme including:

• Cinema screenings - all lengths and formats
• Moving image based installations & performance works

Entries under 60min are eligible for the Berwick New Cinema Award and a £1000 prize.

Wells Art Contemporary: WAC Awards 2019

The Wells Art Contemporary (WAC) Awards is an international open competition for contemporary visual arts which has already established a strong presence in the London art world and which is drawing artists from places as diverse as Australia, Azerbaijan, India, Italy, Korea, Japan and the United States. Open to artists working in painting, sculpture, drawing, printmaking, photography, installation or video, the WAC Awards aims to stimulate debate, challenge and provoke, pushing the boundaries of the visual arts scene both nationally and internationally. We are delighted to announce that the 2019 shortlisted works will be exhibited at an exciting new venue, Wells Cathedral, set in the medieval heart of England’s smallest city.

Call for Entries: The John Ruskin Prize 2019



PRIZES: 1st Prize: £3K | 2nd Prize: £1K | Student Prize: £1K

A shortlist of 25 artists, designers and makers will have their selected works exhibited at The Holden Gallery, Manchester in a high profile exhibition from 12 July - 24 August 2019.

DEADLINE FOR ENTRIES: 12.05.2019 at 5pm

Visual literacy charity The Big Draw, organisers of The John Ruskin Prize have announced the nationwide call for entries for The John Ruskin Prize 2019. The prize returns following the critically acclaimed prize exhibition ‘Master of All Trades’ held in Sheffield in 2017 attracting an audience of over 44,000 visitors.

Artness Contemporary Art Contest

ARTNESS CONTEMPORARY is pleased to announced an open call for the next issue !

Eligibility : Artists are welcome to submit in any medium from all over for promoting their work on cover of Artness Contemporary.

Deadline : March 31.

Application fee : Non- refundable 15 Euros via Paypal directly to

Application : In the email subject of ‘’COVER CONTEST’’ directly to with 1-3 images of work/works.

Artness Contemporary Magazine by Artness Group is an independent international print and online publication dedicated to showcasing and promoting experimental and progressive art. Also includes many opportunity for art studios, galleries, fundraiser, artists, designers and fashion brands and more.

MASK Prize Creativity Competition for Young People Living in Africa

MASK Prize is creativity and innovation competition with prizes for schools and young people living in Africa. 

Strengthen your creativity for a better future. Enter your creative and innovative artworks or entrepreneurial ideas in any medium, on any subject in 3 categories: Schools, Under 15 years old, or Under 25 years old.


1. Anyone who is 25 or younger living anywhere in Africa
2. Any school, college, or university (whether state or private)




BBA Gallery is located in the heart of Berlin and focuses on promising emerging artists. We are currently looking for 3-5 distinct artistic positions to present in a 3-weeks long exhibition at our gallery in April and May 2019, with a big Opening on Friday April 26 for the start of Berlin Gallery Weekend - Berlins biggest contemporary art event of the year. The exhibition will be accompanied by a catalogue.


Amongst the exhibited artists the gallery will select one artist for the BBA ARTIST PRIZE 2019. The winner will be awarded a cash prize of 500 € and will be fully promoted as a guest artist on the gallery’s ARTSY profile for 1 year.



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