The seventh year of the internationally successful Ashurst Emerging Artist Prize is open for entries! The prize is open to artists working across all genres, styles and backgrounds.
- £10,000 prizes and exhibitions, for the Overall Winner, the Choice Award, the Sculpture Award, the New Media Award with partners Rich Mix and Photography Award with partners Genesis Imaging.
- £1,000 of vouchers from Cass Art for 3 Winners.
- Three month exhibitions in London, England.
- Group Show for 25 Shortlisted Artists in April – August 2021.
- New partnership with Sotheby's Institute of Art.
All entries will feature on our social media platforms, in our ongoing campaigns to clients, and access to our informative talks. For further information and the application form see here www.artprize.co.uk/entry-form or please email firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
The Ashurst Emerging Artist Prize Overall Award:£3,500 of prizes, comprising £3,000 cash prize award, and £500 Cass Art voucherExhibition of a collection of your artworks in the Ashurst Emerging Artists Gallery for Sep-Dec 2021The Ashurst Emerging Artist Prize Sculpture Award:£2,000 of prizes, comprising £1,750 cash prize award, and £250 Cass Art voucherExhibition of a collection of your artworks in the Ashurst London HQ for Sep-Dec 2021The Ashurst Emerging Artist Prize Photography Award:£2,000 of prizes, comprising £1,500 voucher with Genesis Imaging and £500 cash prize awardExhibition of a collection of your photographs in the Ashurst London HQ for Sep-Dec 2021The Ashurst Emerging Artist Prize New Media Art Award:£1,500 cash prize awardExhibition of a collection of your artworks in the Rich Mix Mezzanine Gallery for late 2021The Ashurst Emerging Artist Prize Choice Award:£1,500 of prizes, comprising £1,250 cash prize award, and £250 Cass Art voucherExhibition of a collection of your artworks in the Ashurst London HQ for Sep-Dec 2021
Criteria for Artists & Artworks
Main Entry Details:(1) There is no restriction on the artist regarding age, training or nationality. You may enter from any country, and can be based in any country.(2) All types of art are accepted for this competition. (3) The artist must not have exclusive representation, to enter this art competition.(4) Artwork size must be less than 275cm x 275cm x 50cm for artworks to be hung on the wall, and less than 275cm x 275cm x 200cm for sculptures. If you are unsure, please contact us. Image files should ideally by at least 2000 x 2000 pixels in size (we don't look at dpi) , and the file size should be under 20Mb. (5) Once you have completed the online entry form, you will be sent to the payment page to pay the entry fee. Please select the correct payment option and enter your name in the notes.(6) Entry Fee is £20 for first artwork, then £10 per additional artwork, up to a maximum 5 artworks. You can also pay in US Dollars and Euros too. If you wish to pay in any other currency, please contact us.(7) To also be considered for the New Media Artist Prize, you must clearly specify details of your medium and submit a still image that represents the artwork, and can submit a WeTransfer link to download the sound or video file, or Vimeo, YouTube or website page.(8) Further details are in the Terms and Conditions page here.New Media Award Entry Details(1) If you are submitting a new media artwork then you need to submit a photo image file that represents it in some way, and you can also share a WeTransfer link to download the multimedia, sound or video file in the artwork commentary section of the form. You can also share a Vimeo link, a YouTube link or other website link to the artwork.(2) Please outline what AV or display needs you would require and what you intend to supply yourself(3) Submissions must be considerate of the size and orientation of the gallery space. We are restricted to 275cm x 275cm x 200cm sizes(4) We are open to work that encompasses moving images, mobile apps, interactive installations, and sound art. If you are unsure of whether your work is eligible please contact us directly on email@example.com