Wednesday, 2 December 2015

Lynn Painter-Stainers Prize 2016



First Prize: £15,000
5 Runner-Up Prizes each at: £1,500
Young Artist Award: £2,500
(For an artist who is 25 years of age)
Brian Botting Prize for Works of the Human Figure*: £5,000
(For an artist who is 30 years of age or under)
*Brian Botting, Master of the Painter-Stainers’ Company from 2003-04, has kindly bequeathed a £5,000 annual prize to be awarded to an artist aged 30 or under for an outstanding representation of the human figure.

Rules of the Prize

The Lynn Painter-Stainers Prize is open to living artists over the age of 18, who are resident in the British Isles. Only original, two-dimensional works in any painting or drawing media, that have been completed in the last three years, and that have not been previously exhibited, are eligible. All works must be for sale, except commissioned portraits. The judges’ decision will be final and binding.
Entries will not be accepted from members of the Charity and Education Committee of the Painter-Stainers’ Company.

Conditions of Entry

Artists may submit digital images of up to four works. Works of art submitted must not exceed 60 inches (152 cms) in their largest dimension including frame.

Entry Fee

The standard entry fee is £15 per work and student entry fee is  £8 payable at the time of entry.

Key Dates

  • 16 December 2015  Deadline for online entries, by 5pm (GMT)
  • 8 January 2016 Results of initial judging emailed to artists by this date
  • 16 January 2016 Shortlisted artists submit works to FBA 10am-5pm
  • 19 January 2016 Results of final round judging emailed to artists by this date
  • 22 January 2016 Unaccepted works available for collection at the FBA, 10am-5pm
  • 7 March 2016 Private View and Prize Giving
  • 7 – 13 March 2016 Exhibition at Mall Galleries, The Mall, London SW1
  • 25 June – 7 July 2016 Guildford House Gallery,155 High Street, Guildford GU1 3AJ
 For more information and to apply go here

1 comment:

  1. a correction --- the deadline for online entry is the 19th of December