OPEN CALL artists opportunity for the annual Visual Arts Open Prize 2020, submissions closing soon.
Now in its 4th year, VAO art competition is a not for profit event open emerging artists based in the UK and internationally. The aim is to give artists the ultimate platform to develop their passion and career in the arts sector. Winners will benefit from exhibiting, selling and showcasing their work to art critics and art buyers alike. Artists can apply at www.visualartopen.com
Art Prize Fund value of £5,000
- Painting/Mixed Media/Printmaking
- Photography/Digital Art
- Young Artist (16-24 years old)
- Children’s Award (15 years and under)
All finalists invited to exhibit at the UKs largest artist art fair in November 2020 plus receive a annual membership to the Visual Artists Association www.visual-artists.org
Overall winner of the VAO will be awarded: Annual Mentorship Package, Cash prize of £1,000.00 to support the production of new works, plus solo show at Chester Art Fair 2021
£250.00 will be awarded for category winners
ALL SUBMISSIONS will receive promotion on social media and email coverage to 50,000, plus an invitation to the annual show
No age restrictions – all welcome to apply!