Embracing Our Differences 2020

Art is a powerful tool to evoke social change. Without uttering a single word, artists can enlighten, educate and affect change around the world.

Total Prize: $3,000

Creative Conscience Awards 2019

The Creative Conscience Awards welcome projects by students and graduates (of up to two years) from any creative discipline. The deadline for 2018 has now passed, but we’ll be launching the 2019 awards at the end of this year. The awards are the perfect opportunity to push your curiosity and create the change you want to see in the world. You can enter the awards solo or in a team (of up to six), and can choose your own issue to tackle or work from one of our exciting briefs.

Art Olympia 2019 International Open Art Competition

Art Olympia is an open art competition held as a biennial event with the goal of discovering talented artists around the world and supporting their activities. It aims to promote exchanges of the world’s various cultures through arts.

Total Prize: $120,000

Prix Ars Electronica 2019

The Prix Ars Electronica is the world’s most time-honored media arts competition. Winners are awarded the coveted Golden Nica statuette, prize money ranging up to € 10,000 per category and an opportunity to showcase their talents at the famed Ars Electronica Festival in Linz.

Total Prize: €53,000

NTU Singapore Global Digital Art Prize 2019

We welcome submissions of new works to two categories: International Professionals and Local Students. Artists working in any genre of digital art are eligible, with more than 50% of the media engaged involving digital technology.

Total Prize: 50,000 SGD - $35,000

F The Art World 2019 – International Art Competition

How do you see humanity? How would you change it? Or would you? Show your interpretation of positive change through visual storytelling. The good and the bad of human behavior and how it affects the world we live in.

BP Portrait Award 2019

After 30 years of sponsorship the BP Portrait Award still remains the most prestigious portrait painting competition in the world and represents the very best in contemporary practice. With a first prize of £35,000, and a total prize fund of £74,000, the Award is aimed at encouraging artists to focus upon and develop portraiture in their work.

2019 Bow Seat Ocean Awareness Student Contest

Climate change is the biggest issue of your lifetime. Your whole life will be lived as the impacts of global climate change are taking place.

Total Prize: $5,000

LensCulture Visual Storytelling Awards 2019

The LensCulture Visual Storytelling Awards recognize the work of photographers weaving compelling narratives into their work. Our international jury is looking for image makers who are defining contemporary visual storytelling, whether that be through documentary work, imaginative storytelling, or something that combines (or defies!) all of the above.

Total Prize: $5,000

TSLIQUID International Contest 2018

ITSLIQUID GROUP, a communication platform for contemporary art, architecture and design, is proud to present ITSLIQUID International Contest - 6th Edition 2018. The contest is a great opportunity to present your works in galleries and art spaces in the most influential cities in the world. Taking part in ITSLIQUID Contest, you can win the participation in contemporary art exhibitions in Venice during the 58th Art Biennale 2019, in New York City, Bogotá and Buenos Aires, interviews and featured articles on specialized magazines and platforms, one year contracts for the representation in influential art galleries.

Total Prize: 100.000€