Wales Contemporary / Cymru Gyfoe 2020

Website: https://walescontemporary.artopps.co.uk/

Wales Contemporary / Cymru Gyfoes is an international open competition for 2D artwork in any medium excluding photography. Developed by the Waterfront Gallery in association with the Welsh Government, Wales Contemporary seeks to celebrate all aspects of the country by inviting artists to submit work that is ‘Inspired by Wales’ i.e. by its ancient history, its art history, its heritage, its landscape (rural, urban or political) and its contemporary culture. Artists are invited to submit a maximum of three artworks no larger than 140cm in any dimension. The standard submission fee is £15 for one work and £25 for two and £34 for three. The following prizes will be awarded: 1st Prize of £4000, highly commended prize of £2000 for both 2D and 3D, the Young Artist Prize (25 and under) of £1000, the Prize for artists born, educated or resident in Wales of £1000 and the Public choice prize of £1000. The competition is open to all artists aged 18 and over based in the UK or internationally.

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Expires: September 1, 2020


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