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The New Emergence Art Prize 2021 offers a £1000 cash prize and a permanent feature in our online gallery.  We want to help under represented artists to gain exposure and provide financial support. 


This is our fourth open call and we have doubled the cash prize to £1000 since last year.

There are no restrictions regarding artists training, education, age, nationality, gender, race, sexual orientation. 

There is no set theme, we want to see the breadth of artwork being made internationally.

How To Apply

Complete the application form below


Pay the £12 submission fee for one artwork, £17 for two and £20 for three entries (the fee covers admin costs & contributes to the prize fund)


Email 1 JPG image per entry (up to 2mb per file) OR a URL link to Youtube or Vimeo for videos to  

Please include your full name and the title of your artwork within the JPG

(e.g. John Smith_Artwork Title).


Application Timeline

Submissions Open: 29 November 2021

Deadline for submissions: 17 January 2022 (23:59 GMT)

Shortlist announcement: 24 January 2022

Winner announced: 31 January 2022

Application Form

Thank you for applying. Please pay the entry fee & submit your artwork

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