44th International Art Exhibition 2017

25-Sep-2017


PRESS RELEASE

 

 

44th GIBRALTAR INTERNATIONAL ART EXHIBITION 2017

 

 

Gibraltar Cultural Services, on behalf of the Ministry of Culture, is inviting entries for the 44th Gibraltar International Art Competition. Entries will be exhibited at the Gustavo Bacarisas Galleries from the 8th to the 18th November 2017.

The competition is open to anyone aged 16 and over as at 6th November 2017. A maximum of two paintings and two sculptures may be submitted by each artist. Works must be original and not previously entered competitively.

Prizes are:

 

1st Prize                      The Gustavo Bacarisas Prize                    £4,000

                                   

2nd Prize                     The Jacobo Azagury                                   £2,000

 

3rd Prize                     The Leni Mifsud Prize                                 £1,500

 

Gibraltar Theme       The Rudesindo Mannia Prize                   £1,000

 

Young Artist              The Sovereign Art Foundation Prize       £1,000

(16-24 yrs)

 

 

All the above listed winning artworks will become the property of the Ministry of Culture.

Entry forms and conditions are available from:

The Fine Arts Gallery, Casemates

John Mackintosh Hall, 308 Main Street

Email: info@culture.gi   

Website: www.culture.gi

Entries must be handed in at the Gustavo Bacarisas Galleries from Monday 23rd October 2017 from 3pm to 7pm. The closing date for receipt of entries is Friday 27th October 2017

For any further information please contact the Events Department, Gibraltar Cultural Services, 308 Main Street on telephone 20067236 or email: info@culture.gi.