Gibraltar Cultural Services, on behalf of the Ministry of Culture, is inviting entries for the 47th Gibraltar International Art Competition. Entries will be exhibited at the Gustavo Bacarisas Galleries from the 5th to the 14th November 2020.

The competition is open to anyone aged 16 and over as at 4th November 2020. A maximum of two paintings and two sculptures may be submitted by each artist with a £10 per entry fee applicable. Works must be original and not previously entered competitively.

Prizes are:

1st Prize                      The Gustavo Bacarisas Prize                     £5,000                                   

2nd Prize                     The Jacobo Azagury                                  £2,000

3rd Prize                      The Leni Mifsud Prize                              £1,500

Gibraltar Theme         The Rudecindo Mannia Prize                    £1,000

Young Artist               The Mario Finlayson 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
  • Mario Finlayson National Gallery, City Hall
  • GEMA, Montagu Bastion
  • Email: info@culture.gi   
  • Website: www.culture.gi/forms

Entries must be handed in at the Gustavo Bacarisas Galleries from Monday 19th October 2020 from 3pm to 7pm. The closing date for receipt of entries is Friday 23rd October 2020. 

For any further information please contact GCS Events Department, City Hall on telephone 20067236 or email: info@culture.gi.