International Art Competition 2018

08-Aug-2018


PRESS RELEASE 

45th GIBRALTAR INTERNATIONAL ART EXHIBITION 2018


Gibraltar Cultural Services, on behalf of the Ministry of Culture, is inviting entries for the 45th Gibraltar International Art Competition. Entries will be exhibited at the Gustavo Bacarisas Galleries from the 7th to the 17th November 2018.

The competition is open to anyone aged 16 and over as at 5th November 2018. 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                    £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 Ministry Culture 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 22nd October 2018 from 3pm to 7pm. The closing date for receipt of entries is Friday 26th October 2018

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