National Celebrations ‘Our Gibraltar’ Competition


Gibraltar Cultural Services (GCS), on behalf of the Self Determination for Gibraltar Group (SDGG), is inviting entries for the annual National Celebrations Photographic and Art Competitive Exhibition. The exhibition will run from Wednesday 31st August to Friday 23rd September 2022.

The competition is being produced in conjunction with the Fine Arts Association and the Gibraltar Photographic Society and is open to Gibraltarians and residents in Gibraltar aged 16 and over (as on 30th August 2022). The theme is ‘Our Gibraltar’ and participants may submit a maximum of four entries but no more than two per category. Works must be original and not previously entered competitively.

The Prizes are as follows:


  • The Ministry of Culture Award for Overall Winner                 £1,500*


  • The Our Gibraltar Art Award – Painting, Drawing, Prints, Digital Painting and Sculptures
    1st Prize – £750
    2nd Prize – £250


  • The Our Gibraltar Photography Award – Photographs and Digital Work
    1st Prize – £750
    2nd Prize – £250


*The Overall Winner entry will become property of the Ministry of Culture.

Entry Forms can be obtained from:

  • John Mackintosh Hall / The City Hall
  • Fine Arts Gallery
  • The Photographic Society
  • GEMA Gallery
  • Mario Finlayson National Gallery

All works must be handed in between Monday 22nd and Wednesday 24th August at the Fine Arts Gallery from 9am to 4pm.

For any enquiries, please contact the GCS Events Department via email or on 200 67236, or the Fine Arts Gallery via email or on 200 52126.