The 2020 Open Art Competition & Online Selling Exhibition

Broadway Beyond by Julie Dunster Winner of the Great Broadway Paint Off 2019

Broadway Beyond by Julie Dunster, Winner of the Great Broadway Paint Off 2019

Registration for the competition is now closed.  Prizewinners will be announced on the 29th May when the online exhibition opens, along with details of how to purchase the works of art.

The competition is going ahead online and is open to any artist in any country, in any medium including painting, drawing, photography, sculpture, film, ceramics, textiles, printmaking, digital art, installation and designer makers.

The theme for the competition is ‘Hinterland

Artists’ work that is selected for the final judging stage will now be displayed solely in an online selling exhibition on the Broadway Arts Festival website from 29 May – 31 December, artists will be able to change the status of their entries at anytime during the exhibition.

Prizes will include:

  • The Richard Hagen Gallery prize £1000
  •  The Worshipful Company of Painter Stainers Prize for Representational Art – £500
  •  The John Noott Galleries Prize for Figurative Art – £500
  •  The Little Buckland Gallery Prize for 3D Art – £500
  •  The New Entrant Prize – £500
  •  The Richard Christie Framemaker Visitors’ Choice Prize – £500 of Framing
  •  Gallery Representation
  •  Artist in Residence at Little Buckland Gallery

We are delighted to announce that Stewart Geddes, esteemed Past President of the RWA and renowned artist Ann Blockley, RI, SWA have agreed to be on the judging panel.

For queries please contact Arabella Kiszely at or 01386 853739.