The theme for the 2018 competition will be ‘Reflection’. The competition is open to any artist, in any medium including photography, sculpture, film, ceramics and design makers.


Prizes to include:

Main Prize £1000 – Sponsored by John Noott Contemporary Art
3D Prize £500 – Sponsored by Little Buckland Gallery
Local Artist’s Prize £500 – Sponsored by The Richard Hagen Gallery
Visitor’s choice £500 worth of framing – Sponsored by Richard Christie Framemaker
Gallery Representation
Artist in Residence

We are delighted to announce that the 2018 judging panel will be chaired by the eminent engraver and printmaker Norman Ackroyd, RA.

We hope to build on the reputation of the competition following the spectacular ‘Conflict’ Exhibition in 2016, with up to 200 of the entries being shown in a prestigious selling exhibition at Little Buckland Gallery throughout the 2018 Festival in June.

Registration is now open!

Download and complete a Registration Form or email Arabella Kiszely with any queries.

The deadline for entries is 6th May 2018.