Contests and contests
Urban Audiovisual Contest #Entreplanos
Contemporary Architecture Foundation
The Contemporary Architecture Foundation announces the third edition of the #Entreplanos urban audiovisual contest, preparing with this especially participatory activity, the celebration of World Urbanism Day, which will take place in November. Entreplanos emerges as an invitation to citizen reflection, encouraging debate about our most immediate places and assimilating the technology we already use on a daily basis as a research, creation and dissemination tool, accessible to anyone. Not by chance, these three concepts constitute the fundamental lines of activity of the...
6th Photography Contest: Fences
Ateneo de Mairena del Aljarafe
The Ateneo de Mairena del Aljarafe announces the sixth edition of its Photography competition. PARTICIPANTS : Any person of legal age, regardless of their nationality and residence, may participate. THEME: "FENCES" "Fences of all kinds, except publicity, built with any material and in any time or geography, in rural and urban areas, that obstruct, separate, enclose, block, isolate ... people or animals." TECHNICAL, FORMAT AND NUMBER OF PHOTOGRAPHS : Photographs can be made with digital or...
Cátera Ateneo Cádiz Awards for Academic Excellence
The "Cátera Ateneo de Cádiz Awards for Academic Excellence" are created with the intention of recognizing and valuing the study, dedication and work of the students of the University of Cádiz in order to promote excellence for the development of the various sciences and the humanistic contributions so necessary for the future of our society. Graduates and graduates of the Bachelor's Degrees of the University of Cádiz may designate a prize for each of the Areas of Science, Art and Humanities, and Health Sciences, and two awards for the Engineering Area and others...
BMB International Sculpture Award 2019
Organized by BMB Sculpting
All artists over eighteen years of age, regardless of their nationality and place of residence, may participate in this contest, subject to registration as established in these rules. Each participant may submit a single work of which he is the author and owner. The theme of the works will be the portrait, being the artistic style free. The submitted works must be original and not awarded in any other contest, exhibition, exhibition, viewing, pass or public exhibition of any kind. Bases
XXIX Cherry Painting Competition "Villargordo"
Any national or foreign painter who wishes to participate can participate. being an indispensable condition that the submitted works are original and have not been awarded in any other contest, admitting only two works per author. More information at https://www.arteinformado.com
XIX Eurostars Grand Marina Award for Photography 2019
Directed to: Artists, Professionals, Organizations, of any nationality.
The XIX Eurostars Grand Marina of Photography Award will recognize those series that capture, with an innovative look, the theme "Architectures of Barcelona". With a mixture of old, new and peculiar buildings, the architecture of Barcelona attracts thousands of visitors every year, being the city known worldwide for its mix of Gothic and modernist architecture. Beyond Gaudí we find structures and buildings that tell us about the history of Barcelona's architecture: the Monastery of Pedralbes, the Gran Teatro del Liceu, the Casa Amatller or the Torre Agbar are some examples of the...
IV LOEWE 2020 Craft Prize
Organized by: Loewe Foundation
In 2016, LOEWE FOUNDATION launched the annual LOEWE international craft award to showcase and celebrate novelty, excellence and artistic merit in modern craftsmanship. LOEWE creative director, Jonathan Anderson, conceived the initiative inspired by the beginnings of LOEWE as an artisan cooperative in 1846, with the aim of recognizing the importance of art in today's culture and recognizing artisans whose talent, vision and will innovate will establish a standard for the future. The LOEWE Craft Award seeks to recognize and support international artisans of any age (over 18 years of age)...
XXX Maria Luisa Memorial
International Mountain, Nature and Adventure Photography and Video Contest
The María Luisa Memorial reconvenes photographers and filmmakers, both amateurs and professionals, in which it will be the thirtieth edition of their contest, with the purpose of being able to find new and innovative images that allow us to continue promoting their artistic work, by same time as with the diffusion of the natural environment and its necessary protection. The mountain, nature, wildlife, mountaineering, climbing, landscape, the submerged world, biodiversity, flora, extreme sports and adventure, etc ... will once again be the reference themes in this contest, both in...
XXXIV National Photography Contest
Contest in Bollullos Par del Condado, Huelva, Spain
All the photographers of national scope, or residents in Spain, who wish it, will be able to participate in this Contest. Each author may attend with a maximum of two original series, not awarded in any other contest before. Each series must consist of at least 3 photographs, and a maximum of 5 photographs. Each author may attend the two contests that are called. Being the free theme. In the Local contest, only one photo will be awarded, and each author may submit a maximum of two photographs. All techniques and procedures and all trends or aesthetic trends will be accepted. ...
XIX Manolo Valdés Art Exhibition Contest 2019
Organized by the Town Hall of Altura, Castellón
The Ayuntamiento de Altura announces the nineteenth edition of the Manolo Valdés Plastic Arts Exhibition Contest. Artists of any nationality and condition may participate, with a single original work in painting or sculpture, freely chosen in theme or technique, which has not been previously awarded in any other contest or contest. The submitted works will have a minimum of 100x81 cm. and a maximum of 200 centimeters in any of its dimensions, and must not exceed 50 Kg. of weight. The paints must be mounted in a frame or solid support, avoiding glass and other fragile...
XXVIII Antonio Arnau National Painting Prize
Organized by the Town Hall of Quintanar de la Orden, Toledo
Spanish or foreign artists living in Spain may participate. A maximum of two original works will be admitted, with freedom of technique, theme and style, mounted on a frame or rigid support, framed with a ribbon or jonquil. The works will be included in a format that does not exceed 150 cm in width and will not be less than 100x100 cm. Bases
XLVII International Painting Competition Villa de Fuente Álamo
Organized by the City Council of Fuente Álamo de Murcia
All national and foreign artists who wish to do so without age limits may attend this competition. Characteristics of the works: - Each artist can only compete with a single work and that has not been awarded in any other Contest. - The theme and technique will be freely chosen. - The measurements of the works will have a minimum of 80 x 80 cm and a maximum of 200 x 200 cm, if any of the works was composed of different parts (diptychs, triptychs, etc.), the set of dimensions will be computed for the purpose of maximum dimensions. All of them. Bases
I Art and design fair in the Sierra Norte de Madrid.
Welcome to North 2019
Torrearte SL, with the aim of invigorating contemporary art, stimulating the exchange of different visions of artistic expression and highlighting the contributions of new creators, invites you to participate in the I Art and Design Fair in the Sierra Norte de Madrid "Welcome to the North "2019. Masd information at www.torrearte.org
Homo Natura Art Contest
Homo Natura Contest: the relationship of the human being with his environment. Open call for artists until May 20. This activity is framed within the activities of the Fair Welcome to the North, in Torremocha de Jarama (Madrid), which will be held on June 1, 2019. The disciplines that can participate are the following: Painting, illustration, photography, design, sculpture and textiles. The prize is € 300 and the organization of an individual exhibition in the Torrearte exhibition hall. You can find all the information at www.torrearte.org
Young creators contest 2019
Short film, dance, music, microteatro, ...
All young Spaniards or foreigners residing in Spain, who are between the ages of 14 and 30, both included, may participate on the date of publication of the call. For the groups, at least 50% of the members must have this age and the average age of the participants must not exceed the average of 30, provided none of the members exceeds 35 years. In the modality of short film, the age of the director will be taken as reference. Bases
Figurativas 2019 - 10th Painting and Sculpture Contest
Organized by: Foundation of Arts and Artists
The Foundation of Arts and Artists announces the 10th Figurative'19 Contest, endowed with a First Painting Prize of up to € 36,000, a Sculpture Acquisition Fund of € 40,000 and a fund to be determined for the acquisition of painting works. The Foundation seeks to promote and disseminate Figurative Art, and its main purpose will be to encourage artistic initiatives and sponsor artists. Being the main mission of the Foundation the diffusion and the support to the figurative artists, the Figurativas'19 Contest has become one of the most effective tools to reach authors from all the...
31 National Painting Competition of Lora del Río (Seville) Miguel González Sandoval 2019
All the artists resident in the Spanish territory can take part, except the winner of the last edition. It is established as an indispensable condition when receiving the prize that of attending the Delivery Ceremony that will be held on May 4, 2019 in the Opening Ceremony of the Exhibition of the Painting Contests of 2019. In case of not being able to attend, the prize will be declared DESERT. Each participant may submit to the contest a maximum of TWO original works, not awarded in any other contest, of their own authorship, which may be of technique, theme and free aesthetic trend...
Summoned Nocturne Toledo
Organized by: Spanish Association of Painters and Sculptors - AEPE, Diputación Provincial de Toledo
In 2019 there will be the commemoration of the 990th anniversary of the birth of the Toledan Abū Isḥāq Ibrāhīm ibn Yaḥyā al-Naqqāsh al-Zarqālī, latinized as Azarquiel, one of the most important Hispano-Arab astrologers and geographers whose fame and influence spread throughout Europe until the sixteenth century. Adapted the astronomical tables until then in use to the coordinates of Toledo, becoming known as "Tables Toledo". It can be said that Azarquiel turned Toledo into the medieval Greenwich, whose zero meridian coincided with that of the capital of Almamún. He also...
Superior Council of Scientific Investigations (CSIC), Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology (FECYT)
Participation is open to any person of legal age who presents his / her own images that have not been selected in similar contests or selection processes, and that are included in the aforementioned theme. In addition, to encourage the participation of students of secondary education and vocational training through their teachers, they can do so in the "Science in the classroom" mode. The theme of the images should be science and technology. The images must be related to scientific research and its technological and industrial applications, reflecting the object of study of scientific...
International Award for Cultural Innovation 2018-2019: Internet
Organized by: Center for Contemporary Culture of Barcelona (CCCB)
The International Prize for Cultural Innovation is a biennial thematic event organized by the Center for Contemporary Culture of Barcelona (CCCB) with the aim of stimulating projects that explore possible cultural scenarios for the coming years. The theme for the third edition of the Prize (2018-2019) is Internet. What can we do, from the culture, for a more free, egalitarian and open Internet? This edition of the International Prize for Cultural Innovation is open to innovative cultural projects that propose actions in areas such as accessibility and representation, security and privacy,...
54 Queen Sofia Prize for Painting and Sculpture
For artists of Spanish nationality and foreigners residing in Spain.
The Spanish Association of Painters and Sculptors announces the 54th QUEEN SOFIA OF PAINTING AND SCULPTURE AWARD, which will be held from 7 to 24 March 2019, at the Casa de Vacas of Buen Retiro Park in Madrid. Bases
Displaced. 2nd edition
Participation is open to individual or collective creators of any age or nationality.
DISPLACED is a program of ephemeral interventions in the common areas of the Hybrid Art Fair. DISPLACED will host spontaneous works in singular spaces: installations based on the transience of its elements such as light, found objects, participatory projects, actions, performance, etc. ABOUT THE FAIR Hybrid Art Fair is an international art fair that is located in a non-traditional exhibition space: the rooms of the Petit Palace Santa Bárbara hotel. Hybrid is a dynamic event that offers an atypical exhibition program and a parallel program of activities and live actions that favors...
VII Production Grant DKV Seguros-Álvarez Margaride
Organized by: DKV Seguros Médicos, LABoral Center for Art and Industrial Creation
LABoral is a multidisciplinary institution that produces, disseminates and promotes access to new cultural forms born from the critical and creative use of information and communication technologies (ICTs). Platform 0. Production Center LABoral Center for Art and Industrial Creation makes its Production Center available to the cultural sector. Platform 0, for the realization of projects at the intersection between art, science, technology and society, with the aim of enabling the execution of artistic proposals and their introduction in professional circuits. DKV Seguros Grupo DKV is...
XXII edition of the International Prize of Humanitarian Photography Luis Valtueña
Organized by: Doctors of the World
Médicos del Mundo announces the XXII edition of the LUIS VALTUEÑA INTERNATIONAL HUMANITARIAN PHOTOGRAPHY PRIZE , under the following conditions: Photographers and photographers can participate both professional and amateur staff, of legal age, of any nationality. The photographs must narrate or tell a story related to these issues: humanitarian action, international cooperation, social exclusion, violation of human rights, armed conflicts, natural disasters, refugee or immigrant populations or excluded groups. Bases
Ateneo-Universidad de Málaga 2018 Awards
The Ateneo de Málaga and the University of Málaga, through its Vice-rectorate of Culture and Sports, call the 2018 edition of the "Ateneo-Universidad" Awards in the following categories: 1) Poetry 2) Journalism 3) Engraving 4) Photography 5) Videocreation 6) Music Bases: 1. REGULATIONS COMMON TO ALL PARTICIPATING CATEGORIES A.- PARTICIPANTS Anyone who lives in Malaga and the province may participate. B.- WORKS Projects that have not been awarded in other contests or previously in this contest, in the same category, in the four previous competitions may be submitted...
Research Scholarships on Contemporary Art of the Patio Herreriano Museum of Valladolid 2018-2019
Sep 14, 2018 - Dec 3, 2018
University students from the last two years who can prove they have passed the first two, as well as graduates / graduates under the age of 35, may participate in the following courses: History of Art, History, Philosophy, Fine Arts, Education, Restoration and Heritage, Library and Information Science, and Architecture. Applicants must have been born or registered in Valladolid capital at the time of submitting their application.
Scholarships for the Masters of Photography Too Many Flash 2019
More than € 44,000 in scholarships to study photography in Spain.
The TOO MANY FLASH Photographic Entrepreneurship School recruits the most talented, potential and motivated photographers to prepare them as professional photographers. Through their scholarship program, award-winning candidates will be able to access one of their three International Masters with professional orientation. More information.
I Prize for Research and Essay on Therapeutic Applications of Art
Organized by: Fundación María José Jove
The María José Jove Foundation announces the First Prize for Research and Essay on Therapeutic Applications of Art , a call that aims to contribute to the study, dissemination and praxis of art as a therapeutic tool; at the same time that encourage contemporary thinking from interdisciplinarity. They can opt for the Prize for Research and Essay on Therapeutic Applications of Art María José Jove Foundation 2018 over 18 years of age, of any nationality and place of residence, which must present a monograph on a subject related to art as a therapeutic means, and can...
XXVII López-Villaseñor Prize for Plastic Arts
REGULATORY BASES XXVII "LOPEZ-VILLASEÑOR" PRIZE FOR PLASTIC ARTS The City Council of Ciudad Real, through its Department of Culture intends to carry out, starting next October, the 27th López-Villaseñor Prize for Plastic Arts. OBJECT.- It is object of the present bases to regulate the conditions by which the concession of the awards Lopez-Villaseñor of Plastic Arts of Ciudad Real has to be governed. PARTICIPATION METHODS.- Two modalities are established: a) Painting: The modality will be painting, in its different techniques, styles and free theme. b)...
I Painting Competition Encounter with the Art "Urban Looks"
Organized by: Real Estate Encuentro
Real Estate Encuentro convenes the First Edition of the Painting Contest Encounter with the Art "Miradas Urbanas", a different, agile, current, interactive painting contest in which the public, through an online voting, will select the 25 finalist works that will choose the prize. Call open from July 15 to October 30, 2018. First prize: € 1,000 Prize 25 finalists: exhibition in the spaces of Encuentro Real Estate. In Real Estate Encuentro we care about your look. In fact, we care so much that we have created a Painting Contest whose first edition has the motto "Urban Looks"....
II Poetry Contest "Blas de Otero"
District of Moncloa-Aravaca (Madrid)
1. OBJECT OF THE CALL. The District of Moncloa-Aravaca with the aim of promoting and encouraging the participation of citizens with concerns in the poetic creation, establishes the basis of the II Poetry Contest "Blas de Otero", constituting the object of these rules the regulation and convocation of said contest. The provisions of the additional provision of the Ordinance of general regulatory bases for the granting of subsidies by the Madrid City Council and its public bodies, of October 30, 2013, in Law 38/2003, will be applicable in this call. November 17, General Subsidies and its...
Book Dummy Award 2018
La Fábrica and Photo London come together to launch their Book Dummy Award in order to select and publish a great project of author photography that stands out for its quality, its uniqueness and its international vocation. The prize will consist of: > Publication of the book in circulation not less than 1,000 copies. > Its distribution worldwide through the publishing catalog of La Fábrica. > Its exhibition at festivals and first-class fairs such as Photo London and PHotoEspaña, and its registration in the most important photography contests in the...
X International Watercolor Prize JULIO QUESADA
Organized by: Cooperativa Eléctrica San Francisco de Asís
The Foundation of the Valencian Community of the San Francisco de Asís Electric Cooperative, with the aim of promoting the figure of the renowned watercolorist Mr. Julio Quesada Guilabert, calls for participation in the "X INTERNATIONAL AWARD OF JULIO QUESADA ACUARELA PRIZE", with according to the following BASES: Pre-registration: In this edition we have considered establishing the figure of the pre-selected, in order to save costs to the authors. So all those who wish to participate in this International Contest, will send the digital image of the work (no more than one mega),...
XV National Watercolor Competition Villa de Caudete
Organized by: City Council of Caudete
Categories: Painting Contests Convenor: City Council of Caudete Prize: € 3000 + € 2,500 + € 2000 + € 1200 + € 1000 (acquisitions) Presentation: Presencial + Correo Place: Caudete, Albacete Start date: 01-10-2018 Closing date: 09-10-2018 Bases XV Caudete National Watercolor Contest 1. Spanish or foreign artists may attend this contest. 2. The theme will be free and original. Only one work per author will be admitted, being an indispensable condition that has not been awarded in any other contest. 3. The works will necessarily be framed with a 4 cm thick...
XIV National Painting Award Paul Ricard Art Club
Paul Ricard Art Club Association
Artists of Spanish nationality or residents of Spain may participate in this award. The current call will be closed to the winning artists of any of the last two editions of this prize. Each applicant may submit a single pictorial work that must be unpublished, that is, not previously exposed. As a size requirement it is established that the maximum dimension can not exceed 200 centimeters on any of its sides and the minimum of 81 centimeters. For more information: click here
XXIII Contest Young Painters Foundation Gaceta
Organized by: Fundación Gaceta Regional
The Regional Gaceta Foundation has just convened its traditional Young Painters and Short Stories contests this year with the aim of continuing to promote the promotion of pictorial art and creativity and literary values. The XXIII Contest of Young Painters has an important novelty this year: participants must register before September 30, 2018 through a form, which will attach their data and photographs of the works with which they wish to participate. The jury will make a first pre-selection of works based on the images. The shortlisted artists must send their works to the Regional Gaceta...
Mislata Biennial Miquel Navarro. Mislata Public Art Awards 2018
Organized by: Ayuntamiento de Mislata
The Biennial Public Art Awards of Mislata Miquel Navarro 2018 is a call that aims to promote, help and promote the work of those and those active visual artists, giving space to all kinds of innovative and representative proposals of the latest artistic trends in public art, with the objective of selecting and rewarding 10 of the participating projects so that they can become a reality in the streets of Mislata. The Public Art Awards Mislata 2018 will have special attention for those projects presented based on the intervention in the public space taking into account in its approach the...
IV COMIC COMPETITION AGAINST GENDER VIOLENCE
The City Council of Zaragoza through the Equality Service and in collaboration with the Cubit Youth Library, announces the FOURTH COMIC COMPETITION AGAINST GENDER VIOLENCE. All those persons of legal age who wish may participate in the contest, individually or jointly.
II Video Art Contest
We turn 25 years and we want to celebrate with you, that you have made it possible. To be even more protagonists, we launched our 'Videoart Contest'. It is aimed at new artists and anyone who wants to participate has to send us their vision of the evolution of the last 25 years of Latin America , focusing well on specific events, trends, characters, areas, countries, etc. The materials that arrive to us will be part of the exhibition 'América late', which can be visited during the month of October on the occasion of our 25th anniversary. In this way, we support the dissemination...
XVII Comarca Bajo Photography Competition
"Active economy of Bajo Cinca"
The objectives of this call will be to encourage the creation of artistic and literary manifestations among the inhabitants of the Comarca as well how to support new cultural initiatives of amateurs. All people residing in the European Union will be able to participate. For more information: click here
One finger of foam, two fingers of forehead 2018
"A finger of foam, two fingers of the front" is an awareness campaign whose material is elaborated through a creative contest, an initiative developed by and for young people of age who want to demonstrate their talent and promote patterns of beer consumption in a moderate, responsible and social way, within the lifestyle and Mediterranean diet typical of our country. The contest has four categories , which undergo some modifications with respect to those of previous years: Video, Flash Fiction, Image (combines Graphics and Photography) and, as a great novelty, Urban Art . Each one of them...
V Ankaria Prize for the Artist's Book
The Ankaria Foundation announces the V Ankaria Prize for the Artist's Book, an initiative that originated in 2014, associated with the exhibition "The Painted Word", and with which it is intended to promote the production of artist books among the creative community. After the success of past editions, the Foundation has decided to continue with the project and to call the fifth edition of the prize. The winning projects will become part of the next exhibition in roaming "The Word Painted". This exhibition covers a wide variety of plastic and technical languages, as a result of...
VIII Contest of Quick Painting in the Open Air of Ubrique "Pedro Lobato Hoyos"
Organized by: Ubrique City Council
On Saturday, September 1 will take place the VIII Concurso de Pintura Rápida al Aire Libre de Ubrique "Pedro Lobato Hoyos" , one of the most outstanding cultural events of the ubriqueño calendar for which it is again expected a wide participation of painters from diverse Municipalities of the national and Andalusian geography. Bases
II INTERNATIONAL PRIZE OF POETRY "JORGE MANRIQUE"
A contest in recognition and memory to the Paredeño poet, to which works from any part of the world can be presented.
The Provincial Council of Palencia has called the II International Poetry Prize "Jorge Manrique" which endowed with 6,000 euros, which aims to enhance the figure of one of the greats of Spanish literature of all time, the pre-Renaissance poet Jorge Manrique. The Provincial Institution for the first time called this award last year in recognition and memory of the poet Jorge Manrique, who gives name to this international literary competition that the Provincial Council of Palencia organizes in collaboration with the City of Paredes de Nava. Detail of the bases: click here
XIX Drawing and Watercolor Contest Felipe Orlando 2018
The Delegation of Culture of the Excmo. Ayuntamiento de Benalmádena announces the Felipe Orlando 2018 National Drawing and Watercolor Contest to promote the plastic arts through a nationwide contest that encourages artists from the rest of Spain to present their works here and also as a promotion of the name of Benalmádena, linking them to these artistic activities. To consulate bases, click here: BASES
I Photo Contest ESCOfoto
In digital format, with prize for adults and minors
The use of the mobile phone to take photos has made each one of us a potential photographer of what surrounds us and in social networks we see continually extraordinary images of San Lorenzo de El Escorial made with our mobile. So that all those photos have the opportunity to be seen by the largest possible number of people, the First Photo Contest ESCOfoto, for digital photos, will be convened and will have two categories, adults and minors, with a prize each, and a free theme centered on San Lorenzo de El Escorial (its people, its landscape, its surroundings, its urbanism, its details...
VI Spanish Song Contest "Olivo de Plata"
The Municipal Delegation of Culture of the City council of Olivares (Seville) organizes the VI Contest of Spanish Song "Olivo de Plata" , with the aim of promoting and diffusing the musical genre of the copla and Spanish song. All those over 18 years old can participate, sending a voice or video test, to any of the following e-mail addresses: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org The deadline to register for the VI Spanish Song Competition "Olivo de Plata 2018", will be open from May 20 to June 20, 2018 , both inclusive. For more information, consult the bases at...
III Contest of Preventive Music (((Local))) 2018
Artists with place of birth or residents in the province of Córdoba
The III Contest of Preventive Music (((Local))) 2018 is a musical contest to raise awareness, support and value the artistic contributions of groups and artists from Cordoba. The styles included in the contest are those of any mode of 'modern music', mainly pop-rock in all its tendencies, backgrounds and derivations (singer-songwriters, jazz / soul, hip-hop, funk, metal, punk, reggae, garage, heavy), as well as other musical trends such as Folk., fusion, Latin, percussion or new age. For more information: click here
XXI National Painting Prize Mainel Foundation
The National Painting Prize Mainel Foundation is intended for children under 35 years of any nationality. The aim is to encourage the creative work of those who can make a young and coherent proposal, aimed at an audience interested in the latest plastic arts. The important thing about the National Prize for Painting Mainel Foundation is not its economic endowment, but its jury, formed annually by personalities from the art world and specialists in this field. The career of young artists is driven by the exhibition of their works, the publication of a catalog and, in the most recent...