Art for Change Prize

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Applications close
8 September 2022
28 October 2022
Prize money
GBP £20,000
United Kingdom
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With the concept of Art for Change in mind, this year’s prize invites emerging artists from around the world to creatively respond to the theme of ‘Equality’. Eligibility: The prize is available to emerging artists based in the following M&C Saatchi key global regions: UK, Europe, Americas, Asia, Australia, and Africa.

To apply artists must be aged 18 or over and within the first five years of what they hope to be a successful artistic career.

Accepted media includes painting, drawing, illustration, photography, collage, 2D mixed-media, video or film.

What you get: A total prize fund of £20,000 will be split between six regional winners, five to receive £2,000 each and one overall winner to receive £10,000.

All artists will exhibit their winning works in a dedicated exhibition at Saatchi Gallery in London, where the overall winner will be announced on Wednesday 7 December 2022. Deadline 08 September 2022

Application dates
14 July 2022 - 8 September 2022
Exhibition dates
08 December 2022 - 06 January 2023
Finalists notified
28 October 2022
National and International Entries Allowed
Prize frequency
Australia: Emma Robbins, Executive Creative Director at M&C Saatchi Melbourne, Mandie van der Merwe, Executive Creative Director at M&C Saatchi Sydney, Blak Douglas, Artist and 2022 Archibald Prize winner
Prize genre
2D works
Saatchi Gallery, Duke of York's HQ, King's Rd, London SW3 4RY, United Kingdom
United Kingdom
GBP £20,000
Last updated
3 August 2022
Prior Winners
No prize winners information available