Art for Change Prize


Posted on 2 August 2022

8 September 2022

Who may enter
The competition is open to emerging artists aged 18 or over.

You may enter the competition if You are an emerging artist who has either graduated from a relevant undergraduate degree course since 1 January 2017 or otherwise are within the first 5 years of your professional artistic practice.

Short description

Global creative company, M&C Saatchi Group and London’s iconic Saatchi Gallery have launched a new international art initiative – the annual Art for Change Prize.

This year's prize invites emerging artists from around the world to creatively respond to the theme of 'Equality'.

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

One application per artist is permitted with a maximum of five artworks accepted.

Entry fees
The competition is free to enter.

A total prize fund of £20,000 will be split between six regional winners (UK, Europe, Americas, Asia, Australia, and Africa), 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.

Competition website
For further information visit the official competition website.