The Sunny Art Prize 2022


Published: Sunday, 14 November 2021

30 June 2022

Who may enter
The competition is open to all artists from around the world. Entrants must be 18 years or over.

Short description
The Sunny Art Prize is an international art prize hosted by Sunny Art Centre, London.

The Sunny Art Prize is sponsored by Art Council England and has established itself as one of the UK’s most prestigious international art competitions. The scope of this contemporary art prize is about sourcing the most talented artists from all over the world, both established and emerging, who produce ground-breaking and innovative artworks. We select artists who work with a wide range of media, making the art prize a varied and stimulating global platform to engage with critical contemporary issues and topics.

You can submit entries that fall under the categories of sculpture, painting, drawing, original print, photography, ceramic, mixed media, installation, video art and/or moving image, digital art (including physical work which is computer generated, e.g. digital prints).

Entries must be submitted online via https://www.sunnyartcentre.co.uk/artprize/apply/

Sunny Art Prize 2020 - Prize Winners

Wreck, Oil on board, 62x85.5cm. Artist: Richard Kenton Webb.

Adapting To The New Reality Of Life Under Lockdown. Artist: Svetlana Ochkovskaya.

Reconnection - Mr Jones, Charcoal on Paper, 77x110cm. Artist: Frances Gynn.

Entry fees
£25 for 1 entry
£32 for 2 entries
£40 for 3 entries
£45 for 4 entries

• 1st prize: £3,000 plus one-month residency in China
• 2nd prize: £2,000 plus one-month residency in China
• 3rd prize: £1,000 plus one-month residency in China

All the shortlisted artists have the opportunity to exhibit their work at the Sunny Art Centre, London.

Competition website
For further information visit the official competition website.