Jackson’s Painting Prize 2023 Announced

Jackson’s Painting Prize 2023 Announced

We’re delighted to announce that submissions for Jackson’s Painting Prize 2023 are now open. With an impressive specialist judging panel, two London exhibitions, a to start with prize of £6000 + £1000 Jackson’s art materials, plus 15 other awards, we’re completely ready for our greatest year still.

The levels of competition started out in 2016 and has steadily developed, final year receiving nearly 9000 entries from 107 international locations. We carry on to be shocked by the range and normal of function entered, and glance ahead to looking at this year’s entries.

Uncover out particulars for this year’s competitiveness beneath and bookmark this webpage for upcoming reference.



Award and Prizes

Dates and Deadlines

Judging Panel







Awards and Prizes for Jackson’s Painting Prize 2023

This calendar year, we have taken your survey responses on board and established a number of new prizes, these kinds of as the Content Awards, Scholar Award, and Minds Eye Award.


Jackson’s Portray Prize

  • £6000
  • £1000 Jackson’s artwork elements
  • Filmed interview
  • 2024 Professional Decide
  • Exhibited at Reasonably priced Artwork Good Hampstead
  • Exhibited at Bankside Gallery


Beginner Artist Award, University student Award and People’s Selection Award

  • £1000
  • £500 Jackson’s art resources
  • Suitable to exhibit at Inexpensive Artwork Good Hampstead
  • Qualified to exhibit at Bankside Gallery


4 Product Awards:

Oil Award

Acrylic Award

Watercolour Award

Dry Media Award

  • £500 Jackson’s art components
  • Qualified to show at Economical Art Truthful Hampstead
  • Suitable to show at Bankside Gallery


8 Topic Make a difference Awards:





Even now Daily life


Scenes of Day-to-day Lifestyle

Mind’s Eye

  • £500 Jackson’s artwork supplies
  • Qualified to show at Cost-effective Art Truthful Hampstead
  • Eligible to exhibit at Bankside Gallery



Dates for Jackson’s Portray Prize 2023

Submissions open: Thursday 1st December, 2022

Submissions close: Wednesday 1st March (5pm GMT)

Longlist declared & People’s Alternative Award voting opens: Monday 20th March

Shortlist announced: Thursday 30th March

People’s Choice Award voting closes: Thursday 6th April (5pm GMT)

Substance Awards Winners declared: 11th April

Subject matter Make any difference Winners declared: 12th April

People’s Choice, Amateur, and Scholar Winners declared: 13th April

Jackson’s Painting Prize Winner announced: 14th April

Reasonably priced Artwork Honest Hampstead: 3rd – 7th Could

Bankside Gallery: 24th – 30th July



Judges for Jackson’s Portray Prize 2023

Our panel of skilled judges have been picked for their incredible contributions to the art world of today. Ranging from practising artists, critics, writers, and gallerists, each individual decide will deliver a special perspective to cultivate a diversified assortment of winners. Through December we will be publishing interviews with the judges to come across out more about their work and what they will be looking for this calendar year.

Kayoon Anderson: Figurative painter, Sky Portrait Artist of the Calendar year Runner Up

Hugo Barclay: Director of the Cost-effective Art Fair United kingdom.

Martin Gayford: Artwork Critic, curator, and author of textbooks this kind of as In Dialogue with David Hockney and Spring Can not be Cancelled

Lorena Levi: Portrait artist and winner of Jackson’s Portray Prize 2022

Sahara Longe: Painter, represented by Timothy Taylor Gallery

Ellie Pennick: CEO and Founder of Guts Gallery



Exhibitions of Artworks from Jackson’s Painting Prize 2023

This calendar year, we are exhibiting our winners at two exhibitions. Our initial cease will see us return to the Inexpensive Artwork Honest Hampstead, which normally takes place amongst 3rd-7th May perhaps 2023. Afterwards on, we choose the winners and far more of the shortlist in an additional exhibition at Bankside Gallery, from the 24th-30th July 2023. This will be the to start with yr we are exhibiting at two reveals, and our initial unbiased enterprise.




Who can enter?

We take 2D paintings and drawings. Artists of all ages, qualities, and phases of their career are welcome. We also accept global entries. You will have to have access to the unique function you submit.

We are unable to settle for 3D sculptural work, print, images, or pc created get the job done.


How a lot does it price to enter?

It expenditures £6 for every artwork to enter. You can post up to five artworks (Five artworks = £30). All entry service fees go again into the managing of the levels of competition, including increasing chances for winners.


How do I enter?

Come across out far more in our Pointers and FAQs




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