Deadline: 19 December
The Lynn Painter-Stainers Prize is awarded by the Worshipful Company of Painter-Stainers and the Lynn Foundation to encourage creative representational painting and promote the skill of draughtsmanship. Two dimensional works in any painting or drawing media may be entered.
First Prize: £15,000
Second Prize: £4,000
Young Artist Award: £4,000 (For an artist who is 25 years of age or under)
Brian Botting Prize for an outstanding representation of the human figure*: £5,000 (For an artist who is 30 years of age or under)
Peoples’ Prize: £2,000
The Lynn Painter-Stainers Prize is open to living artists over the age of 18, who are resident in the British Isles.
The standard entry fee is £15 per work and student entry fee is £8 payable at the time of entry.
The panel of judges will review all entries from the digital submission process. Approximately 200 artists will then be invited to deliver their actual works to the Federation of British Artists (FBA), 17 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5BD, for the final judging. All works shortlisted for the final selection must be labelled with the artist’s name, address, title of work and, if for sale, the price. Works submitted must be available for exhibition.
6 March – 18 March 2017 Exhibition at Mall Galleries, The Mall, London SW1
25 March – 22 April 2017 Exhibition at Guildford House Gallery, Guildford, Surrey
For guidelines and applications form see: www.lynnpainterstainersprize.org.uk/info-for-artists/