Get your submission ready now for a chance to win a £10,000 prize commission for a major British institution and £500 of art materials from Cass Art.
Deadline to apply is NOON on Friday 24th February
This is a televised competition. Artists enter with a self-portrait created within the last 5 years. They are selected on merit by our panel of expert judges. At the heats they are given four hours to paint a surprise celebrity sitter. Eight heat winners get to compete at the Semi-Final. Three of the Semi-Finalists go through to the Final but just one is the selected as the overall winner.
Filming of Portrait Artist of the Year is planned to take place at Battersea Arts Centre in April 2023.
9999.99 and £500 of art materials from Cass Art.