ArtGemini Prize

Exhibition Details

ArtGemini Prize
2017 Open Exhibition

In collaboration with Asia House. Painting, Photography & Sculpture

The ArtGemini Prize is a celebration to promote international contemporary art for emerging and established artists around the world. It is an independent competition, open to all artists from anywhere in the world. Applicants must be aged 18 or over. The winners will be announced at an exhibition of the finalists’ works in London.

Entry Deadline: 12 July 2017 Midnight

Key Dates

Open For Entry: 03 April 2017.
Entry Deadline: 12 July 2017, Midnight.

Selection Deadline: 21 July 2017.
Shortlist announcement: 03 August 2017.
Artwork Delivery: 16 September
Delivery/Receiving Day 10 - 5.30pm at Asia House Gallery,
63 New Cavendish St, London W1G 7LP. Tel: 020 7307 5445

Private View & Winners announcement: 19th September 2017 (6 - 8:30pm)
Exhibition Open To Public: 19th September (10am to 6pm) to 22 September 2017 (6pm).
Collection of unsold work: 23 September 10am - 5.-00pm @Asia House.

Entry Pricing

Standard Prices
Maximum Artwork Entries: 6
First or Single Entry Price: £20
Up to 1 artworks: £20
Up to 3 artworks: £45
Additional Entries: £10 per artwork up to 6 artworks.

Discount Code Price
Maximum Artwork Entries: 6
First or Single Entry Price: £16
Up to 1 artworks: £16
Up to 3 artworks: £36
Additional Entries: £8 per artwork up to 6 artworks.

Exhibition Entry Information

ArtGeminiPrize 2017
In collaboration with Asia House

Key Dates: Call For Entries opens 03 April - 12 July 2017

  • Entry Closes 12 July 2017
  • 14 -21 July 2017 : Selection Online, stage one by judging panel.
  • 03 Aug 2017 : Shortlist announcement
  • 16 Sep 2017 : Delivery/Receiving Day 10 - 5.30pm at Asia House Gallery,
    63 New Cavendish St, London W1G 7LP. Tel: 020 7307 5445
  • 18 Sep 2017 : Installation/Hanging works (10am - 4pm)
  • 18 Sep 2017 :  Physical Selection, stage two by judging panel for winners (4 - 6pm)
  • 19 Sep 2017 :  Exhibition opens to public (10am-6pm)
    Private View &  Winners announcement  6 - 8.30pm
    Exhibition continues till 22 Sep
  • 22 Sep 2017 :  Exhibition closes at 6 pm
  • 23 Sep 2017 :  Collection of unsold works 10am - 5.-00pm @Asia House

Prize Fund £5000

  • 1st Prize £2000;
  • 2nd Prize £1000
  • Photography Prize £1000
  • Sculpture Prize £500 plus £250 voucher
  • Public Choice Prize £500

NB: all dates are preliminary and may change.

Judging Panel

Jo Baring Director/Curator Ingram Collection; Cristina Cellini Antonini, Founder & Co-Director ArtRooms; Pamela Kember-Tong, Head of Arts & Learning, Asia House; Sajid Rizvi, Founder & publisher of EAP Group International Media; Dr Vanessa Champion, Creative Director PhotoX , Lead Photographer and Director of ARGENTA; Isabel H Langtry, Principal at Hampstead School of Art and Sculpture Artist.

How to Enter

  • Please read the terms and conditions carefully before completing the entry, as they will form the basis of the contract between you and the ArtGemini Prize
  • Decide on the number of works (maximum 6 entries) you wish to enter. You can submit your image now or at a later date if you are making new work. The contest is open to all artists worldwide with no age limit.
  • Open  to all genres of art including Paintings include oil, acrylic, mixed media, drawing, ink, watercolour, calligraphy & original print; Sculpture; Photography & digital art.
  • Register by completing the online registration form.
  • Images of works must be in jpeg format. Recommended ideal size is 2MB, with minimum size  250KB, maximum 4MB. For best viewing, we recommend a maximum resolution of 300 dpi and pixel dimension of 1600 pixels or more wide. Remember to provide a high-quality image, as it may be used on the website and in promotional material.
  • You must include the title of your work, the year it was created, medium and size including frame (maximum size 150 x 150cm). Limited edition print must declare the number of editions.
  • Only one image of each work must be submitted and should be titled with artist’s surname, then first name and title of work, eg LEE, John, ‘Untitled’
  • Any work submitted must be available for sale in  the exhibition if shortlisted.
  • You must state an estimated sale price of  the work, including VAT if you are registered, ie the price a gallery would normally charge. Sensible pricing is recommended.
  • An artist statement (max 100 words) is recommended and followed by a curriculum vitae (CV) if shortlisted.
  • You will need a credit/debit card ready to pay via Paypal. Use your full name for reference on your payment. You can easily sign up and register free at PayPal. You do not need a PayPal account for payment. Also a friend can pay on your behalf.
  • Please do not send your physical artwork to us unless you are notified that you are shortlisted.
  • Closing date is 12 July 2017

Entry Fee:      

  • First entry - £20
  • Up to 3 entries - £45
  • Then additional entry - £10 per entry
  • Maximum 6 entries and  entry fees are non-refundable.


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