Visual Art Open




ENTRIES OPEN 01.09 – 31.12

The Visual Art Open [VAO] is a NOT FOR PROFIT event and is administered by a panel of experienced accredited independant art experts.

The aim is to give UK and International visual artists the ultimate platform to develop their passion and career in the arts sector. The awards permit artists to build sustained and strategic partnerships with art galleries and creative practitioners. Finalists will benefit from exhibiting, selling and showcasing their work to art critics and art buyers alike.

The competition is a celebration of artists working in one or more of the following medias: drawing, printing, painting, photography, digital art and sculpture. There are some excellent prizes and winners will be exhibited at a National Arts Exhibition. More details are online at

Five Categories:

  • Painting / Mixed Media
  • Illustration / Drawing
  • Sculpture
  • Photography
  • Emerging Artist / Young Artist (Under 24)

The cost is £15 to enter or £10 for under 25s and there are no age restrictions. Applications for entry close on 31st December and can be made via the website.

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