Skip to content

Danish Embassy Art Prize - How to apply

The call for applications for the Danish Embassy Art Prize 2018 opens on 15 October 2017. The deadline for submissions is 6 December 2017 at midnight.

Danish Embassy Art Prize is an annual event for BA and MA students from Denmark studying at or recently graduated from UK-based art programmes (up to 24 months following graduation).

The winner will have the unique possibility of exhibiting at the Embassy in London for approximately one year from March 2018 – February 2019. In conjunction to this, a private view will be organized. As part of the prize, the winner will receive £1000 to support the costs of the exhibition. 

The selection panel for this year’s prize include Marie Nipper, Independent Curator, previously AROS and Tate Liverpool, Mads Damsbo, Director, Brandts Art Museum in Denmark and Barry Phipps, Director of Visual Art, The Møller Centre and Fellow, Churchill College, University of Cambridge.
All applications must include:

• Application form with proposed art work description, which you can download here.

• Images of selected artworks (max. 10 images). You can use Dropbox to share high res images.

• CV

Only wall mountable artwork will be taken into consideration, i.e. paintings, graphic arts, photography, or alternatively reliefs and wall sculptures.

Send application by email to: Lone Britt Christensen, Communication, Culture & Public Diplomacy, / +44 (0)20 7333 0200
Application deadline:  6 December 2017