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Danish Embassy Art Prize

The Danish Embassy Art Prize is an annual art competition for Danish art students in the UK. The recipient of the prize will have the unique possibility of exhibiting at the Royal Danish Embassy in London.

Danish Embassy Art Prize is an annual prize-giving event for UK-based artists from Denmark. It aims to showcase emerging artists, and is open to BA and MA students from Denmark studying at or recently graduated from UK-based art programmes (up to 24 months following graduation).

The recipient of the Danish Embassy Art Prize will be offered an exhibition at the Royal Danish Embassy in London for the duration of one year. As part of this, an opening reception will be organised for the artist. Furthermore, the recipient will receive £1000 towards the materials, installation and transport costs of their exhibition.

The external art professional jury for this year’s 10 years anniversary prize is Mads Damsbo, Director at Brandts Art Museum, Marie Nipper, Director, Copenhagen Contemporary, Gitte Ørskou, Director, Kunsten, and Barry Phipps, Director of Visual Art at The Møller Centre and Fellow at Churchill College, University of Cambridge.

Download the application form and full information folder here

Download the meassures of the exhibition rooms here: Room 1 & Room 2

If you have any questions, check our FAQ in the menu on the left, or send an email to Mette Fjeldhoff: