CALL FOR ENTRIES: SKY ARTS ARTIST OF THE YEAR

Calling all artists – amateur or professional, aged 16 or over - to enter Sky Arts Portrait and Landscape Artist of the Year. You could win a £10,000 commission for a major British institution and £500 of art materials from Cass Art.

Hosted by Stephen Mangan and Joan Bakewell, both competitions will be judged by award-winning artist Tai Shan Schierenberg, independent curator Kathleen Soriano, and art historian Kate Bryan.

In Portrait Artist of the Year, professional and amateur artists alike take to their easels to capture celebrity sitters in just four hours. Entries for Portrait Artist of the Year Series 8 open on Thursday 15th October and close at midday on Friday 29th January 2021. Apply here.

In Landscape Artist of the Year, artists at all stages of their career visit remarkable landscapes across the UK to capture the scene en plein air within 4 hours. Entries for Landscape Artist of the Year Series 7 open on Thursday 15th October 2020 and close at midday on Friday 30th April 2021. Apply here.

Terms and conditions apply. Download the Portrait Terms or Landscape Terms for more information. If you have any queries please contact enquiries@artistoftheyear.co.uk.