Call for Artists – New Light Prize Exhibition 2020/21

Call for Artists


Entries are now open for New Light Prize Exhibition, one of the largest open exhibitions in the country with great prizes and awards, including the £10,000 Valeria Sykes Award, Emerging Artist Award and Printmakers’ Prize amongst others.

Shortlisted works will be exhibited in the North’s most prestigious venues: Scarborough Arts Gallery; Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery, Carlisle; and the Biscuit Factory, Newcastle. All selected artists will also be included in an exhibition at the Bankside Gallery, London. Open to artists born, based or who have studied in the North of England.

Artists are invited to submit wall-hung work in a wide range of media including prints, drawing, digital and painting online at Deadline  for entries is 31 May 2020, for more details visit