Art Writing Prizes

Because I have an interest in art writing, I figure perhaps some of my readers might too. This list of prizes is as much for me as you, but I figured if I’m keeping a list then I may as well share it with you.

 

Frieze Writer’s Prize
Website
Deadline: 24th July 2014

Breese Little Prize for Art Criticism
Website
Deadline: 5th September 2014
First Prize: £600, must be under 26 or in full-time education, 750 words, address a contemporary exhibition within six months of the date of submission.

 

Past

View Festival
Website
Deadline: 4th January 2014
New festival, no reason why it shouldn’t run in 2015. Student submissions only.

Bodley Head & Financial Times Non-Fiction Essay Prize 
Website
Deadline: 24th November 2013

Breese Little Prize for Art Criticism
Website
Deadline: 10th September 2013

Frieze Writer’s Prize
Website
Deadline: 22nd July 2013

 

Inactive

Burlington Contemporary Art Writing Prize
Submission Guidelines
Deadline: 31st January
Last run 2013, no 2014 or 2015 information.