Gibraltar Cultural Services, on behalf of the Ministry of Culture, is inviting entries for the 43rd Gibraltar International Art Competition. Entries will be exhibited at the Gustavo Bacarisas Galleries from the 9th November to 18th November 2016.

The competition is open to anyone aged 16 and over as at 8th November 2016.

A maximum of two paintings and two sculptures maybe submitted by each artist. Works must be original and not previously entered competitively.

Prizes are:

  • 1st Prize                            The Gustavo Bacarisas Prize     £4,000 
  • 2nd Prize                           The Jacobo Azagury Prize         £2,000 
  • 3rd Prize                            The Leni Mifsud Prize                £1,500
  • Young Artist (16-24 yrs)     The Rudesindo Mannia Prize    £1,000

Additionally, there will be the Parasol Foundation Award of £3,000 for the Best Gibraltar Theme. All the above listed winning artworks will become the property of the Ministry of Culture.

Entry forms and conditions are available from:

The Fine Arts Gallery, Casemates

John Mackintosh Hall, 308 Main Street Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Website: www.culture.gi

Entries must be handed in at the Gustavo Bacarisas Galleries from Monday 24th October 2016 from 3pm to 7pm. The closing date for receipt of entries is Friday 28th October 2016.

For any further information please contact the Events Department, Gibraltar Cultural Services, 308 Main Street on telephone 20067236 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..