Since 2002, The Discerning Eye has offered artists a unique Drawing Bursary and exhibiting opportunity as part of the ING Discerning Eye Exhibition at the Mall Galleries, London.
Five artists will be shortlisted for the Bursary and an exhibition of their selected work will be shown as part of the ING Discerning Eye Exhibition at the Mall Galleries, London in November 2019.
£1500 will be awarded to the winner of the Bursary and £150 will be awarded to each of the runners-up.
This opportunity is open to any artist born or resident in the UK.
Artists are required to enter online. Artists must complete the online Application Form, upload images, CV and short statement about their work and how receiving the Bursary will benefit their practice.
There is an entry fee of £5 per artist.
PLEASE NOTE THAT ONLY ONE APPLICATION WILL BE ACCEPTED PER ARTIST
Artists may submit images of 2 or 3 artworks. All submitted artworks must be available for the ING Discerning Eye Exhibition in November 2019.
The artworks must not exceed 50cms square or 20″ sq in size including the frame or support.
Artists are required to give a written explanation (max. 100 words) to answer the question:
“Why do you want the bursary?”
Artists are also required to submit a short CV with their application (maximum 1 A4 page in Word or PDF format).
The Discerning Eye Drawing Bursary is selected by The Discerning Eye Educational Panel:
CEO, Discerning Eye
Dr Giles Brown
Chairman, Discerning Eye
Curator and art critic
|Tuesday 17 September 2019||Online Entry closes|
|Monday 7 October 2019||Artist notified of results|
|Friday 8 November 2019||Deliver work to Mall Galleries (17 Carlton House Terrace entrance)|
|Thursday 14 November 2019||Winner announced at Artists' PV|
|14 - 24 November 2019||ING Discerning Exhibition open to the public at the Mall Galleries, The Mall, London SW1|
|29 & 30 November 2019||Collection of unsold work from Mall Galleries (17 Carlton House Terrace entrance)|
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