BBA Artist Prize 2021 (Deadline: 15 March 2021)

BBA Gallery is proud to provide a stage for emerging artists and hidden talents with the BBA Artist Prize 2021.
Who can apply

Anyone, really. This is an international call, open to all fields of art, all ages above 18, all genders, all career paths, stages and all educational backgrounds. An international jury of high ranking industry professionals judge the entries, they look for the artist which shows the highest potential, outstanding creativity with professionalism, and who has convincing and skilfull concept or work.

Longlisted artists

30 longlisted artists will be featured on the website and actively promoted on social media throughout spring 2021.

Shortlisted artists

10-15 shortlisted artists will be selected out of the longlist in early April 2021. The shortlisted artists get to exhibit in a groupshow and are eligible to win the 3 Prizes. In addition each shortlisted artist receives a promotion through the gallery’s Artsy profile, website, PR and social media channels.

Group exhibition during Gallery Weekend Berlin 2021

The exhibition of the shortlisted artists and the announcement of the Prize winners is a highlight during Gallery Weekend Berlin from 30th April to 2nd May 2021. The Gallery Weekend Berlin is one of the leading events for contemporary art in Germany and attracts art enthusiasts and collectors from all over the world.

1st Prize
Solo show at BBA Gallery in 2022
Cash prize 1000€
Artsy profile

2nd Prize
Artsy profile + online solo show
Cash prize 500€

3rd Prize
Artsy profile + online solo show
Cash prize 300€

Shortlist exhibition at Kühlhaus Berlin

The Kühlhaus Berlin is one of the city’s most favoured venues for art and cultural events. It is a heritage building at Gleisdreieck, a central and well-known location in Berlin.

The BBA Artist Prize 2021 exhibition is showing on the 5th floor of the building, which offers the following: Exhibiting space of over 600 m2, lift entrance, wheelchair accessible, WC facilities.

The vast space allows for the presentation of about a dozen artists and a variety of media – from video art, installed projections, time-based media through to sculptural works. Brick walls alternate with a classic white cube style – so that paintings, photography and print works each find a perfect spot.

Enter early and get promoted on our social media during the month of February.

Deadline: Monday 15 March 2021 (midnight CET)
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