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By July 19, 2021 No Comments


Gibraltar Cultural Services, on behalf of the Ministry of Culture, is inviting entries for the 47th Gibraltar International Art Competition. Entries will be exhibited at the Gustavo Bacarisas Galleries from the 1st to the 13th November 2021.

The competition is open to anyone aged 16 and over as at 22nd October 2021. A maximum of two paintings and two sculptures may be submitted by each artist with a £10 per entry fee applicable.  Works must be original and not previously entered competitively.

Prizes are:


1st Prize                        The Gustavo Bacarisa Prize                      £5,000


2nd Prize                       The Jacobo Azagury Prize                         £2,000


3rd Prize                        The Leni Mifsud Prize                                 £1,500


Best Gibraltar              The Rudesindo Mannia Prize                   £1,000



Best Young                 The Ministry of Culture Prize                   £1,000


(16-24 yrs)


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
  • The Mario Finlayson National Art Gallery, City Hall
  • Gibraltar Cultural Services, John Mackintosh Hall, 308 Main Street
  • Email: info@culture.gi
  • Online: www.culture.gi

Entries must be handed in at the Gustavo Bacarisas Galleries from Wednesday 20th October 2021 from 3pm to 7pm. Closing date for receipt of entries is Friday 22nd October 2021.  Entries will be exhibited at the Gustavo Bacarisas Galleries from the 3rd November to 13th November 2021.

For any further information please contact Gibraltar Cultural Services, 308 Main Street on telephone 20067236 or email: info@culture.gi