The competition is organized by the Touchstones Rochdale, an art gallery and museum in Rochdale, England.
“ The Football Art Prize is a new open call opportunity for artists. To coincide with 2022 World cup year Touchstones Rochdale, with generous support from Arts Council England, have created The Football Art Prize to celebrate art and football.
Entry is open to two dimensional mediums only, including painting, drawing, digital art, collage, mixed media, textile, photography and moving image.
All works must be an original creation by the artist.
The submission process is two stage. At first stage the selection process will be digital. You must upload a digital image of any work you would like to be considered. If your work is longlisted there will be a physical hand-in of works for selection.
Second Prize: £3,000
Third Prize £2,000
Artists may submit up to four works at £10 for the first entry and £5 for each additional entry. Artists entering with a Rochdale, Sheffield or Sunderland postcode may enter for £7.50 for the first entry and £5 for additional entries. Entry fees are listed below.
One work – £10
Two works – £15
Three works – £20
Four works – £25
Artists entering with a Rochdale, Sheffield or Sunderland postcode:
One work – £7.50
Two works – £12.50
Three works – £17.50
Four works – £22.50
If you pay to enter less than four works at registration you may add more work/s at £5 each up to the deadline date.