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WOMEN UNITED ART PRIZE
 

Women United ART PRIZE is a contemporary art prize aimed at celebrating female artists who work in 2D format across the globe. The art prize is organized by Women United ART MOVEMENT, a collective that creates diverse art opportunities with a mission to highlight women in the arts around the globe.

MEET THE JURORS
 

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Gita Joshi is an independent curator, podcast host, artist coach and author of Show Your Art - How to build an art career without a gallery.

 

She is the founder of The Curator's Salon and Art Seen - an international art magazine that focuses on contemporary art.

Gita has run artists' open studio programs, worked with arts charities, organized open exhibitions, curated exhibitions in business spaces as well as within the gallery context, helped artists prepare to work with galleries, portfolio reviews, been a juror for art competitions and is a member of the Association of Women Art Dealers.

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United Kingdom

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Ekaterina Popova is an award-winning artist based in Philadelphia, US.

 

She is the founder and editor-in-chief of Create! Magazine and the CEO of the Art Queens Society, a coaching service and community dedicated to lifting up women artists. 

She is also the host of Create! Podcast and co-author of best-selling books The Complete Smartist Guide and The Creative Business Handbook: Follow Your Passions and Be Your Own Boss.

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United States

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Erika b Hess is a painter, curator, writer, and host of the art podcast I Like Your Work. She's also the founder of The Works Membershipa comprehensive professional practice course designed to equip artists with the necessary skills and knowledge in the art world.

 

Hess has curated and juried exhibitions, publications, and awards including Create Magazine, Friend of the Artist, Cambridge Art Association, Gallery 263, AllSheMakes, Arts to Hearts, Riffe Gallery, and she has served on panels at SCOPE, Cleveland Institute of Art, and Boston University and frequently lectures at colleges such as Wellesley University, Massachusetts College of Art & Design, Missouri State University, Eastern Michigan University, and many others. 

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United States

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Stacie McCormick is a US-born, UK-based multi-disciplinary artist and the Director and Founder of artist-led Unit 1 Gallery | Workshop - an Arts Council England-supported organisation that provides exceptional opportunities for artists and the public through their ambitious programming.

 

Stacie runs a modern and sought-after exhibition and residency space in London supporting a diverse range of emerging and mid-career contemporary artists. She is also behind the development of the FairArtFair app - a new platform destination for art lovers, curators and artists to connect, discover and organise.

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PRIZES

Women United ART PRIZE aims to recognize talented women creatives from around the globe who are passionate about their craft and ready to share their unique work with the world.

By collaborating with professional jurors and partner organizations who all share a common goal - to provide high quality opportunities for contemporary artists - we are making sure that all the artists and their works are seen throughout the selection process.

1ST PLACE (EACH CATEGORY)

CASH PRIZE EUR 500

AWARD CERTIFICATE

12-MONTH SUBSCRIPTION TO SMARTIST APP

12-MONTH SUBSCRIPTION TO THE ART QUEENS SOCIETY MEMBERSHIP

I LIKE YOUR WORK STUDIO VISIT

EXCLUSIVE IN-DEPTH INTERVIEW IN WOMEN UNITED ART MAGAZINE | SPECIAL EDITION 2024

INTERVIEW ON WOMEN UNITED ART PODCAST

12-MONTH SUBSCRIPTION TO PRINT ISSUES OF WOMEN UNITED ART MAGAZINE

ONLINE SOLO EXHIBIT & VIRTUAL 3D TOUR

WEEKLY WONDER WOMAN FEATURE / SOCIAL MEDIA + WEBSITE

SOCIAL MEDIA FEATURES

PROMOTION THROUGH WOMEN UNITED ART MOVEMENT NEWSLETTER

 

2ND - 3RD PLACE (EACH CATEGORY)

EUR 50 GIFT CARD / SELECTED ONLINE ART SUPPLIES STORES

AWARD CERTIFICATE

12-MONTH SUBSCRIPTION TO SMARTIST APP

12-MONTH SUBSCRIPTION TO DIGITAL ISSUES OF CREATE! MAGAZINE

THE CREATIVE BUSINESS HANDBOOK: FOLLOW YOUR PASSIONS AND BE YOUR OWN BOSS by EKATERINA POPOVA & ALICIA PUIG

EXCLUSIVE IN-DEPTH INTERVIEW IN WOMEN UNITED ART MAGAZINE | SPECIAL EDITION 2024

INTERVIEW ON WOMEN UNITED ART PODCAST

12-MONTH SUBSCRIPTION TO DIGITAL ISSUES OF WOMEN UNITED ART MAGAZINE

ONLINE GROUP EXHIBIT & VIRTUAL 3D TOUR

WEEKLY WONDER WOMAN FEATURE / SOCIAL MEDIA + WEBSITE

SOCIAL MEDIA FEATURES

PROMOTION THROUGH WOMEN UNITED ART MOVEMENT NEWSLETTER

 

4TH - 10TH PLACE (EACH CATEGORY)

EXTENSIVE FEATURE IN WOMEN UNITED ART MAGAZINE | SPECIAL EDITION 2024

WEEKLY WONDER WOMAN FEATURE / SOCIAL MEDIA + WEBSITE

12-MONTH SUBSCRIPTION TO DIGITAL ISSUES OF WOMEN UNITED ART MAGAZINE

ONLINE GROUP EXHIBIT & VIRTUAL 3D TOUR

SOCIAL MEDIA FEATURES

PROMOTION THROUGH WOMEN UNITED ART MOVEMENT NEWSLETTER

 

A longlisted artist is any artist in each category who receives at least one vote by the jury. A shortlisted artist is any artist in each category who receives two and more votes by the jury. Finalists are the first 10 artists in each category.

IMPORTANT DATES

LAUNCH
DATE

1 JULY 2023

EARLY BIRD
ENTRIES

20 JULY 2023

DEADLINE
EXTENDED

3 SEPTEMBER 2023

LONGLIST
ANNOUNCED

31 OCTOBER 2023

SHORTLIST
ANNOUNCED

15 NOVEMBER 2023

FINALISTS & WINNERS
ANNOUNCED

30 NOVEMBER 2023

OUR PARTNERS

GOLD PARTNER

SILVER PARTNERS

MEDIA PARTNERS

ELIGIBILITY

Women United ART PRIZE is open to all women-identifying artists worldwide, regardless of their education, age, sexual orientation, race, career stage, location.

ACCEPTED ART

This year, Women United ART PRIZE includes four categories - Drawing & Painting, Photography & Printmaking, Collage & Fiber Art, Digital Art. Artists are advised to select a category that best represents their work. Inappropriate or offensive content or subject matter will be automatically excluded from the selection process.

ENTRY CRITERIA

Artists may only submit work that is their own. Artwork doesn't have to be for sale. The ideal file size is 1.5 MB. Images of the artwork must be at least 1000px wide and min 72 DPI. Accepted formats are JPG, JPEG, PNG. Each entry must also include artist bio, statement, website, social media handle, email address, location.

ENTRY FEES

All entries require a non-refundable entry fee that goes towards supporting our community and creating opportunities for artists. The entry starts at EUR 8 / per artwork. Artists may submit up to 5 artworks. Early bird pricing (EUR 35 for 5 works) ends on 20 July 2023.

Artists residing in countries affected by war conflicts, natural disasters or living in countries that suppress women's rights shall contact us at assistant@womenunitedartmovement.com for entry fee exemption.

SUBMIT

SUBMIT TO WOMEN UNITED ART PRIZE 2023

SELECT A CATEGORY THAT BEST REPRESENTS YOUR WORK

PAINTING

DRAWING

PHOTOGRAPHY

PRINTMAKING

DIGITAL ART

COLLAGE

FIBER ART

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