Each artist must submit two works of art that best  represent you as an artist.

There is no theme to the contest and all mediums of art can be entered for this competition except for performance or video art.

  Artwork size must be less than 120cm x 120cm x 30cm

for artworks to be hung on the wall,

For sculptures less than 100cm x 100cm x 100cm.

Here are a few reasons to enter.... 

Phase Two.

With Galleries now open the Twelve winning artists selected by our panel of esteemed judges will see their winning artworks exhibited at Castle Fine Art Mayfair.

Castle Fine Art the UKs leading commercial art retailer will exhibit the winning artworks for a week within their new flagship store located in the lanes of Mayfair.

The new South Molton Street gallery offers an eclectic mix of contemporary art that reflects the luxury urban environment of the surrounding area.

For one week the winning artworks will be exhibited and for sale.


With a beautiful sweeping staircase, specially-designed bar and spacious layout, the gallery is a welcoming environment where clients can relax and enjoy the very best the art world has to offer. 

Each winner and a guest will be invited to attend our pre-exhibition and awards evening and be the first to receive the London Invitational Art Awards 2020 and a preview of the exhibition.

The preview evening will include further individual awards, prizes, drinks and a chance to chat to our judges, patrons and commercial art purchasers.

The evening will also provide great publicity opportunities including media interviews.

The contest has four independent judges, three are gallery owners/managers from the city of London and Cambridge. We are pleased to welcome our fourth guest judge, the Artist and Sculptor John Doubleday to cast a keen eye over

the sculpture entries.

The Judges have been specifically chosen to provide a balanced and eclectic collection of artworks.

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In addition, four artists from the winning twelve  will win one of the following awards and prizes from London's finest patrons of the Arts....

The Westbury Mayfair Art Award

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Including a one-night stay with breakfast for two guests in one of the indulgent Suites at The Westbury Mayfair, a Luxury Colletion Hotel, London, overlooking Mayfair - London’s most exclusive shopping & art district.

The Kitty Fisher Mayfair

Art Award

Including a meal for two with drinks.


The Cass Art Award

Including £200 of CassArt 

Gift Vouchers

The John Doubleday Art Award

Including £200


Cass Art 

Gift Vouchers

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The contest requires two submissions from each artist at a total cost of £35

Galeria Moderna are pleased to announce our support of the charity

Arts 4 Dementia

with a £1 donation from each entry and our 20% commission from all exhibition sales.

Arts 4 Dementia (A4D) provides arts opportunities to empower people affected by dementia in the community. In addition to developing and delivering workshops with arts organisations, A4D also:


  • Offers Early Stage Dementia Awareness Training for Arts Facilitators, to enable them to deliver challenging, person-centred arts workshops.

  • Researches, signposts and maps dementia-friendly art workshops and events nationwide, enabling individuals and families to find stimulating activities nearby.

  • Spreads Best Practice through publications and conferences for leaders in the arts and healthcare fields.

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To learn more on Arts for Dementia please visit:  https://arts4dementia.org.uk/

£5 from every entry (past or present) will be donated to

‘NHS Charities Together.’ More details on this will be available on our website shortly.

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We’ve teamed up with Cass Art, the UK’s leading art supplies retailer, to offer every entrant a special 20% discount and free standard delivery* when you spend £30 or more on your next online or in-store order.

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