Gibraltar Heritage Trust 33rd Annual Painting/Drawing Competition
The Gibraltar Heritage Trust will hold its annual painting competition on Saturday 7th May. This year’s theme is “City Hall” and artists will be invited to choose a view of the exterior or interior of the building, such as the mayor’s lounge, the ground floor or galleries.
Registration of participants will be done on site at the entrance of the Town Hall on D-Day, between 9 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Those wishing to pre-register are encouraged to do so through our website www.gibraltarheritagetrust.org.gi
The painting/sketching must take place on site, during the day between 9 am and 5 pm.
Any type of traditional artistic support will be accepted. Participants must provide their own artistic materials. Entries must not exceed 76 cm x 60 cm.
On completion, entrants will be required to deliver their entries to a representative of the Gibraltar Heritage Trust at the Trust Office at 13 John Mackintosh Square. All entries must be submitted by the 5 p.m. deadline.
The competition is divided into four groups, adults aged 17 and over, juniors aged 11-16, children aged 7-10 and infants aged 6 and under.
The prices will be as follows:-
Adults aged 18 or over, 1st prize £1,000, 2nd prize £400, 3rd prize £200
Junior/Secondary aged 11-17, 1st prize £125, 2nd prize £75, 3rd prize £50
Children/Upper Primary aged 7-10, 1st prize £50 voucher, 2nd prize £30 voucher, 3rd prize £20 voucher
Infants/Lower Primary 6 and under, 1st prize £25 voucher, 2nd prize £15 voucher, 3rd prize £10 voucher
The David Gladstone Prize for Most Promising Artist, judged from entries in the Junior, Children’s and Baby categories, is £50 plus the shield.