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Butterbiggens Prize

butterbiggens Prize (Expired)

The Butterbiggens Prize is an experiment to see if a art foundation can be productive on a micro scale. We provide tiny grants for artists in the form of fast food gift certificates.

A showcase for contemporary emerging artists, Every month a UK painter will be nominated, and receive a small financial award, as well as an online interview and profile. 
Micro Fellowship for UK painters, juried by a group of Scottish Art Students.

To apply, send an email to with as many as three photos of ONE painting, completed in the last three years.

If you include multiple photos one should be an installation shot, We would like to get a sense of scale. Include dimensions and medium, CV is optional.

Please put all files on one pdf.

Please also indicate where you saw this listing.
There is no fee to submit.

To see profiles of previous winners, please visit us on

this months deadline is Feb 28th, so you have a week. if you miss this month apply next month. you can apply every month if you want.


Wednesday 20 February, 2019
Wednesday 20 March, 2019
Butterbiggens Prize
Venue Address
146 attornery street

Scotland, Glasgow

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