FiKVA Foundation

International FiKVA Award for painters 2022

Enter the paintings produced the last two years you are most proud of, and you could win up to €5000 in cash and other prizes!

Call for Artists

Opportunity Details

Closing Date

Jul 11, 2022






The FiKVA Foundation announces its 1st international contest for representational & figurative painters. This competition aims to encourage and support artists financially and provide them with an opportunity to exhibit their best work online.

The International FiKVA Award for painters is a global online competition, open to all artists 18 years of age or older. The FiKVA Award welcomes entries in all genres: hyperrealism, photorealism, classical and modern realism, surrealism, and imaginative realism – as long as the artwork reads as representational and not stylized or abstract.

No comics, airbrush, digital or mechanical work is accepted.
Works must be recent – produced between 2020 and 2022.
You must register and pay a registration fee to submit your work.
The top 20 works must be available for an online exhibition.
The deadline for entering the contest is: July 11th, 2022
All semi-finalists and winners will be informed about the results via email.
You can read our Open Call in your own language here.

Please, reach out through if you have any questions.

For more information visit FiKVA – Figuratieve Kunst Vandaag