Exhibition Prizes


Every year at our Annual Exhibition we are delighted to award a selection of prestigious prizes to winning exhibiting artists.

2021 Prizes & Awards (subject to final confirmation)

  • The Doreen McIntosh Prize for £5,000: In order to reflect the best in figurative painting in British Art, The Doreen McIntosh Prize is for an artist whose work fulfils the New English Art Club’s ideals of rigour, immediate engagement with the visual and a searching attitude
  • Chris Beetles Gallery Prize for Figurative Art: £2,500 for a non-member artist. Selected by Chris Beetles of Chris Beetles Gallery, St James's, London
  • The Hermione Hammond Drawing Award: £2,000 for a drawing by an emerging artist aged 35 or under
  • The Bowyer Drawing Prize: Selected by the Bowyer family, £500
  • The Winsor & Newton Award: Art materials to the value of £500
  • The Peter Ashley Framing Prize, presented by The Artistic Framing Company: A bespoke handmade picture frame will be created for the winning work, to the value of £500
  • The Dry Red Press Award: The winning work will be published as a greeting card in the Dry Red Press 'Prize Winners' range, with royalties from the sale of the cards going to the artist

We are immensely grateful to all our benefactors and sponsors. If you are interested in sponsoring an award at a future exhibition, we would love to hear from you.