$24,000 Awarded Annually

Free to Enter

Summer Open Call: Closing 11:59 p.m. EDT Wednesday, July 31, 2024

The Homiens Art Prize is an international, non-acquisitive art prize open to all artists and art forms. The Prize is free to enter. We celebrate our chosen artists across our media, exhibiting their art online where it is viewed by artists and collectors in the United States and throughout the world. Homiens sponsors a platform for artists to network and collaborate, reach a global audience of buyers and collectors, gain institutional validation, and locate international professional opportunities.

Each round 6 Winning artists are exhibited by Homiens, receive an unrestricted cash award of $500, are published in our exhibition catalog, receive an optional interview, feature in our prestigious annual publication The Homiens 60, and may request a letter of recommendation from our Jurors. 12 additional Finalists per round exhibit with Homiens and are published in our exhibition catalog. Up to 200 artists are Highly Commended and celebrated across our media. All entrants are considered for exhibition. View the current Winners Exhibition here. Read about the career-enhancing dimension of our Prize in previous Winners’ statements here.

How to Enter

  • The Homiens Art Prize is free to enter. Enter using our form here, or click the “Enter Prize” button below.
  • We accept all artworks, mediums, and art forms: Including but not limited to painting, sculpture, photography, drawing, printmaking, installation, audiovisual, etc. Artworks completed in any year are eligible. There are no theme or size restrictions.
  • All artists throughout the world may enter. To ensure equal opportunity, all entries are reviewed blind. 
  • Selection is based on the images or links you upload: Entrants are not required to transport or mail physical work to Homiens. You may upload up to 3 images per artwork. Video and sound based works may be of a duration up to 30 minutes.
  • It is free to enter one artwork. There is a $10.00 fee to enter each additional artwork thereafter. You may enter as many times as you like. You will receive a confirmation email.
  • Jurors’ Feedback: All entrants may elect to access one page of detailed feedback from our Jurors on the round entered. “This feedback has really helped me gain insight into what judges are seeking. Thank you Homiens! I have a much clearer idea of what to submit now, and some very valuable and exciting ideas to consider for my next work.” Claudia Becasse
  • Meet the Artists: Entrants may apply for this competitive, merit-based creative networking initiative.
  • Promoted Artists: Entrants may apply to have their work considered for direct promotion across our media.
  • The Jurors will be Director of Homiens, Kita Das and Ol James, PhD. By entering you agree to our Terms and Conditions.
  • Questions: Send to info@homiens.com
  • Entries close 11:59 p.m. EDT Wednesday, July 31, 2024.