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Biggest Art Award in India

Emerging Artist Of The Year 2019 (EAY) Award is brought together by Bestcollegeart.com in collaboration with Glenfiddich. Being India’s most acclaimed art awards EAY offers an opportunity to artists from around the world studying or practicing, who demonstrate extraordinary skills in visual arts i.e. painting, sculpture, installation etc., to showcase their talent and gain international recognition in visual arts. The award is judged by an eminent group of leading artists, gallery owners, art critics and art collectors.

Winning artist is awarded a prize of INR 10 lac along with three months residency in Glenfiddich distillery in Scotland and a solo show at Art District XIII, New Delhi. Award show is covered by major media houses, newspapers and art collectors.

in case of any query, contact- Ashni: 9560505946, Nidhi: 9650644466

GLENFIDDICH ARTISTS IN RESIDENCE

ART AND CULTURE IN SCOTLAND

Since the summer of 2002, every summer we at Glenfiddich have had new, bright and talented artists stay with us, deep in the Scottish highlands. They come from diverse countries such as UK, USA, Mexico, Spain, India, China etc. and bring together diverse visual art-forms including paint, sculpture and installation. Glenfiddich Artists in Residence programme provides platform to artist in exploring new ideas while on residence at Glenfiddich distillery and working with artists from different cultures and take inspiration from their surroundings to produce new work. Through this programme, we are trying to recognise and encourage the emerging talent. These breakthrough, award winning artists get 10,000 pounds and use our historic setting in the Highlands to collaborate and create art which is then exhibited!

EAY Winners

  • Biplab Sarkar

    Biplab Sarkar

    Emerging Artist Of The Year 2018

  • Sitaram Swain

    Sitaram Swain

    Emerging Artist Of The Year 2017

  • Subhir Hati

    Subhir Hati

    Emerging Artist Of The Year 2016

Past Media Coverages | View All

  • India Today | Siliguri's Biplap Sarkar wins 7th Glenfiddich's Emerging Artist of the Year Awards 2018

  • Times Now | Emerging Artist of the Year Awards 2018

  • The Wall TV interviews Andy Fairgrieve @EAY 2017

Our Jury Member

  • James Pennefather

    James Pennefather

  • Andy Fairgrieve

    Andy Fairgrieve

  • Kapil Chopra

    Kapil Chopra

  • Nitin Bhayana

    Nitin Bhayana

  • Sunil Sethi

    Sunil Sethi

  • Swapan Seth

    Swapan Seth

  • Bhavna Kakar

    Bhavna Kakar

  • V Sunil

    V Sunil

  • Jagannath Panda

    Jagannath Panda

  • Veer Munshi

    Veer Munshi

FAQs for Emerging Artist Of The Year 2019

How can I participate in EAY 2019 (Emerging Artist Of The Year 2019)?

In order to participate you need to “register for Emerging Artist Of The Year 2019” on bestcollegeart.com website and afterwards, follow the registration instructions.

When is the deadline for entries?

Deadline is 31st January 2019 but since we are taking limited entries, we would recommend you to register and reserve your spot asap.

Do I have to register and submit artwork at the same time?

No, submission of artwork can be done later. Just register yourself as soon as possible because entries are limited.

How Can I pay for entries?

Online or Bank transfer. When you will register on website, it will prompt you for registration fee payment. Once you click on it, it will redirect you to payment page. Alternatively, we have given our bank details on registration page. If you wish to transfer directly to our bank account then you can use details given there.

Do I need to pay at the time of registration or I can pay while submitting artworks?

Yes, you have to pay at the time of registration because unless registration fee is received your entry will not be valid. You might loose your spot afterwards.

How can I participate in EAY 2019 (Emerging Artist Of The Year 2019)?

In order to participate you need to “register for Emerging Artist Of The Year 2019” on bestcollegeart.com website and afterwards, follow the registration instructions.

If I am already an existing artist at bestcollege.com , how can I participate in EAY 2019?

In order to participate in EAY 2019, you need to register as a participant for EAY 2019.

What criteria will my work be judged on?

There are no judging criteria an artist has complete freedom to make paintings, sculptures or installations of his/her vision. However we recommend you to upload your works with a small description so that jury can understand the idea behind the artworks.

Who judges the EAY awards?

The award is judged by an eminent group of leading artists, gallery owners, art critics and art collectors. Details of members who have been on our jury panel in past is given on EAY 2019 page. Final list of jury members shall be released 30 days prior to finale.

What are the benefits of entering the EAY award?

EAY provides unique and inspired platform for artists from around the world to showcase their talent and to gain international recognition. Winner artist will be also awarded Rs 10 lakh, and a solo show at artdistrict13.com and spend three months at the Glenfiddich Distillery in Scotland, and take inspiration from their surroundings to produce new work.

When and where is the EAY 2019 Award?

Awards will be announced in presence of major media houses, newspapers and art collectors towards end of March or beginning of April. Final date shall be announced on last date of registrations. It will be held in bestcollegeart.com gallery in Lado Sarai, New Delhi.

Can I apply with a previously published artwork?

Yes, artist can apply with both published and unpublished artworks.

How will I know if I am nominated?

Our team will contact all shortlisted artists and names will also be published on our website. All entrants will be sent a list of nominees too. Please keep checking our website EAY page for updates.

Do I need to be an artist or graduate to participate in EAY 2019?

No, you just need to be talented and thoughtful.

How I can see winners?

It will be displayed on our website bestcollegeart.com. Please keep checking our website EAY page for updates.

How many artworks can I to upload?

You can upload maximum 5 artworks.

Can I change my artworks after uploading?

Yes, you can change it multiple of times before the closure of entries.

Can I see the artworks of other participants?

No, neither you can see the artworks of other participants nor others can see your artworks. Artworks will be only visible once entries are closed. Please keep checking our website EAY page for updates.

How many artists will be shortlisted for finale?

5 artists will be shortlisted for finale.