Below Zero Finnish Art Prize 2020

Open Call

The contemporary art prize for Finnish artists emerging on the international scene, returns to Beaconsfield Gallery Vauxhall in association with the Finnish Institute in London. For 2020 Below Zero offers a substantial production prize worth up to £15,000.

Key dates

  • 10 May 2019: general application portal opens
  • 1 August: submission deadline for open call proposals
  • 10 August: shortlist announced to develop a full proposal
  • 15 September: submission deadline for shortlist proposals
  • 19/20 September: shortlisted artists interviews
  • 1 October: Below Zero 2020 winner announced
  • January – March 2020: residency & exhibition in London

To apply please click here for further information

Or enter the Application Portal below: 


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