Call for Entries New Arts Prize for the North 
Friday, June 10, 2011 at 11:11AM

A new award, worth £10,000 to the winner, aims to encourage aspiring young painters who are either based, or have studied in the North of England. 

The prize, offered by New Lights, is open to young, emerging painters aged between 23-35 years, who are living, or have trained in the North of England.

The entrants will be judged by Kate Brindley, Director of Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art (mima) and a National Advisor for the Paul Hamlyn Foundation Art Funding Programme; Paul Hobson, Director of the Contemporary Arts Society and William Tillyer, the international artist who comes from the North East.

To download an entry form and for full details visit

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