Butterbiggens Prize - Glasgow

Butterbiggens Prize in British Painting




The Butterbiggens Prize is an experiment to see if an art foundation can be productive on a micro scale. We provide tiny grants for artists in the form of fast food gift certificates.

A showcase for contemporary emerging artists, Every month a UK painter will be nominated, and receive a small bursury as well as an online interview and profile. Micro Fellowship fo UK painters, juried by a group of Scottish Art Students.

To apply, send an email to with as many as three photos of paintings, completed in the last three years.

If you include multiple photos an installation shot would be helpful. We would like to get a sense of scale. Include dimensions and medium, CV is optional.

Please put all files on one pdf.

Please also indicate where you saw this listing.
There is no fee to submit.

To see profiles of previous winners, please visit us on


Butterbiggens Prize