The Lumen Prize for Art and Technology - Worldwide

CALL FOR ENTRIES- Lumen Prize for Art and Technology




Do you use technology in your art practice?

The Lumen Prize is a juried competition offering a prize fund of $11,500 for works in five different categories and a free-to-enter student award.

Now in its 9th year, The Lumen Prize has already awarded over $80,000 in prize money and has staged over 40 exhibitions worldwide, including London, New York, Shanghai, Beijing, Hong Kong, Cardiff, Leeds, Amsterdam and Athens.

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The 2020 prizes are:

Gold Award ($4000)  

Moving Image Award ($1000)  

Still Image Award ($1000)

XR Award ($1000) for VR, AR and Mixed Reality

3D/Interactive Award ($1000)  

The BCS Artificial Intelligence Award ($1000)

The Global South Award ($1000) for artists from Asia, Latin American or Africa)

The Nordic Award ($1000) for artists from Nordic Countries

Photomonitor Student Award ($500) This award is free to enter.

There is an administration fee of US$48 to enter which covers 2 entries and each additional entry costs US$24. A not-for-profit based in the UK, all Lumen entry fees go directly towards the prizes and events programme. For the free-to-enter Student Award, please email for a code.


The Lumen Prize for Art and Technology