LPS Prize 2016

Online entry is now CLOSED for 2016!

The Lynn Painter-Stainers Prize is open to living artists over the age of 18, who are resident in the British Isles. Prizes range from £1,500 to £15,000.

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Mick Davies RBA, The Battle of Maerdy Bridge

Info for Artists

How to enter, handing in rules, and more

Artists are invited to submit digital images of up to four recent works.  Deadline was 16 December 2015, 5pm (GMT)

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A. Lincoln Taber, Walter Potter's Village School

About the LPS Prize

History and the people behind the prize

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The Lynn Painter-Stainers Prize was created in 2005 by the Worshipful Company of Painter-Stainers and the Lynn Foundation to encourage the very best creative representational painting and promote the skill of draftsmanship. With prize money of £30,000 the Prize is one of the most prestigious awards to artists in the UK.

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2016 Winner: 1st Prize

Henry Kondracki, The Cowgate

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Henry Kondracki awarded First Prize for his depiction of Cowgate, Edinburgh

The Worshipful Company of Painter Stainers and the Lynn Foundation are delighted to award the Lynn Painter-Stainers Prize 2016 to Henry Kondracki for his atmospheric oil painting The Cowgate. Read more >


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