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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. With grateful thanks to the sponsors: Worshipful Company of Painter-Stainers The  Lynn Foundation 4C Hotel Group    

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2018 Winner: 1st Prize


Pablo Castañeda Santana, EHS

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The 2019 Prize is now Open

We are delighted to announce that the prize money has been increased to £20,000, making the Lynn Painter-Stainers Prize one of the most valuable in the UK. Read more >

Melissa Scott-Miller wins Lynn Painter-Stainers’ People’s Prize

Islington-based artist Melissa Scott-Miller has won this year’s People’s Prize, which forms part of the prestigious Lynn Painter-Stainers national art competition for contemporary British representative art. Read more >