Prizes for SSA 2015 Announced

We have now confirmed the following prizes to be offered to exhibiting artists at the SSA Annual Exhibition 2015 (only those marked * are still to be confirmed).

All prizes are selected anonymously and all exhibits may be considered for a prize. No age or nationality restrictions apply.  (Works exhibited by the SSA President and Vice President will not be eligible for any prize).


Joyce-Gunn-Cairns-BirdwomanThe Connell & Connell WS Prize – £300
The Deloitte Prize – £500
The Edinburgh Printmakers Award – Printmakingcourse or training, 1 months fees and 3 months membership
The Eichstaett Lithography Prize – Funded 2 week residency and exhibition in Bavaria for an artist exhibiting a lithograph
*The Glasgow Art Club x 2 – Free membership for one year
The Greyfriars Artshop Prize – £150 voucher
The Henderson’s Artshop Prize – Purchase Prize
NEW The Maccracken Pollok Framing Prize – £250 voucher
*The Meffan Gallery and Museum Solo Exhibition Prize
The Open Eye Gallery Exhibition Prize
The Pauline Fay Lazarus Prize for work using the human form – £150
The Purcell Paper Prize – Paper worth £100
The Ramsay Cornish Prize – £300
The Scottish Art Club Prize – Two years free membership and an exhibition
The Southfield Prize – £300 worth of printed material
The SSA Exhibition Prize – Exhibition opportunity in SSA 2016

*To be confirmed

Image by SSA Professional Member, Joyce Gunn Cairns, who was awarded the Scottish Arts Club Prize at the SSA Annual 2014 for her work ‘Jackie Kay’s Vadnie’.