Ironstone Art Prize Entry | Banbury Museum

The Ironstone Art Prize

The Ironstone Art Prize showcases the best recent work by artists from this region. Artwork in any medium or mixed media, including paintings, photography, sculpture, ceramics, digital art, glass, textiles and metalwork, will be considered.

A panel of independent judges with professional art backgrounds will select work for the exhibition as well as deciding the winners of the Ironstone Art Prize and the Ironstone Under 21s Prize. The winners will be announced at the private view on Thursday 30 January. All artists with work featured in the exhibition will receive invitations to the private view.

The competition has prizes totalling £1000 to compete for, including:

The Ironstone Art Prize winner


The Ironstone Under 21s winner


The People’s Prize winner



Just some of the work exhibited in years gone by...

Baby Sea Turtles - by Jill Collier
A Loop - by Libby January
A wedding Gift - by Margot Bell
Charles - by Nadia McGowan
The long walk - by Pam Foley

How to enter

Entries have now closed and judging has commenced! 

Please look forward to viewing the selected artwork in the exhibition which opens 25 January 2020.