Art for Change Prize 2023

We are delighted to share that the 2023 Art for Change Prize is now open to artists working in the first five years of their career.

This year’s prize asks artists to creatively respond to the theme Regeneration, bringing the opportunity to create new stories of a liveable future in the face of the climate crisis.

Accepted media includes painting, drawing, illustration, photography, collage, 2D mixed-media, video or film. The prize is available to emerging artists based in the UK, Europe, Americas, Asia, Australia, and Middle East & Africa.

Artists must be 18 years or older.


  • Overall winner will receive £10,000. The five regional winners will each receive £2,000.
  • All winning artists will exhibit their winning works in a dedicated exhibition at Saatchi Gallery in London, where the overall winner will be announced at the end of November 2023. The exhibition will be open to the public on Wednesday 22 November 2023 until Friday 12 January 2024.

This prize is free to enter.

For full details, please refer here.

Enquiries about submissions should be directed to M&C Saatchi Group, please always refer to their website for complete details and information.

Please note, this prize is run by M&C Saatchi Group, not the Commonwealth Foundation.