BBC One Art Competition

BBC One Need Amateur Artists For A New TV Show

Are You An Amateur Artist?  BBC One Are Looking For You.

BBC One are looking for amateur artists.  This is a chance to kick start your artistic career with this new art programme.  The BBC are currently looking for the best of Britain’s amateur artists.  If you live in the UK, are over 16 and dream of becoming a practising artist they want to hear from you.  You must not be a professional artist but you must be extremely passionate about your work, whether it be painting or drawing.

The programme will be competitive in nature and you will be expected to produce artwork in a variety of media and subject matter.  Landscapes, portraiture and still life will be covered in watercolour, oil paint and charcoal and other mediums.  So be expected to be taken out of your comfort zone!


The BBC Is Looking For Artists

Perhaps you are a full time university or college student, taking part in adult education classes or an enthusiastic hobbyist.  Either way, this could be your chance to turn your dream into reality!  By taking part in this art competition you will get your name and art out there!  It really is a great opportunity!

How Do I Enter The BBC Art Show?

Send your name, address, age and contact number to the BBC at along with:

– A recent picture of yourself.

– Up to three images that best represent your current work (do not send originals).

– A short paragraph about why you paint.

For full terms and conditions go to

When Is The Closing Date For Entering This BBC Art Competition?

If you are up to the challenge the closing date for applications is Sunday 23rd March 2014.


What are you waiting for?  Good luck and let Pullingers know if you get accepted!

One thought on “BBC One Need Amateur Artists For A New TV Show

  1. Why is it that on the BBC, art,it seems can only be one of two things painting or drawing,nothing more exiting than that. How about we see some mixed media, a sculpture, some assemblage, I’m sure your viewers could handle it!

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