AboutSponsored by Smirnoff, the first ever Winter Pride UK Art Awards , which launches at London's Tobacco Dock on 8th February 2014, will feature a new art competition - the Winter Pride UK Art Awards.
Showcasing a spectrum of artistic practice, 21 Finalists have been selected by a judging panel of arts and media professionals. Winter Pride Art Awards Judge, Frances Segelman said: "The Winter Pride UK Art Awards represents an important opportunity for emerging artists to showcase their artworks".
A preview exhibition of the shortlisted Finalists will take place at CHART gallery in Chelsea from 3-5 February 2014, followed by a display at Tobacco Dock in East London on the 8th of February, when the winner and runners up will be announced.
Stephen Fry, who has been nominated as the Winter Pride LGBT Luminary of the Year, said: "Artistic and cultural events of this kind are so important for the well being of the LGBT community".