The finalists:

World Wide Kitsch’s Sixth Online Painting Competition!

Voting on facebook

The 52 finalists, selected by the jury, are now published on our facebohok page for public voting. You can vote by reacting or by posting comments. Voting ends November 15th at 8pm (CEST).

Three prizes will be awarded respectively to a landscape, a portrait and a composition, selected by the jury. The main prize will be awarded to the jury selection that receives the most votes by the public on facebook. Second and third place will follow accordingly.


Second and third prize: a copy of Kitsch More Than Art (2011) by Odd Nerdrum et al., the first edition of Sivilisasjonen magazine, VIP access to The Hunt of Odd Nerdrum + a signed movie poster.

1st prize: Including all the above rewards, the winner of the grand prize will receive the Kitsch medal locket and an invitation to do an interview with Jan-Ove Tuv at The Cave of Apelles. A certificate amounting to $350 will be provided to cover travel expenses.
UPDATE: the winner will also receive a $150 gift certificate from Blick Art Materials!

All the winners will get in-depth interviews in Sivilisasjonen — in english and norwegian.

The Jury

Sebastian Salvo (left) won the Jury Choice Award in 2015 and is a four year consecutive WWK jury member. Boris Koller (middle) is a member of the WWK Selection Committee. Mark Belicario (right) won the WWK competition 2019.

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Bork S. Nerdrum