Sara Berman Award for Works on Paper in the Expanded Field of Drawing

Sara Berman is a visual artist.

She wants to mentor you.

Sara is a visual artist with an MFA from Slade School of Art. Her practice focuses on painting and textiles and she has shown widely in London, New York, Hong Kong, LA. Her work is held in important private collections worldwide.

Submissions guidelines

  • Up to three Jpeg images to be submitted, one image showing whole work and up to 2 detailed images
  • Work must not be  longer than 100cm by 100cm , unglazed and unframed
  • Work may be incorporated in any medium but has to be based on paper
  • Work is two dimensional and sits with the expanded field of drawing
  • This competition will close when 100 entries have been received

The winner will receive:

  • £300 Cass Art voucher
  • Mentorship for up to 3 years
  • Work experience with Sara Berman, timing to be agreed between Sarah and winner

Five runners-up will win £50 Cass Art vouchers.


Terms and Conditions: Entries accepted from 1 February 2021. Closing date for submissions 1 April 2021 at 11.59 pm. Entries are restricted to UK residents aged 16-18 as of 1 April 2021. Entrants agree that Stuck-In may use all images and content for promotional purposes across their website and social media. All work remains the copyright of the entrant. There are no restrictions on the number of entries. Your £5 donation will support our partner charities.


Entries have a suggested £5 donation to our wonderful charities. Entrants must be between the ages of 16 and 18 by 15 March 2021. You may enter more than once, and work produced for GCSE and A-Level is welcome. Only winning entries and runners up will receive feedback. We may feature your work on our website and socials to keep an eye out!