Awards & Prizes 2021

Paisley Art Institute is delighted to offer the following awards and prizes for THE SCOTTISH DRAWING COMPETITION which have been generously sponsored by the following donors:


The William and Mary Armour Award – This award has been given since 1993. It is a legacy left by the late Mary Armour in memory of her late husband, William, who was former head of drawing at Glasgow School of Art; they both taught at GSA. The award is in the form of a cash prize and a beautiful vase to keep for a year.
– WINNER:¬† Ally Wallace, ‘Inter Facade’ #015

The Jamieson Award – An award by Charles Jamieson, past PAI president
Mary Gillespie, ‘Alice’s Model’ #048

The Outspoken Arts Scotland – an award by a leading equalities charity
WINNER: Deborah Sanderson ‘Tick Tock & Tin Hats’ #106

The Velvet Easel Gallery Prize  Рa generous gift by Edinburgh based gallery partner
– WINNER: Zuzanna Salamon, ‘A memory carried away dream by dream’