We are now accepting applications for August 2024 Show with PHYSICAL EXHIBITION at Hilton Hotel in Geneva, Switzerland 

At least 14 artworks will be chosen for 2-months exposition at Hilton Geneva. 

We would like to offer a maximum flexibility; you can win one of the money prizes without having to participate in the physical exhibition.  

The artworks for the physical exhibition will be selected under “Exhibition at Hilton Geneva” category and may or may not include the winners. 

Deadline to apply: July 26, 2024 midnight 

Show Theme – “Open” 

Eligibility – All artists, over 18 years old may enter. 

For the physical exhibition- artworks must not exceed these dimensions: L250x H200. We highly recommended to submit smaller formats.

Sculptures must not exceed these dimensions: 1,5 m high and 1 m large maximum, 70kg maximum 

Every artwork must have a wire hanger on the back to participate in the exhibition. 

Results announced on our website & online exhibition:  August 1, 2024

Artwork selected for physical exhibition must be delivered to Hilton Geneva before: August 18, 2024

Exhibition Opening Event at Hilton Geneva: August 22, 2024

Artwork on Display till: October 20th, 2024

Artworks will be shipped back by: November 10th, 2024 

Media – sculptures and 2D works in all types of media including photography. 

Invited Jurors – François Morvan, General Manager at Hilton Geneva, Anaïs Pierron, GC&E Sales Manager

Permanent Juror – Inna Wars, art curator 

Judging Criteria – Originality, interpretation, quality, demonstration of ability and usage of medium 

Administration costuntil July 1st 2024: early application fee- 40$, from July 2nd 2024: 55$


Awards – Cash prizes for the first 3 places: 

1st Place – 300$, 2nd Place – 200$, 3rd Place – 100$ 

“Exhibition at Hilton Geneva” – 2-months physical exhibition at Hilton Geneva 

“Merit Award” – free entry for the next shows. 

Certificates of Participation 

All accepted artworks will be displayed on our website and will receive an extensive worldwide online promotion. Selected artwork will be featured on our social media pages. 

Sales – If a sale happens because of the physical exhibitiona commission of 25% will be charged. 

If you would like to participate in the competition, but NOT interested in physical exhibition, please state: 

“No Expo” in the “Artwork Price” field in the application form. 

Image Requirements: Image should not exceed 2MB. Image should be in jpeg format. 


  • The artist is responsible for shipping costs of the artwork to and from our exhibition location. Please make sure to include a package box that can be re-used for shipping back and PREPAID RETURN LABEL. Artworks without prepaid return label will not be shipped back. Drop-off and pick up in person are possible. 
  • HelvetArt Gallery and Hilton hotel ensures care and custody of the works received, however we decline any responsibility for damage to the artworks, theft or loss by the courier and during the detention of the works. The artist is the only one responsible for taking insurance for artworks during the entire period of physical exhibition, including the delivery. 

By sending your application, you agree to the conditions stated above.

    Use Bitly: (for long Web addresses please use Bitly to shorten your link, otherwise, it won’t be displayed correctly on our website)

    Image Requirements
    - Image should not exceed 2MB.
    - Image should be in jpeg format.
    - Image should not contain any frame, mat, or watermark.
    - Image should be labeled as LastName-FirstName-TitleofArt.jpeg
    - Image should be clear and in focus, this represents your work and it will be displayed the same way it is received.

    Usage Rights
    By clicking accept, you, the artist, agrees to allow HelvetArt Association to use your image for the following purposes: online art exhibition, future show marketing, promotional, and display purposes. You, the artist, agrees to allow HelvetArt Association to archive your image as part of a show.

    This will be available for public viewing on our website. Your image will include your name, title of your work, and your website or contact information, if applicable. The artist shall maintain all copyrights of any image that they submit to HelvetArt Association. Images shall not be resold, exchanged or copied.

    By participating in the HelvetArt online competition and exhibition, the artist acknowledges their unconditional acceptance of the Terms and Conditions.

    Please click on the submit button to proceed to the payment page