Awards & Competitions

2021 Cordis Prize for Tapestry

The worlds biggest award for tapestry. Rewarding ambition in contemporary weaving

Closing date: 23 Aug 2021

The Cordis Prize, the world’s largest award for tapestry, is set to return for it’s fifth round in 2021. The £8000 prize aims to encourage and reward ambition and scale in the field of contemporary weaving.


Entries will be accepted from October 2020, via an online open submission. Full details can be found below.

The Cordis Prize are delighted to be returning to the majestic Inverleith House Gallery in the heart of Edinburgh Botanic Gardens. The shortlisted tapestries from the open submission will be exhibited from 23 October to 12 December 2021, and the winner of the £8000 prize will be selected from the works on show and announced at the private view.

The new deadline for entries is 23 August 2021 

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Opportunity provided by:
The Cordis Prize
Venue Location:
Inverleith House Gallery
Royal Botanic Gardens Edinburgh
Arboretum Place
Glendaruel, Perth Road
Main Contact:
The Cordis Prize 07796 990970 [javascript protected email address] More Information