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Nova is a biennial arts prize that was open to submission for all Welsh artists aged thirty-five or under.

The qualifying criteria can be found here.

Nova aims to support and promote excellence in emerging Welsh art. Selected artists will  be part of the inaugural Nova exhibition in 2017 at the Royal Cambrian Academy which will also tour to Aberystwyth Arts Centre and Arcade Cardiff.

The selection panel for Nova 2017 are:

Alongside inclusion in the Nova exhibitions, there are a range of prizes and bursaries available.