2023 People’s Choice Award Voting – Now Open!

Over the last couple of weeks we have been sharing the 2023 Beautiful Bizarre Art Prize Finalists of each Award category [Yasha Young Projects Sculpture Award, INPRNT Photography Award, iCanvas Digital Art AwardRAYMAR Traditional Art Award and Beautiful Bizarre Magazine Founders’ Emerging Artist Award] on our social media, website and via our email newsletters. We have been incredibly impressed with the caliber of work!

Now, it is your opportunity to have a voice, and help determine the winner of the 2023 Beautiful Bizarre Art Prize People’s Choice Award!

Make your voice heard – vote for your favourite artworks today!

The Grand Prize Winner of the 2023 Beautiful Bizarre Art Prize, along with the 1st, 2nd and 3rd Prize Winners of each Award category, Honourable Mentions, and the Winner of this year’s People’s Choice Award will all be announced in mid September, after the People’s Choice Award voting closes at midnight 7 September [Sydney Australia time].

6 Honourable Mentions will also be awarded by this year’s sponsors in their respective Award category, plus the Directors of Haven Gallery and Danijela Krha Purssey the Editor-in-Chief of Beautiful Bizarre Magazine will also choose one outstanding work to receive an Honourable Mention.

People’s Choice Award

Who do you think should win the 2023 People’s Choice Award? Let your voice be heard – vote for your favourite artworks from the 145 Finalists today! Everyone is invited to participate.

The People’s Choice Award Winner will receive a year’s worth of social media advertising through the Beautiful Bizarre Magazine socials to ensure they are able to connect with the right audience of engaged creatives, collectors and gallerists, raise their profile, associate their work with other leading creatives, and of course to grow their social media following. They will also enjoy a Profile listing [including artwork gallery] on the Beautiful Bizarre Artist Directory for 12 months, plus a 12 month Beautiful Bizarre Magazine print subscription, and an in-depth interview published on the Beautiful Bizarre Magazine and Beautiful Bizarre Art Prize websites, giving readers an insight into their vision and practice.

The People’s Choice Award winner will receive:

  • 12 month social media advertising package (Beautiful Bizarre Magazine: 1 million+ followers across all socials platforms).
  • Exclusive in-depth interview published on the Beautiful Bizarre Art Prize and Beautiful Bizarre Magazine websites + shared across Beautiful Bizarre Magazine social media.
  • Profile listing [including artwork gallery] on the Beautiful Bizarre Artist Directory for 12 months. The go-to platform for artists, curators and collectors to discover exceptional artists and explore their work.
  • A year’s worth of inspiration – a print subscription to Beautiful Bizarre Magazine.
  • Plus most importantly, receive worldwide exposure for their practice.


  • 24 August [AEDT, Australian Eastern Daylight Time]: People’s Choice voting opened
  • 7 September [AEDT, Australian Eastern Daylight Time]: People’s Choice voting closes
  • Week of the 11th of September: Winners announced
  • 11 Sept: Beautiful Bizarre Magazine Founders’ Emerging Artist Award Winners Announced
  • 12 Sept: Yasha Young Projects Sculpture Award Winners announced
  • 13 Sept: INPRNT Photography Award Winners announced
  • 14 Sept: iCanvas Digital Art Award Winners announced
  • 15 Sept: RAYMAR Traditional Art Award Winners announced
  • 16 Sept: Beautiful Bizarre Art Prize Grand Prize Winner, Honourable Mentions & People’s Choice Winner announced
  • 4 November – 3 December 2023: Beautiful Bizarre curated exhibition ‘Serendipity’ exhibition opens at Haven Gallery in New York, United States. Winners are invited to participate.
Foxes-People's Choice Award
Alexandra Bochkareva
“Foxes” (Digital Photograph)

The Vegetarian
Jacqueline Butterworth
“The Vegetarian” (Traditional Art)

Simone Benedetto
“TEDDYGUNS” (Sculpture)

The Rewrite
Sara Gallagher
“The Rewrite” (Traditional Art)