Catherine K. Gyllerstrom People’s Choice Award

Let your voice be heard! The 2024 Beautiful Bizarre Art Prize, Catherine K. Gyllerstrom People’s Choice Award public voting will open on 23 August 2024. You will be able to vote for your favourite work from the 140 Finalists [25 per Award category: Digital Art, Photography, Sculpture; 50 from the Traditional Art Award category; and 15 from the Emerging Art Award category].

The Catherine K. Gyllerstrom People’s Choice Award Winner will receive $2,000 USD cash, a year’s worth of social media advertising through the Beautiful Bizarre Magazine social media and a 12 month membership to the Beautiful Bizarre Artist Directory to ensure they are able to connect with the right audience of engaged creatives, collectors, curators and gallerists. Enabling them to raise their profile, associate their work with other leading creatives, and of course to grow their social media following. Plus more!

Voting opens: 23 August 2024 | Voting closes: 6 September 2024.


The Winner of the Beautiful Bizarre Art Prize Catherine K. Gyllerstrom People’s Choice Award will receive:


$2,000 USD cash, generously donated by Catherine K. Gyllerstrom, Collector, Art Consultant, Owner & Art Director of BearWolf Books, an independent publishing house that specializes in Illustrated Fantasy, Mythology, and Stories for Young Readers.

Deco Pro (Gen2) MW, generously donated by XPPen. XPPen is a globally notable brand celebrating digital art innovation, providing digital drawing products, content and services to encourage artists to pursue their dreams and authentic self-expression.

A 12-month license to Clip Studio Paint PRO, generously donated by Celsys. Clip Studio Paint is the digital artist’s app for drawing and painting anything from character and concept art to fine art illustration, and even professional animation. All of the powerful features are available on all major platforms to explore at home or on the go.

12 month social media advertising package (Beautiful Bizarre Magazine: 1 million+ followers across all social media 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.