Danish Embassy Art Prize is an annual prize-giving event for UK-based artists from Denmark. It aims to showcase emerging artists, and is open to BA and MA students from Denmark studying at or recently graduated from UK-based art programmes (up to 24 months following graduation). Previous recipients of the prize include Birk Thomassen, Mads Holm, Eva Lerche- Lerchenborg, Ragna Mouritzen, Asger Harbou Gjerdevik, Christian Brehms, Maja Theodoraki, Robin Monies, Lars Birk, Wendy Plovmand, Mathilde Jensen and Janne Malmros.
The recipient of the Danish Embassy Art Prize will be offered an exhibition at the Royal Danish Embassy in London for the duration of one year. As part of this, an opening reception will be organised for the artist. Furthermore, the recipient will receive £1000 towards the materials, installation and transport costs of their exhibition.