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Upcoming Events:

AB2092 - Bath - 17 April, 2020 *POSTPONED*

Join us for an electric Friday evening full of live art! Come watch the paint fly before your eyes and help vote to determine the Winner as artists battle the clock & each other in 3 fast-paced rounds. All artwork will also be available for auction during this incredible night of community and creation! Be a part of the fun ... Read More

AB2093 - Sheffield - 21 March, 2020

Opus & Now Then presents… Art Battle. The global live art tournament comes to Sheffield! Artists compete live – transforming blank canvas to finished works in a fixed 20 minutes, as audiences experience the spectacle and individual creations. The audience decides the winners each round, with votes cast for their chosen artist. Be a part of the fun as a ... Read More

AB2078 - Bristol Grand Final - Rescheduled for 25th June!

Join us for an electric Thursday evening full of live art & the Art Battle Bristol season Grand Final! 11 Winners 1 Wildcard 3 Rounds ONE CHAMPION Come see these amazing artists go Brush to Brush and create masterpieces before your very eyes. YOU – The Audience – decides who will go on to earn a spot on the National ... Read More

AB2076 - London - 2 July, 2020

Grab your best pals and join us for a wonderful evening of creativity and community, a live art tournament showcasing local artists and connecting London to towns and cities around the world! Come watch as artists transform blank canvases into beautiful pieces of art in just 20 minutes, and then help vote to determine the winner of the event! All ... Read More

AB1985 - Bristol - 6 February, 2020

Join us for an electric Thursday evening full of live art! Come watch the paint fly before your eyes and help vote to determine the Winner as artists battle the clock & each other in 3 fast-paced rounds. All artwork will also be available for auction during this incredible night of community and creation! Be a part of the fun ... Read More

AB2010 - Bath - 24 January, 2020

Join us for an electric Friday evening full of live art! Come watch the paint fly before your eyes and help vote to determine the Winner as artists battle the clock & each other in 3 fast-paced rounds. All artwork will also be available for auction during this incredible night of community and creation! Be a part of the fun ... Read More

AB1955 - Bristol - 21 November, 2019

Join us for an inspiring evening of creativity and community! Watch as painters battle the clock and each other transforming blank canvases into beautiful pieces of original artwork in just 20 minutes and help vote to determine the Winner of the night. Be a part of the fun as a spectator, or participate as one of the featured artists by ... Read More

AB1954 - Bath - 5 October, 2019

Join us for an amazing experience of live art! Artists have 20 minutes to take their canvases from blank to beautiful, battling not only the clock but each other as well. Watch the paint fly before your eyes and help vote to determine the Winner! All artwork created will also be available via silent auction. Be a part of the ... Read More

AB1797 - Bristol - 5 September, 2019

Join us for an inspiring night of creativity and community at Trinity! Watch as painters battle the clock and each other transforming blank canvases into beautiful pieces of original artwork in just 20 minutes and help vote to determine the Winner of the night. Be a part of the fun as a spectator, or participate as one of the featured ... Read More

AB1772 - Bristol - 13 July, 2019

Grab your best pals and join us for an incredible evening of live art! Artists have 20 minutes to take their canvases from blank to beautiful, battling not only the clock but each other as well. Watch the paint fly before your eyes and help vote to determine the Winner! All artwork created will also be available via silent auction. ... Read More

AB1773 - Bath - 20 July, 2019

Join us for an electric evening of creation and community at St Matthew’s Church! Watch the paint fly before your eyes and the creative process unfold during 3 fast-paced rounds and help vote to determine the Winner! All artwork created will also be available via silent auction. Be a part of the fun as a spectator, or participate as one ... Read More

AB1754 - Bristol - 4 June, 2019

Join us for a sizzling experience of creation and community at Trinity Centre! It’s a wild night; great music, paint flies and masterpieces are created before your eyes! Painters put their skills to the test with only 20 minutes to turn blank canvases into incredible pieces of original art that will be available via silent auction. Watch the creative process ... Read More

AB1753 - Bath - 27 April, 2019

Art Battle® can’t wait to come to Bath! Grab your best pals and join us for a wonderful evening of creativity and community, a live painting tournament showcasing local artists and connecting Bath to towns and cities around the world! Come watch as artists transform blank canvases into beautiful pieces of art in just 20 minutes, and then help vote ... Read More

AB1739 - Bristol - 22 March, 2019

Please join us for a wonderful night of live competitive painting at Trinity Centre! Watch the paint fly before your eyes and the creative process unfold during 3 fast-paced rounds and help vote to determine the Champion! All artwork created will also be available via silent auction. Be a part of the fun as a spectator, or participate as one ... Read More

AB1717 - Bristol - 8 February, 2019

Grab your best pals and head out for a sizzling experience of creation and community at Trinity Centre for Art Battle Bristol! It’s a wild night; great music, paint flies and masterpieces are created before your eyes! 12 amazing painters put their skills to the test with only 20 minutes to turn blank canvases into incredible pieces of original art ... Read More

AB1704 - Bristol - November 13, 2018

With loads of fun and a growing community Art Battle Bristol continues! Come see the best and bravest artists from Bristol and beyond create jaw dropping works live in only 20 minutes. Watch 12 fantastic artists battle it out with brush and colour and let your vote determine the next Champion. After a stunning display at Art Battle© on October ... Read More

AB1691 - Bristol - 2 October, 2018

Art Battle® can’t wait to return to Bristol! Join us for an amazing night of live competitive painting as 12 artists have 20 minutes to take their canvases from blank to beautiful. Battling not only the clock but each other, Art Battle® is a new and fun community for healthy competition between artists. All artwork created will also be available ... Read More

AB1677 - Bristol - 10/7/2018

The paint has dried from the first Art Battle Bristol which saw 12 fantastic artists compete for the title of Art Battle Champion. Now Art Battle is coming back to Motion on July 10th for round 2 in this years lead up to the December Finale. Come join us for this fantastic evening of art, audience, paint and prowess as ... Read More

AB1665 - Bristol - 15/05/2018

Art Battle® can’t wait to come to Bristol, UK! Please join us at Motion on Tuesday, May 15th for a wonderful evening of creativity and community, a live painting tournament showcasing local artists and connecting Bristol to towns and cities around the world! Come watch as artists transform blank canvases into beautiful pieces of art in just 20 minutes, and ... Read More

Manchester - 30/9/2017

Battle Royal will see the 10 winners of Art Battle Manchester return and compete for the Champion of Champions crown. It is only fitting that this ultimate contest is to be held in the stunning and atmospheric Grade II listed Wesleyan chapel, which was closed and hidden for over 40 years, recently restored into the city’s most premium music venue. ... Read More

Past Events:

Art Battle Bristol – 8 February 2019 – Trinity Centre

Winner – Rosie Caley!

Art Battle Bristol – 13 November 2018 – Marble Factory

Winner – Liam Callebout!

Art Battle Bristol – 2 October 2018 – Marble Factory 

Winner – Sophie Galliers!

Copyright Harry @ It’sJust.ART

Art Battle Bristol – 10 July 2018 – Marble Factory 

Winner – Andrew Burns Colwill! 

Art Battle Bristol – 15 May 2018 – Marble Factory –  Bristol had its inaugural Art Battle on 15 May! 12 Artists took to the stage to battle the clock & each other in an epic showdown! Winner – Ian Price!

Photo by Harry @ It’sJust.ART

Battle Royal – 30 Sept 2017 – Albert Hall – The 10 winners of Art Battle Manchester return for the Champion of Champions showdown at Manchester’s forgotten Wesleyan Chapel now restored to the city premier music venue. Battle Royal featured a ‘celebrity’ battle, burlesque dancers, rock bands and more. The event raised £2400 for the city’s homeless.  Winner – David K Goodwin. 

Photo by Jack Kirwin -JK Photography-

Art Battle Manchester X – 6th May 2017 – Projekts Skatepark – ‘The skirmish in the Skatepark’ under a motorway saw a fierce battle while some of the city’s top street artists left their mark on the skatepark. Skaters did some tricks on the half-pipes while fire breathers put on a stunning show. One of the co-founders of Art Battle Manchester went into labour at the event, so it was a memorable weekend! Winner – Michael Browne

Art Battle Manchester IX – 17th Feb 2017 – Gorilla – The Thrilla in Gorilla saw visual artists take over a music venue. The artists were serenaded by a brass band playing hip-hop classics to get the crowd in the mood. Winner – Lee Hartley

Art Battle Manchester VIII – 14th Oct 2016 – London Road Fire Station – This much loved beautiful grade II listed building had been derelict for over 30 years. The artists brought the stunning venue back to life with a live battle, while street artists sprayed up an old fire engine. The winner was wildcard entrant Dano, who only agreed to take part on the day after one of the artists couldn’t take part. Fortune favours the brave, or maybe he didn’t have enough time to get nervous! Winner – Dano Vojtek

Art Battle Manchester VII – 9th July 2016 – Mantra Warehouse – This battle took place in the old industrial heart of the city – Ancoats. Street Artists also did a live battle while serenaded by classical musicians. Winner of the battle was tattooist Chewit who won the crowd over with his stunning owl painting Winner – Chewit Self  Winner of Street Battle – Jay Sharples