Auction

Welcome to the 13-19 Art Prize Auction!

This auction features the prize-winning works of the inaugural 13-19 Art Prize competition that was founded in the belief of imparting the values of giving back to the community to support their peers from disadvantaged backgrounds.
Net proceeds from the auction will go towards The Business Times Budding Artists Fund (BT BAF) which serves economically distanced children and youths, between the ages of six and 19 years old, through a variety of programmes including a structured arts training programme, arts camps, workshops and signature events. Find out more about BT BAF on the website: https://baf.sg/
As the spirit of the competition sets out to challenge the creative potential of our youth and promote a diversity of artistic expressions, the prize-winning works display the rich and varied observations and reflections of today’s youth on contemporary society.
With a total of 222 submissions from visual art talents ages 13 to 19 years old across Singapore, the following 34 prize-winning works of the Canvas and Digital Artwork Category were selected by an esteemed panel of judges.
The works are also on display at the gallery of 10 Square @ Orchard Central till 10 January 2022.
The gallery is open daily from 10 am to 6 pm except 18 December, eve of public holidays and public holidays.

Empower the next generation of artists

If there is an artwork which strongly appeals to you and if in the spirit of giving you wish to show your support for BT BAF, enter your bid amount above the minimum price shown on the website and follow the prompts. The amount includes the delivery fee to your doorstep.
This auction will also present you with a unique opportunity to own Non-Fungible Tokens (NFT). With the help of our digital partner, WottleNFT, these prize-winning Digital Artworks will all be auctioned off as NFTs.
Your purchase less the delivery cost of the artwork (for Canvas Artworks) and less related fees (for Digital Artworks) qualifies for 250% tax deduction.

Canvas

All bidding on this platform will be done in SGD currency. Payment will be made via credit card (Stripe) online. Enter your bid above the minimum price shown on the website and follow the prompts. The amount includes the delivery fee to your doorstep. The price of the artwork is inclusive of the delivery cost. As this auction fundraises for The Budding Artists Fund (BT BAF), the winning bid (excluding delivery cost/related fees) qualifies for 250% tax deduction.

NFT

We are pleased to share that these digital artworks are auctioned as Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs).
In the spirit of celebrating the unique creation of the works by these young and inspiring visual talents, auctioning these digital artworks as NFTs would not only retain the integrity of the work they have put in but also benefit successful bidders who will now be the new owners of the virtual asset(s). Upon receiving a digital certificate of ownership, successful bidders will be able to easily trade these in NFT Marketplaces and use them to store information. In addition, as these NTFs are secured and protected by blockchain technology, an incorruptible database, it grants successful bidders sole custodianship as long as he/she is the owner of that/those virtual asset(s).
All bidding on this platform will be done in SGD Currency. Payment for successful bidders will be made via credit card (Stripe). To complete the transaction, which needs to be done in cryptocurrency, the successful bidder will be required to set up a Nami Wallet and provide us with your unique Nami Wallet Address. (Further information will be emailed to successful bidders). Thereafter, our digital partner, WottleNFT, will assist in expediting the rest of the process.