Art of Building 2018

£3500 cash prize and title The Art of Building Photographer of the Yea


The Art of Building photography competition is an international showcase for the very best digital photography of the built environment. It is open to both professional and amateur photographers.


£3500 cash prize and title The Art of Building Photographer of the Year.


Entries will not be accepted outside of the advertised closing date or if they are embedded with borders or locks. Only digital photography is accepted.

Copyrights & Usage Rights:

Entrants will retain copyright of their imagery at all times and will always be credited alongside their picture

By entering the competition you grant the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) the right to use your photograph to promote your entry into the competition and the competition itself. At all times the CIOB will ensure that photographers receive full credit alongside their photograph.

By entering this competition, you accept that your photograph(s) may be exhibited by the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) or other exhibitions organised or attended by the CIOB in direct relation to The Art of Building competition. The CIOB reserves the right to mount and frame entries for exhibition purposes.

By entering the competition your imagery will be used in a range of public and media relations work to raise the profile of the competition and those who enter. Where possible the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) strives to ensure the photographer is credited within external media.