A+C Book Award


A+C Book Award

Tim Marlow and the 2017 judging panel

Tim Marlow and the 2017 judging panel

For a book which makes an outstanding contribution to the dialogue between religious faith and the visual arts

2019 Judging panel

Sir Charles Saumarez Smith (chair) – Senior Director of Blain|Southern
Rupert Shortt – Religions Editor of the Times Literary Supplement
Lucy Winkett – Rector of St James’ Piccadilly
Michael Symmons Roberts – poet, librettist and broadcaster


The subject matter may relate to any major religious tradition and to any visual medium (including film, performance arts, design and architecture).

Entries should be written in or translated into English. They may be in hardback or paperback.

Entries must have been published in the last three years. 

Entry fees and how to apply

Applicants must complete the online entry form (or you can can click here to download a form and post) and submit with the additional material and £40 fee. Two copies of the book should be sent to A+C Awards, 70 Cowcross Street, London Ec1M 6EJ. The deadline for entries is 19 July.

Click ‘add to cart’ and then on the shopping trolley icon in the top right hand of the webpage. You’ll then be asked to fill out a form. We’re sorry that it’s not possible to save and come back to the application so you might wish to download the form (click on the link above) and prepare the details required for the online form.

Please only choose ‘1’ in quantity. To enter more than one book please make separate transactions for each.

Book Award Entry Form
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