Part of the World Art Week is the election of the European Artist of the Year. Participants in the World Art Week nominate later this year the artists for the tittle Artist of the Year in their countries. After that, all national Artists of the Year are nominated for the title of European Artist of the Year. The European Artist of the Year will be chosen in November by all World Art Week participants and a panel of art professionals from different European countries.

(As of next year, the World Artist of the Year will be chosen.)