The competition is divided into 5 sections: painting, sculpture, photographic art, videoart and performance, virtual art.
The awards total amount is 170.000 EUR, including:
5 money Prizes of 7,000 EUR for the winner artists, one for each section.
6 Art Residencies: Loft Miramarmi – Vicenza, Carlo Zauli Museum – Faenza, Glass School Abate Zanetti – Venice, Art Stays – Slovenia, iaab – Basel, Technymon India ARTresidency – Mumbai.
2 Business for Art: STILE Original Design offers a money prize of 8,000 EUR and the development of an art project; another project will be offered by the jewelery company FOPE of Vicenza.
2 International Festivals: participations in Open in Venice and Tina B in Prague.
26 Personal Exhibitions in International Art Galleries: a network of international galleries to introduce the artists to the market of Contemporary Art. Each gallery will select an artist for organizing a solo exhibition.
Furthermore 110 finalists will be chosen by an international jury to participate to the collective exhibition in Venice, and their artworks will be published in a bilingual catalogue.
Jurors are: Igor Zanti – Art Critic; Alessio Antoniolli – Director Gasworks of London; Chiara Barbieri – Publications Director, Peggy Guggenheim Collection; Gabriella Belli – Director MART of Trento and Rovereto; Ilaria Bonacossa – Freelance Curator; Soledad Gutierrez – Curator at MACBA Barcelona; Kanchi Metha – Curator Indian Pavillon Prague Biennale; Ludovico Pratesi – Director Centro Arti Visive Pescheria of Pesaro; Maria Savarese – Freelance Curator ; Ralf Schmitt – Director Preview Berlin; Alma Zevi – Art Critic.
The application fees are: 50 EUR for one artwork and 90 EUR for two, but for artists Under-25 are 45 EUR and 80 EUR.
There is time until th 11th of November to submit artworks.
Application form: http://www.artelagunaprize.com/index.php/enrollment-of-the-6-international-art-prize-arte-laguna.html
Arte Laguna Prize
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