• APR 04 to JUN 30
    Art Competition
    Celeste Prize 2016


    • Art Competition
    • Contemporary
    • Emerging Artists
    • Photography

    Dates and Opening hours

    APR 04 to JUN 30, 2016

    All day

    Vernissage: 15 October 2016

    Event Location

    Celeste Network


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    Applications are open for Celeste Prize 2016, discover what’s new!

    There’s more prize money 23,000 €, and more artists will be invited to the final exhibition in London, The Bargehouse, OXO Tower Wharf, 7-10 October.

    Celeste Prize is an international contemporary arts prize which every year awards rewarding benefits to emerging and mid-career artists:

    Deadline for entry is 30th June: http://www.celesteprize.com/celesteprize2016/

    Ellen Blumenstein, director, KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin, is chief-curator of the prize and leads this year’s super-jury of international art critics and curators: Juliana Bardolim, writer and art critic, Moscow Moritz Wesseler, director, Kölnischen Kunstverein, Cologne Chiara Ianeselli, independent curator, Italy Marc Bembekoff, director, La Halle des bouchers, Vienne Chris Fitzpatrick, director of Muenchen Kunstverein, Munich Felix Hoffmann, curator, C/O Berlin Foundation, Berlin Marianna Liosi, curator, Italy Barbara Piwowarska, independent curator, Warsaw Alya Sebti, independent curator, Morocco Sandro Droschl, director, Künstlerhaus Graz, Austria Zane Onckule, director, kim? Contemporary Art Centre, Riga

    The 53 finalist artists themselves, chosen by the jury, will vote the prize money at the final exhibition in London.

    23,000 € prize

    Project Prize 4,000 € Painting & Drawing Prize 4,000 € Photography & Digital Graphics Prize 4,000 € Video & Animation Prize 4,000 € Installation, Sculpture & Performance Prize 4,000 € NEW Super-Young Prize 3,000 € (under-26 years)

    Entry fees: 50 € for a single work 90 € for a project (up to 10 works) 30 € for a single work (in Super-Young, under-26 years)

    Join now from your account in Celeste Network: http://www.celesteprize.com/eng_auth_login/

    Celeste Prize 2016, 8th edition, is an initiative by Celeste Network, info@celesteprize.com tel. +39 0577 1521988

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