Open call to all artists worldwide, without limits of age or experience. Top art curators pick finalist works, then it’s up to finalist artists to vote the 20,000 € prizes!
Entries online by 31 July 2012.
4,000 € Painting & Drawing Prize
4,000 € Video & Animation Prize
4,000 € Photography & Digital Graphics Prize
4,000 € Installation & Live Media Prize
More information: http://www.celesteprize.com/introduction2012/
40 finalist works are chosen in September by a jury of 10 international critics & curators led by Katya Garcia-Anton. Each juror will publish his or her selections online in a totally open selection process!
Artists, photographers, designers and architects anywhere in the world can participate without limits of age, sex, experience or profession. A team of international art curators and critics are seeking excellence in content, contemporary aesthetic, technique, and material in works for the final exhibition. Entry fee per artwork 40 €.
Curator of 4th edition Celeste Prize 2012: Katya Garcia-Anton. Selection Panel: Michael Connor, Micol Di Veroli, Maymanah Farhat, Lara Khaldi, Eva Gonzalez-Sancho, Jack Persekian, Lydia Pribisova, Nigel Prince, Maria Inés Rodriguez, Risa Shoup. Live Media Panel: Fonlad Festival – José Vieira, Forward Motion Theater – Eric Dunlap, Otolab-Orgone – Bertram Niessen, Claudio Sinatti – IED, Alessandro Ludovico – Neural Magazine.
Prize winners are chosen directly at the awards night by the finalist artists themselves during the final exhibition at Centrale Montemartini, the City of Rome’s old power station, 1-9 December 2012.
Artwork submitted so far to Celeste Prize 2012: http://www.celesteprize.com/works/pg:en12/ord:data/