Celeste Prize 2014
Submissions period for Celeste Prize 2014, 6th edition curated by Elena Sorokina, is now open until 15 July 2014.
Celeste Prize is an international contemporary arts prize which supports quality work by emerging artists in a worldwide, talent scouting environment. Every year thousands of artists join the prize to promote their works and their careers.
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20,500 euro cash prizes:
Project Prize 4,000 euro
Painting & Drawing Prize 4,000 euro
Photography & Digital Graphics Prize 4,000 euro
Video & Animation Prize 4,000 euro
Installation, Sculpture & Performance Prize 4,000 euro
Visitors Choice Prize 500 euro
This year’s team of international selectors is led by Elena Sorokina, independent curator based in Paris, France.
Antonia Alampi – Curator at Beirut, Cairo, Egypt
Natasa Petresin Bachelez – Chief-Editor Manifesta Journal, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Daniele Balit – Independent curator and critic, France
Daria de Beauvais – Curator at Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France
Jelle Bouwhuis – Curator at Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Andrea Bruciati – Independent curator and critic, Italy
Katerina Chuchalina – Curator at V-A-C Foundation, Moscow, Russia
Jonathan Lahey Dronsfield – Independent curator and philosopher, UK
N’Goné Fall – Independent curator and founder of Gaw-Lab, Senegal
Andrew Hunt – Director of Spacex, Exeter, UK
Mélanie Mermod – Independent curator, Switzerland
Solvej Helweg Ovesen – Artistic Director at Grosses Treffen, Berlin, Germany
Oscar Roldàn-Alzate – Curator, Museum of Modern Art Medellin, Colombia
Pedro Vélez – Independent curator, Chicago, USA
Deadline for entries is 15 July 2014.
Final exhibition and awards at Assab One, Milan, Italy, from 15 to 23 November 2014.
Entry fee payable online is 50 euro per work; 90 euro per project (includes up to 10 works).
What’s new this year?
– 15 top art curators and critics will select 43 finalist works and projects.
– A new ‘Project Prize’ in which chief-curator Elena Sorokina chooses 3 projects for exhibition at the prize final.
– Exciting exhibition and promotion benefits in art galleries worldwide.
View last year’s Celeste Prize results –
Celeste Prize 2014 is supported by Celeste Network, a 60,000 member social network for contemporary arts, which includes gallerists, curators, critics, art organizers, collectors and many artists. Celeste Network is a fertile environment in which to promote artwork, make contact and start up art projects around the world. Take a look at Celeste Network, you can sign up and have your free page, then decide later if you wish to join the prize.
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