IN EXHIBITION UNTIL APRIL 8TH THE 115 WORKS OF THE FINALIST ARTISTS OF ARTE LAGUNA PRIZE
In the prestigious location of the Nappe of the North Arsenale in Venice, from March 17th to April 8th, you can admire the 115 works of the finalists of the Arte Laguna Prize, currently in its 12th edition.
Images: Arsenale of Venice (location of finalists exhibition)
VENICE – from March 17th to April 8th 2018, at the Nappe of the North Arsenale of Venice, you can visit for free the exhibition of the 115 finalist works of the Arte Laguna Prize, currently in its 12th edition. Opening and awarding ceremony on March 17th from 6pm.
After the closing of the applications, the international Jury composed of Igor Zanti, curator of the Prize and head of the Jury, along with Domenico De Chirico, Italy, independent curator, Caroline Corbetta, Italy, independent curator, Denis Curti, Italy, artistic director of Casa dei Tre Oci in Venice, Nicolangelo Gelormini, Italy, film director, Emanuele Montibeller, Italy, artistic director of Arte Sella, Simone Pallotta, Italy, curator of public and urban art, Nadim Samman, Great Britain, curator and Art Historian, Manuel Segade, Spain, director of Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo in Madrid, Ekaterina Shcherbakova, Russia, independent curator and art critic, Eva Wittocx, Belgium, senior curator at M-Museum in Leuven, has started the selection for the identification of the 115 finalist artworks of the nine contest categories.
Artists from all over the world could submit their artworks to nine sections: painting, sculpture and installation, photographic art, video art and short films, performance, virtual art, digital graphics, land art and urban art.
Once again, Venice will be the ideal location for the dream of many international artists who will compete for several prizes: in addition to the 5 absolute winners, other 35 artists will be awarded with the special prizes such as the art residencies, the exhibitions in international galleries, the international festivals and the three sections Business for Art and Sustainability and Art. International showcases like the art residencies offered by Arte Sella, Trento - Italy, Farm Cultural Park, Favara - Italy, The Swatch Art Peace Hotel, Shanghai - China, Murano Glass Art Residency, Fornace Mian Venice - Italy, Maradiva Cultural Residency, Flic-en-Flac - Mauritius, Basu Foundation for the Arts, Kolkata - India, Glo’Art, Lanaken - Belgium, Espronceda, Barcelona - Spain, Artistic Serigraphy Fallani, Venice - Italy, San Francisco Art Residency, San Francisco - USA, The Art Department, Bodrum – Turkey. The exhibitions in international Art Galleries offered by Galerie Isabelle Lesmeister, Ragensburg - Germany, Galeria Fernando Santos, Porto - Portugal, Chelouche Gallery for Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv – Israel. And again the Festivals such as Art Nova 100, Bejing - China, Art Stays, Ptuj - Slovenia, Open, Venice – Italy. And the collaborations with companies like Manifattura Zanetto, Padua – Italy and CoReVe (Consortium for the glass recovery).
THE PRESS PREVIEW WILL TAKE PLACE ON MARCH 17TH AT 11:30 a.m. VENICE-ARSENALE, NORTH AREA
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