ARTIST OPPORTUNITY: The Aesthetica Art Prize Is Now Open

Hosted by Aesthetica Magazine, the Aesthetica Art Prize is a celebration of excellence in art from across the world. It offers both emerging and established artists the opportunity to showcase their work to a wider audience, and further their engagement with the international art world.


Carolina Redondo: Saltos De Marimán

Previous finalists include John Keane, former official British war artist (1991); Julia Vogl, also shortlisted for New Sensations – Saatchi Gallery and Channel 4?s Prize; Ingrid Hu, former designer at the Lubetkin-winning Heatherwick Studio; Marcus Jansen, a leading modern expressionist; and Bernat Millet, also shortlisted for National Portrait Gallery’s Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize.

Longlisted and shortlisted artists have gone on to achieve success around the globe, including Carolina Redondo, longlisted artist in 2015, who has since been selected for the forthcoming exhibition In Search of the Miraculous at Newlyn Art Gallery & The Exchange.

Prizes
There are two awards for entry: the Main Prize and the Student Prize

Main Prize
£5,000 prize money courtesy of Hiscox
Group exhibition hosted by York Museums Trust and Aesthetica
Editorial coverage in Aesthetica Magazine
Publication in the Aesthetica Art Prize Anthology

Student Prize
£1,000 prize money courtesy of Hiscox
Group exhibition hosted by York Museums Trust and Aesthetica
Editorial coverage in Aesthetica Magazine
Publication in the Aesthetica Art Prize Anthology

Categories
There are four categories for entry:

Photographic & Digital Art
Including but not limited to: photography, digitally manipulated work, neon work.

Three Dimensional Design & Sculpture
Including but not limited to: stone, glass, metal and wood work; ceramics, textiles.

Painting & Drawing
Including but not limited to: painting, illustration, calligraphy, printmaking, collage.

Video, Installation & Performance
Including but not limited to: video, installation, performance art.
Deadline 31st August 2015
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About Mark Westall

Mark Westall is the Founder and Editor of FAD magazine, ' A curation of the world’s most interesting culture' [PLUS] Art of Conversation: A tri-annual 'no news paper'