DEADLINE POSTPONED: 28 July 2019
Registrations for the Lynx Prize 2019 are open. The Associazione Culturale IL SESTANTE has introduced some innovations in this edition: a yearly subscription gift to a contemporary art magazine (see point 4 in Terms and Condition) and 5 exhibition locations hosting side-events.
The International Prize of Contemporary Art LYNX 2019, which takes its name from the Lynx constellation, was born with the intention of promoting and enhancing contemporary art; the aim is to capture the attention of the public thanks to the quality and the international experiences of the participating artists.
Trieste (IT), Turin (IT) and Ajdovščina (SI) will be the venues hosting the exhibitions of the selected works.
The Lynx Prize 2019 is open to artists of all nations, regardless of age and the subject is free.
The selection of works will be carried out by an expert jury composed of 12 members.
4 categories: Painting-Photography-Digital Art-Graphic Art.
4 first prizes worth a total of € 7000
70 works selected and 30 finalist ones.
8 "Be Art Builder" Special Prizes (involving an exhibition project).
4 Premi “Solo Exhibition”.
1 Under 23 award.
Side-events involving up to 100 artists.
New awards from the partner BIAFARIN: One Annual Blue Membership Package.
Artists subscribing at least 5 works will receive a yearly free subscription to contemporary art magazine Contemporary Lynx.
Sign up in at least one section (painting, photography, digital art, graphic art), you can send pictures of your works by Sunday, 28 July, 2019.
Pay attention: to also compete for the 8 Special Prizes “Be Art Builder” you have to enroll at least 3 works. To also compete for the 4 Special Prizes “Solo Exhibition” you have to enroll 10 works.
If you are a Under 23 artist (born after 01/01/1996) to join is more convenient: the first work is free (you only pay the membership fee).
The 70 artworks selected in the 4 sections will be published in the printed catalogue and on the webpages dedicated to the LYNX Prize 2019.