INTERNET ART PRIZE 1997||
ABOUT THE COMPETITION
The italin site of contemporaney art organizes the first edition of the internet art prize1997. The competition is open to all painters, sculptors, and engravers both italian and foreigners of any art formation and styile.
The prize is divided into 3 section:
Section 1 Painting artworks realized with oil, water colors, mixed media, collages and tempera
Section 2 Sculptures
Section 3 Graphic artworks including drypoints, engravings, etchings, lithographs, silksceens and woodcuts
This competition will take place exclusively through internet.
The organization of the prize should receive only color slides (minimum format mm 24*36) or colour photographs (minimum format mm 10*15) together with artist and artwork data.
The material should be sent to the organization together with a cheque of lit. 150.000 (VAT included) wich are due for organizational expenses.
The material should be sent between September 15 end October 18, 1997 with a registered letter with return receipt.
The artist can partecipate with one artwork only for each of the 3 categories. (maximum 3 artworks)
The artworks will be inside on internet, 5 working days after the receival of the material, on our art site and avaible on-line till October 31, 1997.
The Jury will be composde by 3 italian Jurors and 18 atr director of 18 internet art-site throughout the world, and they will award the 1st, 2nd, 3rd prize for each section.
Each art director can award, at his own discretion, a further personal award to the 1st, 2nd, 3rd position of each section for total of 162 prizes.
On October 22, the Jury will start the selection of the artwork through a specific Forum on Internet, and on October 24, 1997, the Jury will relase the names of the winner.
All the winning artworks will remain on Internet, in our Art&Business site till December 31, 1997.
The 9 winning artist of the 3 section win a "Video Exibition" on-line, inside on our Art&Business site from January 1 to December 1998.
The remaining artist will be granted a certificate of merit.
The awarding of the prizes will take place on the 25 of october, 1997, at the Hotel Windsor in Milano, and in case a winning artist cannot attend the party, the prize will be forwarded directly at home.
The material (photos or slides and a brief biographical note) must be sent by normal post at :
ART & BUSINESS s.a.s.
Via Oslavia 15/19
20099 Sesto San Giovanni (MI)
The participation fee is 80 $US and has to be paid in advance on the account of A&B
2 Sesto S.Giovanni, Milano,
CAB - 20702