The Amedeo Modigliani Foundation, amongst its activities of dissemination and enhancement of the figure and work of the artist Amedeo Modigliani, announces an award addressed to a wide audience of emerging artists both in traditional art expressions and innovative ones.
Prizes, included in one's Curriculum Vitae, become key information for evaluating the artistic path and career.
The Award is supported by public and private institutions and intends to recognize and enhance artistic personalities who can renew the Italian and international art scene. A prestigious technical committee (Jury) is being established and will be composed of international academic figures renowned in their own fields: critics, journalists, artists and/or gallery owners which will meet to select the finalist artworks. The Award is open to artists all over the world that will be selected by the technical committee composed of prominent personalities in each section of the Award.
The Foundation will recognize the following prizes to the winners for each section: For each winner of the Painting, Sculpture, Photography and Installations sections there will be a personal exhibition with catalog, press office and communication on social media. For the winner of the Literature section (Poetry, Essays and Fiction) the book will be published and launched through the press and social media channels. The Foundation will issue the Finalist Certificate for the Amedeo Modigliani Foundation Award to the 50 Finalists for each category as well.
The competition does not include a specific theme and is divided into different categories: Painting, Sculpture, Photography, Installations, Literature (Poetry, Essays, Fiction). Only unpublished works, which have not participated in any prize and have not had any publications, will be allowed to participate..
Artists, after having filled in the on-line form attaching one of their works, will be informed about their possible eligibility to the competition, and only in that case they will be able to register and proceed with the evaluation by the technical committee for the finalists. The winners will be honored at the prestigious Woodbridge Art Gallery location with an exhibition of their winning works. Will also be awarded the Amedeo Modigliani Prize the personalities who during the year have distinguished themselves in the field of culture and entertainment. Career prizes inherent to the categories of the prize will also be awarded.The award ceremony will be held on 11 November 2022 in Biella at the prestigious Woolbridge Gallery in the presence of artists, the national and international press, gallery owners, collectors, art critics and experts in the various categories proposed by the Award. The commitment of the Amedeo Modigliani Foundation is to set up a technical committee of undisputed international level and to raise the Award to a coveted and prestigious appointment in the field of culture. The entry form and guidelines are available at the following address till 30th June 2022.