21 Jun 2019

Competitions Prisma International Art Prize

Il Varco Association CulturaleRome, Italy

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Opportunity Description

International Deadline: September 20, 2019 – The cultural association Il Varco is glad to announce its 2ND PRISMA Art Prize, an exhibition entirely organized by artists for the artists. A painting competition with $2000+ in Cash Awards and many other prizes, which takes place seasonally and yearly in Rome. Bringing together the spirit of community and collaboration and the efforts of many young artists involved, it is meant to create a place for art and artists to grow and share their work in a friendly and competitive environments with no favoritism.

The competition prize is open to all living artists without limits of age, sex, nationality and culture.


  • Online Exhibition: All the finalist works will be shown on our online gallery for the whole duration of our awards, together with infos and contacts of the artist. In this way you can get noticed by all the other participants and all of those who visit the site to buy the paintings.
  • Rome Exhibition: The exhibition will take place in 2020 at the Atelier Montez, a contemporary art factory born in 2012 from the redevelopment of an urban wreck between the Natural Reserve of the Aniene and the historical outskirts of Rome, Pietralata, built on a project by the Artist Gio Montez, Giacomo Capogrossi and the architect Francesco Perri.
  • Cash Awards: Every three months we will choose a winner among all the finalist works that will get a € 500 cash prize. We will award €2000 in cash prizes every year to the best artists that will take part in our award in seasonal competitions which take place every three months.
  • A purchase prize will be awarded at the end of the year.

The submission has a fee of € 25 and it allows the submission of up to three works.

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Opp Categories: + Open to Multi-Media. Opp Types: Competitions. Opp Tags: Deadlines 09 Sept thru Oct and Open to Artists Worldwide. Income: Cash or Value Awards, Exhibition – Group, Exhibition – Online, and Purchase.

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