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Canova Prize's aim is to create a bridge between the different artistic cultures, mediated by an Italian team of experts and professionals in the artistic sector, which operates in the field of cultural events and projects to promote Art in all its forms.The purpose of the organization is to create an itinerant event, which can periodically change the Main Theme, while keeping firm his identity, with the intent to convey at different levels, contemporary visual culture.

For this reason, this year edition will take place in New York City, the symbol of freedom of expression.

Participation in the Canova Prize is open to all contemporary artists, regardless of age, sex, nationality or other qualifications.
Each artist can apply with one or more works even in several sections, registering through the website. All kind of media and languages are accepted: painting, sculpture, installation, photography, graphics, video and digital art.


Among all the candidates, the scientific committee, composed of important exponents of the art world will select 50 works (one for each artist) that will be exhibited from June 20th to 24th. The works will be evaluated by the committee taking into consideration the characteristics of contemporary international art and the various artistic strands, according to qualitative standards, research and technical skills. 

Even for the artists that won’t be selected to participate to the exhibition, will be guaranteed great visibility through the CANDIDATE DISPLAY on Canova Prize Website, which will contain all the works proposed in the selection, available until June 31st, 2020.

During the opening day of the exhibitions, the Winner among the fifty works on display will be awarded the title of Contemporary Excellence, therefore the artist will obtain the Canova Prize 2018 as well as the money prize of the amount of $ 5,000.00.



Enjoy Canova Prize 2018 and take part in the selection for the Contemporary Excellence Award of 5.000$

 Apply Now!

Visit Canova Prize Official Website

When: 20th to 24th June 2018

Venue: 393 Broadway, NYC

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