SAM PRIZE FOR CONTEMPORARY ART: Call for Applications (Lá Fora… 214)
SAM PRIZE FOR
DEADLINE FOR ENTRIES: 15 OCTOBER 2009
The SAM Prize for Contemporary Art is organised by SAM Art Projects.
An endowment of 20, 000 euros, this competition is open to all artists over the age of 25, who have been resident in France for at least 2 years, and who have a a signed contract with a gallery.
The objective of the prize is to allow the selected artist to carry out an
artistic project which they will conduct in an emerging country in the
Southern hemisphere, and exhibit in France in the following year.
Every modes of expression and all the visual arts disciplines are accepted: painting, sculpture, installation, photography, video
To apply, the artist should send an artistic portfolio describing a project
that they would like to carry out in a developing country, understood in a wide sense, via email before the 15 October 2009 to SAM Art Projects.
The full details of the Prize are available on the site :
http://www.samartprojects.org in the column SAM Prize
This jury will meet and decide the prize-winner on the 16 December 2009.
SAM Art Projects is a private initiative which aims to encourage all new
art forms which stimulate contemporary visual art and to focus on cultural
exchanges between Europe and developing countries, in a spirit of
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