Szpilman Award 2010 (Lá Fora… 311)
The SZPILMAN AWARD is awarded to works that exist only for a moment or a short period of time. The purpose of the award is to promote such works whose forms consist of ephemeral situations.
The SZPILMAN AWARD is awarded annually.
The prize winner receives the Jackpot Stipendium.
This scholarship consists of three parts
A challenge cup, 10 days of accommodation in Cimochowizna (Poland), and a sum of money in cash.
The amount of money is dynamic. SZPILMAN is raising money parallel to the competition. The prize winner receives the money that is raised until September 30, 2010. The current score may be checked here.
Among the applicants, one award winner will be identified.
The challenge cup will be handed over to the next prize winner in the subsequent year.
Everyone can apply for the SZPILMAN AWARD.
Both individuals and groups of persons are free to apply.
The work must have been realized between October 1, 2009, and September 30, 2010.
To apply, send in a significant documentation.
To that, fill in the application form (pdf) with name, e-mail, telephone, address, title of the work, and date of construction.
Send in application plus significant documentation by post to:
SZPILMAN AWARD, Brunnenstrasse 10, 10119 Berlin, Deutschland
Applications by e-mail are NOT accepted.
Closing date: September 30, 2010 (postmark).
Documentations will NOT be returned.
From October 28 till October 31, 2010 all applications will be looked trough and jugded by the jury.
They will select the best seven and the winner.
The winner will be informed on October 31,
the best in the following week.
In the following year SZPILMAN will organzize a group exhibition for the selected participants.
In 2010 all applications will be looked through and judged by:
Hank Schmidt in der Beek (prize winner 2009)
The prize winner will be presented the challenge cup and the Jackpot Stipendium live at his/her place of residence end of November 2010.
If you have questions please watch the FAQ or contact us electronically at:
Please send in your application until September 30, 2010 to:
SZPILMAN AWARD, Brunnenstrasse 10, 10119 Berlin, Germany.