Contemporary art through painting is the first edition of a competition organized by Intesa San Paolo Bank Albania. The competition has as its main objective to stimulate Albanian artists from the 18-35 years of age, in their artistic representation, giving them an opportunity in this field. The theme and technique that will be used in the works participating in the competition are freely chosen by the participants. The delivery of these works began on 15 in May 2013 and has the 1 July 2013 as the delivery limit.
The participating works will be evaluated by an international jury composed of Artan Shabani, Elvis Hoxha and an Italian specialist in contemporary art.
The initial part of the selection consists in the evaluation of the digital images of the photos, of the participating paintings, then moving on to the second phase, where the original paintings will be evaluated and the final evaluation of the 3 winning works will be made, which will be presented in September 2013 during the opening ceremony of the first exhibition, which will take place in Tirana.
The prizes in this competition are divided into:
First prize 5000 €
Second prize 3000 €
Third prize 2000 €
In addition to these awards, the 25 finalists will have the opportunity to exhibit their works in the 5 exhibition galleries, which will open in various Albanian cities in the months of September - November 2013.
Intesa Sanpaolo Bank Albania, through this competition, wishes to focus on its commitment and funding, not only in the economic development of the country, but also in the cultural sphere, in the promotion of new artists and creative generations.
All artists wishing to participate are invited to send their requests to this address email@example.com.
You will find the most detailed information and procedures for participating in the competition on the page: