The Open Prize for Video Painting, London
Open Gallery is pleased to announce the inaugural Open Prize. New video work by ten shortlisted artists will be presented in Bishopsgate's Nichols and Clarke building next month.
The Open Prize, designed to celebrate young artists working within the video painting medium, has attracted in excess of 500 entries. The winner will be selected from the shortlisted group of ten and will receive funding towards their future video projects and exhibitions with Open Gallery.
This year's judging panel includes Ziba de Weck (Parasol Unit), Marc Valli (Elephant and Magma Books), Charlotte Bonham-Carter (ICA) and Hilary Lawson (Artscape Project). The award will be presented by a leading contemporary artist during the Open Prize private view on Thursday 22 July.