Celeste Prize 2015, curated by kobo Kouho

11 May 2015 – 30 Jun 2015

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deadline 30 June

Cost of entry

Entry fee:
50 € for one work.
90 € for a project which includes upto 10 works.

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A truly global jury for a prize which creates a common ground and nurtures multidisciplinary work, curated by Koyo Kouoh.
Celeste Prize is open to the many and varied artistic practices which define today’s approaches. Crossover works in multiple media or time-based work are being accepted for submission.


Enter a work or project which will be reviewed by top art curators and critics, and promoted worldwide.

Celeste Prize is an international contemporary art prize open to all artists, photographers and creatives, without limits of age or experience. Works should contain an exciting and profound mix of contemporary perspectives and a creative use of artistic languages.

The deadline to enter a work is 30th June 2015.

Full details on prizes, benefits and how to enter:

Chief-curator of Celeste Prize is Koyo Kouoh, the founding artistic director of RAW Material Company, Dakar and curator of 1:54 FORUM, London, has put together a dream-jury:
- Jörg Bader, Director, Centre de la Photographie, Geneva
- Eva Barois De Caevel, Assistant Curator RAW Material Company, Paris
- Lucrezia Crippitelli, Independent Curator, Brussels
- Miguel Lopez, Director TEOR/ética, San Jose
- Nicola Müllerschön, Director, arts and culture foundation KfW Stiftung, Frankfurt
- Aida Muluneh, Founder, Addis Foto Fest, Addis Abba
- Tobias Ostrander, Chief-Curator, Pérez Art Museum, Miami
- Rasha Salti, Curator, Toronto International Film Festival, Toronto & Beirut
- Gloria Sensi, Independent Curator, Paris
- Gaia Tedone, Independent Curator, London
- David Teh, Director of Future Perfect, Singapore

20,000 € PRIZES:
Project Prize 4,000 €
Painting & Drawing Prize 4,000 €
Photography & Digital Graphics Prize 4,000 €
Video & Animation Prize 4,000 €
Installation, Sculpture & Performance Prize 4,000 €

The 43 finalist artists, selected by the jury, will vote the prize money during the final exhibition in Milan in November.

Exhibition and residency benefits are part of a series of enviable benefits, which include putting you in direct contact with all 150 past curators of Celeste Prize, dedicated articles, personalised videos, whirlwind global communications, and boosted online exposure in Celeste Network.

Join the prize by signing into your account in Celeste:

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