14TH ARTE LAGUNA PRIZE

Arte Laguna Prize, the world’s most influential competition for emerging artists and designers, showcases and promotes creative talents.
With fourteen years of history the Arte Laguna Prize gives the opportunity to join the huge network of collaborations worldwide, exhibit in the breathtaking location of the Arsenale of Venice, win cash prizes of a total amount of 40.000 euro and much more. Read terms and conditions.

— ARTISTIC DISCIPLINES —

PAINTING

PHOTOGRAPHIC ART

SCULPTURE AND INSTALLATION

VIDEO ART AND SHORT FILMS

PERFORMANCE

VIRTUAL ART

DIGITAL GRAPHICS

LAND ART

URBAN ART

ART DESIGN

— PRIZES —

CASH PRIZES OF
10.000 €

The jury of experts awards the 4 institutional prizes to the best artists of the 14th edition.

EXHIBITIONS IN ART GALLERIES

Organization of exhibitions in international Art Galleries, including setting up, vernissage and catalogue.

Galerie Isabelle Lesmeister

GALERIE ISABELLE LESMEISTER

Regensburg, Germany
Jonathan Ferrara Gallery

JONATHAN FERRARA GALLERY

New Orleans, United States

BUSINESS FOR ART

Selection of creative projects for the collaboration with companies.

Outofblue

OUTOFBLUE

La Palma, Canary Islands
Majer

MAJER

Venice, Italy

FESTIVALS AND EXHIBITIONS

International collaborations with Festivals in order to create a network connecting artists, visibility and new projects.

Art Nova 100

ART NOVA 100

Beijing, China
Art Stays Festival

ART STAYS FESTIVAL

Ptuj, Slovenia

SUSTAINABILITY
AND ART

A special section dedicated to Art and Sustainability, in order to raise awareness among artists towards the Reuse Recycle Reduce strategies.
In collaboration with CIAL and CA’ FOSCARI SOSTENIBILE

CIAL
CIAL

Exhibition of the 120 finalist artists selected by the international jury at the Arsenale of Venice, in March/April 2020.

ART RESIDENCIES

Art Residencies program in Italy and abroad aimed at providing a space and time to experience a new culture, create new works and participate in new activities in a multicultural environment.

FABRICA

Treviso, Italy

GRIDCHINHALL

Moscow, Russia

ESPRONCEDA

Barcelona, Spain

FARM CULTURAL PARK

Favara, Italy

MARADIVA RESIDENCY

Flic-en-Flac, Mauritius

Collective exhibition of a selection of artists at MMOMA – Moscow Museum of Modern Art in August/September 2021.
The exhibition will display also other works of the winner artists of the Arte Laguna Prize’s past edition.

MMOMA Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Mosca Russia
MMOMA Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Mosca Russia

— THE JURY —

The selection of the submitted artworks will be made by an international jury composed of high level experts:
Museum directors, Curators and Art critics

IGOR ZANTI

Curator and Head of Jury Italy, Curator and Art Critic

IWONA BLAZWICK

United Kingdom, Director of the Whitechapel Gallery, London

Karel Boonzaaijer

KAREL BOONZAAIJER

Netherlands, Architect and Designer

VALENTINO CATRICALÀ

Italy, contemporary art curator – Art Section Director of the Maker Faire – The European Edition

Aldo Cibic

ALDO CIBIC

Italy, Architect and Designer

ERIN DZIEDZIC

United States, Chief Curator at the Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art in Kansas City, Missouri

ZHAO LI

China, professor at the Central Academy of Fine Arts in Beijing and curator of the Chinese Pavilion at the 53rd Venice Biennale

RICCARDO PASSONI

Italy, Director of GAM – Civic Gallery of Modern and Contemporary Art, Turin

VASILI TSERETELI

Russia, Director of the Moscow Museum of Modern Art

— KEY DATES —

02 Sep 2019
Applications open

27 Nov 2019
Deadline applications

Feb 2020
Finalists announcement

March-April 2020
Final exhibition

— ENTRIES —

To apply to the 14th Arte Laguna Prize create your account on the new platform Arte Laguna World and follow the steps

Create your account in Arte Laguna World

Confirm your e-mail address

Follow the steps to apply

Enjoy all the opportunities

ENTRY FEE OVER 25

(born within the year 1993)

100 € + 22% VAT (122 €), the fee allows to submit 5 works also in different sections; each additional work, following the 5th, costs 20 € + 22% VAT (24,40 €).

ENTRY FEE UNDER 25

(born in 1994 and later)

80 € + 22% VAT (97,60 €), the fee allows to submit 5 works also in different sections; each additional work, following the 5th, costs 20 € + 22% VAT (24,40 €).

The application fee allows you to:

Present to the international jury your cv and 5 artworks also in different sections

Take part to the selections for the exhibition at the Arsenale of Venice in March/April 2020

Compete for 4 cash prizes of 10.000€ and many special prizes

Free visibility in the new platform Arte Laguna World