The François Schneider Foundation calls for Contemporary Talents Competition 2020. Generally, François Schneider provides support to artists by acquiring their works and presenting them at the Foundation’s Contemporary Art Centre via an exhibition and the publication of a catalog.
Each year, over 1,000 artists from around a hundred different countries submit applications. Moreover, after around thirty finalists have been selected by five Expert Committees, the International Grand Jury, chaired by Jean-Noël Jeanneney, chooses a maximum of four prize-winners.
The Contemporary Talents Competition aims to
The annual budget of the Contemporary Talents Competition amounts to 160,000 euros.
This Competition is open to major visual artists, of all nationalities, at the mid-point of their career, the eligible disciplines are the following: painting, drawing, sculpture, installation, photography, video or any other form of plastic or visual art. For installations and sculptures, artists have the possibility to present either an existing work or a project. For a project, an attachment of the production budget is necessary.
|Type of Opportunity||Competitions and Awards|
|Organizer||The François Schneider Foundation|