BIO
Celeste Network is an online network where artists and arts professionals from around the world share their common interests in contemporary art, encourage new projects, and promote their work in a positive and active online community of like-minded individuals.

Celeste Network has 55,000 signed-up members and more than 10,000 visitors a day.
Connects artists, galleries, critics, curators, collectors, museum and foundation directors, public arts administrators and the general public. Celeste offers one of the most advanced and innovative web platforms from which to organise and promote one’s art work, publicise events, organise exhibitions, and make contact with like-minded professionals to develop ideas and projects in the future.

A dynamic presence which enables artists and arts professionals to share experiences, knowledge and creativity within a global art community. 10,000 people visit Celeste Network every day, making it an invaluable motor for opportunities of contact, to receive and make criticism, being part of ongoing global promotion via a number of onsite activities and priority visualisations. Members benefit from global communications, word-of-web referrals, have their works archived and searched-for according to the most upto date methods of online research, as well as being alerted instantly of others working with similar interests and content around the world.

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OPPORTUNITY

beyondmemory


Deadline:
Wed Feb 29, 2012 23:59

Location:
Florence, Italy

beyondmemory is an open call for works which invites artists to reflect on contemporary photography and video’s role in perceiving history and collective memory.

Artists from anywhere in the world can participate without limits of age, sex or profession.

Each project can contain up to a maximum of 10 works – photographs and/or videos – supported by a textual statement.

First prize: 1,000 €
Second prize: 500 €
Third prize: 500 €

Winners will be selected by the curator Marinella Paderni, from a shortlist of 10 projects selected by Giovanna Calvenzi, Daniele De Luigi and George Tatge. All 10 projects will be exhibited from 15 May to 12 June 2012 in Florence and will be included in the catalogue.

Submit directly online from your account in Celeste Network:
http://www.celesteprize.com/eng_auth_login/


OPPORTUNITY

Celeste Prize 2011 . New York


Deadline:
Sun Jul 31, 2011 00:00

Location:
Brooklyn, New York
United States of America

3rd Edition in New York, 30,000 € awards
Open call to all artists worldwide, without limits of age, sex or experience. Works accepted in any media.
Entries deadline 31 July 2011

Submit directly online, sign-up:
http://www.celesteprize.com/eng_auth_login/  

Prizes and Benefits for all participants: http://www.celesteprize.com/prize/


• 6,000 € Painting Prize
• 6,000 € Photography & Digital Graphics Prize
• 6,000 € Video & Animation Prize
• 6,000 € Installation & Sculpture Prize
• 6,000 € Live Media & Performance Prize
September : 50 finalists are chosen by a jury of 10 international  critics & curators led by Eugene Tan and Sara Reisman. Every juror will publish individual selections online in a totally open selection process!
November: 5 winners are chosen directly at the awards night by the jury during the final exhibition at The Invisible Dog, Brooklyn, New York, 11-13 November.
View artwork currently being submitted:
http://www.celesteprize.com/works/pg:en11/  
 
Join Celeste Network, it’s the fastest growing network for artists and visual arts professionals worldwide, more than 37,000 members have already signed up – its free !


OPPORTUNITY

Celeste Prize 2010


Deadline:
Sun Oct 10, 2010 00:00

2nd edition in New York, 40,000 euro prizes voted by artists!

• Painting 8,000 €
• Photography & Digital Graphics 8,000 €
• Video & Animation 8,000 €
• Installation & Sculpture 8,000 €
• Live Media audiovisual & Performance 8,000 €

28 international art critics and curators will decide in a unique, totally open process, the 50 finalist artists for this year’s 40,000 € Celeste Prize 2010 in New York. The prize is the highest international award in contemporary arts with this kind of selection process. Each member of the jury declares online months before the exhibition final in December his or her nominees: the finalist artists are chosen from those with the highest number of preferences. In a second stage, the finalist artists themselves will vote the prize money during the exhibition final.

Jurors: Julia Draganovic (Germany) and Mark Gisbourne (UK).
Selectors: Paz Aburto Guevara (Germany, Chile), Giuliana Altea (Italy), Heather Anderson (Canada), Jadwiga Charzynska (Poland), Cecilia Freschini (China, Italy), Fernando Galan (Spain), Adrienne Goehler (Germany), Gilberto González (Spain), Vardit Gross (Israel), Kati Kivinen (Finland), Tasja Langenbach (Germany), Renato Miracco (USA, Italy), Julian Navarro (USA, Colombia), Patricia Pulles (The Netherlands), Asher Remy-Toledo (USA), Manon Slome (USA, UK), Yuliya Sorokina (Kazakhstan), Fangling Tseng (Taiwan), Jason Waite (UK, USA).

Selectors for Live Media Prize only:
Digicult, Marco Mancuso (Italy), Eyebeam, Amanda Mc Donald Crowley (USA, Australia), Forward Motion Theater, Eric Dunlap (USA), Isadora and artistic co-director of Troika Ranch, Mark Coniglio (USA), Mapping Festival, Justine Beaujouan (Switzerland), Neural, Alessandro Ludovico (Italy), Claudio Sinatti (Italy).

The prize is open to any person practicing art, whether full or part-time professionals, students and self-taught artists from anywhere in the world. There are no limits for age, sex, experience or qualifications. The prize encourages participation by artists at every level.

Join Celeste Network!
It's free. Fastest growing network for artists and arts professionals worldwide already more than 35,000 members have signed up.

Celeste Prize
was founded by Steven Music and is organized by an Italian non-profit,
Associazione Culturale L’Albero Celeste.
Via Sangallo 23, 53036 Poggibonsi (Siena), Italy.
Tel: +39 0577 939425

info@celesteprize.com
www.celesteprize.com


OPPORTUNITY

Celeste Live Media & Performance Prize 2010 - New York


Deadline:
Thu Sep 30, 2010 00:00

2nd edition in New York, 40,000 euro prizes are voted by finalist artists!
Special Live Media/Audiovisual performance section for 10 live sets!

Open call to all artists, entries deadline - September 30, 2010.

• Live Media audiovisual & Performance 8,000 €
• Video & Animation 8,000 €
• Photography & Digital Graphics 8,000 €
• Installation & Sculpture 8,000 €
• Painting 8,000 €

Selectors for Live Media Prize only:
Digicult, Marco Mancuso (Italy), Eyebeam, Amanda Mc Donald Crowley (USA, Australia), Forward Motion Theater, Eric Dunlap (USA), Isadora and artistic co-director of Troika Ranch, Mark Coniglio (USA), Mapping Festival, Justine Beaujouan (Switzerland), Neural, Alessandro Ludovico (Italy), Claudio Sinatti (Italy).

Selectors for other prize categories:
Paz Aburto Guevara (Germany, Chile), Giuliana Altea (Italy), Heather Anderson (Canada), Jadwiga Charzynska (Poland), Julia Draganovic (Germany), Cecilia Freschini (China, Italy), Fernando Galan (Spain), Mark Gisbourne (UK), Gilberto González (Spain), Vardit Gross (Israel), Kati Kivinen (Finland), Tasja Langenbach (Germany), Renato Miracco (USA, Italy), Julian Navarro (USA, Colombia), Patricia Pulles (The Netherlands), Asher Remy-Toledo (USA), Manon Slome (USA, UK), Yuliya Sorokina (Kazakhstan), Fangling Tseng (Taiwan), Jason Waite (UK, USA).

28 international art critics and curators will decide in a unique, totally open process, the 50 finalist artists for this year’s 40,000 € Celeste Prize 2010 in New York. The prize is the highest international award in contemporary arts with this kind of selection process. Each member of the jury declares online months before the exhibition final in December his or her nominees: the finalist artists are chosen from those with the highest number of preferences. In a second stage, the finalist artists themselves will vote the prize money during the exhibition final.

The prize is open to any person practicing art, whether full or part-time professionals, students and self-taught artists from anywhere in the world. There are no limits for age, sex, experience or qualifications. The prize encourages participation by artists at every level.

Join Celeste Network! It's free.
Fastest growing network for artists and arts professionals worldwide already more than 35,000 members have signed up.

Celeste Prize
was founded by Steven Music and
is organized by an Italian non-profit,
Associazione Culturale L’Albero Celeste
Via Sangallo 23, 53036 Poggibonsi (Siena), Italy.
Tel: +39 0577 939425

info@celesteprize.com
www.celesteprize.com