Yasha Young Projects Sculpture Award: Finalists Announced
Since the beginning of August our esteemed Jury Panel have been going through the entries of the 2021 Beautiful Bizarre Art Prize, and making the very difficult decisions. The overall quality of entries was, once again, exceptional!
We are deeply honoured by our community’s interest in the 2021 Beautiful Bizarre Art Prize, which focuses on contemporary art across the representational visual arts, in all static mediums including: Traditional Art media, Digital Art media, and Photographic media; and all genres from realism to pop surrealism and lowbrow.
The Prize seeks to inspire creatives from around the world to pursue a life and career in the arts, and to help careers grow through funding and increased exposure of their work to galleries, collectors and media globally.
From the 110 Finalists [yes we have increased the number this year – more news on this later], the Winners in each category, and overall 1st Prize Winner will participate in the prestigious Beautiful Bizarre Magazine curated exhibition at Haven Gallery along side 70 of the best contemporary artists from around the world. Additionally, winners will share in over US$45,000 in cash and prizes including: a non acquisitive cash prize, product prizes, advertising packages, print editorial in Beautiful Bizarre Magazine, exclusive interviews published on the Beautiful Bizarre website, exposure to our 1M+ social media community, and much more!!
Plus in addition, each sponsor will choose one outstanding work from their Award category to receive an Honourable Mention. Stay tuned to learn more!
People’s Choice Award
The People’s Choice winner will be selected by popular vote from the 110 Finalists, and will receive a year’s worth of social media advertising through the Beautiful Bizarre Magazine socials to ensure they are able to connect with the right audience of engaged creatives, collectors and gallerists, raise their profile, associate their work with other leading creatives, and of course to grow their social media following. They will also enjoy a 12 month Beautiful Bizarre Magazine print subscription, and an in-depth interview published on the Beautiful Bizarre Magazine and Beautiful Bizarre Art Prize websites, giving readers an insight into their vision and practice. Voting will open on 24 August. To ensure you don’t miss your chance to vote, please join our email mailing list here.
Stay tuned, the Photography, Digital Art and Traditional Art Finalists will be announced later this week.
Yasha Young Projects Sculpture Award
Winner will receive:
US$3,000 cash, generously donated by Yasha Young Projects, arts philanthropist and Executive Curatorial Director for the FOR_M, a new institution currently being developed in New York city.
Receive a beautiful, specially commissioned glass art Award trophy
Exposure to a successful commercial gallery’s collector base with the opportunity to sell their work
US$250 worth of supplies of your choice from Sculpey, making polymer oven-bake clays for over 50 years
1 year unlimited subscription to the Stan Winston School, includes unlimited access to our Course library by The Masters of FX, with new courses added every month. Also includes exclusive access to the Stan Winston Studio Behind-the-Scenes Documentary stream.