Award Finalist | Carlos Motta is announced as finalist of the First LOOP Barcelona Discovery Award
May 24, 2015
The Discovery Award finalists are: Adrian Melis, Carlos Motta, Itziar Barrio, Joan Bennassar, Karen Mirza & Brad Butler, Marco Godoy, Rob Kennedy, Ryan Rivadeneyra, Shahar Marcus, Virgile Fraisse and YunTing Tsai, with the most voted video online
The Discovery Award has been created with the aim to support and recognize the recent production of videos and films by international artists through a free open call to the artistic community. This LOOP Barcelona initiative is supported by Estrella Damm, who sponsors this first edition of the prize, in line with its longtime support to the cultural sector. Furthermore, the exhibition featuring the finalist projects, included in the program of LOOP Barcelona 2015, will be hosted by Estrella Damm in its Antigua Fábrica (former beer factory) in Barcelona, giving the audience the opportunity to enjoy the works in an exhibitionformat.
With the aim of fostering a space for the promotion of video art works, the Discovery Award also creates an online video channel, in which selected works to the second stage of the competition will be available for viewing and voting.
The Discovery Award encourages artists to participate and the public to enjoy the best international artistic creation.
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