RFP: International Evard-Award

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  • Budget: $11000
  • Open Date: 7/24/15
  • Commissioning Location: Germany
  • Geographic Eligibility: international artists; work must be created after 1. January 2013; submitted works must be available for the duration of the exhibit
  • Close Date: 7/31/15

Brief Description

This is the 4th annual André Evard-Award presented by the messmer art gallery. The Swiss artist André Evard (1876-1972) was one of the first to work with geometric abstraction in the realm of painting. This makes him a forerunner in the Swiss Konstruktive Geometrie movement. This award is tailored to contemporary artists continuing in the vein of konstruktiv-konkrete art (constructed geometric abstraction). The juried competition prize is up to $11,000 – but may be distributed between two winner