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Trieste/Ajdovščina – LYNX Prize 2017 – Third edition
September 23, 2017 - October 15, 2017
Award ceremony: Saturday, September 23 at 11 pm Teatro Piccola Fenice (Via San Francesco n° 2, Trieste – ITALY)
Inauguration Saturday, September 23 at 17, Lux Art Gallery (Via Cecilia de Rittmeyer n° 7, Trieste – ITALY)
The exhibition will be open until 15 October every day from 5 pm to 8 pm (closed on Wednesday). Free admission.
The award ceremony for the forty finalists of the third edition of the international contemporary art prize LYNX 2017 will be on Saturday, 23rd September 2017, at 11 AM in Teatro Piccola Fenice (via San Francesco D’Assisi, 5, Trieste). The event is endorsed by Associazione Culturale Il Sestante and curated by Enea Chersicola and Riccardo Tripodi.
This year almost 300 artists, from 35 countries, signed up for the LYNX prize, of which 70 were preselected by the international jury. Of this 70 artworks, 40 were selected as finalists.
The awards for painting, photography, digital art and graphics will be assigned during the ceremony. The special prizes’ winners will also be named.
The inauguration of the first exhibition that will host the finalists’ artwork will be in the late afternoon, at 5 PM, at the Lux Art Gallery (via Cecilia De Rittmeyer 7/a, Trieste).
As usual, the LYNX prize will have 2 other exhibitions in different locations: Lokarjeva Galerija (Ajdovščina, Slovenia) and in Livorno.
The list with the names of the selected artists has already been published on the LYNX website (www.premiolynx.com). The pictures taken during the award ceremony and during the exhibition will be posted online a few days after the inauguration.
The catalogue, made by Franco Rosso Editore, will be available at the exhibition or through request to the e-mail address [email protected] The exhibition at the Lux Art Gallery will be accessible until Sunday, 15th October 2017, and will be then transferred to the Lokarjeva Galerija in Ajdovščina until 15th December 2017.