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International prize of contemporary art LYNX – Third edition

February 28, 2017 - June 3, 2017

Registrations for the Lynx Prize 2017 are open. The Associazione Culturale IL SESTANTE has introduced some innovations in this edition: a yearly subscription gift to a contemporary art magazine, a wider selection of the finalist artists and 5 exhibition locations hosting side-events.

The International Prize of Contemporary Art LYNX 2017, which takes its name from the Lynx constellation, was born with the intention of promoting and enhancing contemporary art; the aim is to capture the attention of the public thanks to the quality and the international experiences of the participating artists.

Trieste (IT) and Ajdovščina (SLO) will be the venues hosting the exhibitions of the selected works.

The Lynx Prize 2017 is open to artists of all nations, regardless of age and the subject is free.

Artists can enroll by June 3rd, 2017.

The jury will select 70 artists for:

  • 4 first prizes worth a total of € 8000.
  • 70 works selected and 40 finalist ones.
  • Trieste (IT) and Ajdovšcina (SLO) will be the venues hosting the exhibitions of the selected works.
  • 10 Special Prizes (Artists of all categories, participating with three artworks, will compete for the Special Prizes).
  • 1 Under 21 award.
  • 1 “Young Artist Prize” offered by the Regional Council of Friuli Venezia Giulia.
  • 5 Side-events.
  • Side-events involving up to 100 artists.

Artists subscribing at least 4 works will receive a yearly free subscription to contemporary art magazine (the choice can be made between Juliet Art Magazine, mainly for the Italian audience, and Contemporary Lynx, in English language).

Register now! Promotion for those who subscribe to the Lynx Prize by March 19, 2017 go to the page PROMO.

Choose your category, REGISTER NOW!
The Prize Lynx 2016 catalogue is available as a free download in pdf format, visit: http://www.premiolynx.com/en/catalogue-lynx-2016.php
Watch the last exhibitions –> here 
Lynx Prize – 3rd edition was formulated and organised by Associazione Culturale IL SESTANTE

Via Tivarnella n°5 – 34142 Trieste (Italy)

Contact info: +39 3476091354