Open call for the 2018 International Awards for Art Criticism


The fifth edition of the International Awards for Art Criticism (IAAC5) is now open to submissions. Applicants must submit previously unpublished exhibition reviews, in Chinese or in English, before 23 September 2018. The winner of the first prize will receive 10,000€ (approx. £8,700) and a trip to Shanghai or London, and the three second-prize awardees, €3,500 (approx. £3,000).

The entries will be judged by an international jury, composed of Gao Minglu, critic and curator; Shen Yubing, distinguished professor of history and the philosophy of art, Fudan University and director of Zhejiang University Center for World Art Studies; Maria Fusco, writer and reader in interdisciplinary writing, Edinburgh College of Art; Jean-Marc Poinsot, founding president of the Archives de la critique d'art, editor of Critique d'art and Professor Emeritus, Université Rennes 2; Matthew Collings, artist, art critic, writer and broadcaster.

For more details on how to apply, click here. Application forms can be found here 

23 May 2018