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Arte Laguna Prize 18.19


30.03 OPENING h 5 pm
31.03 — 25.04 EXHIBITION h 10 am - 6 pm

Free entrance

Arte Laguna Prize 18.19 Getting there From P.le Roma or Ferrovia line 5.2 Celestia stop
Arte Laguna Prize 18.19 Parking discount Garage San Marco

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The selections are over. Below you can find the names of the finalists artists who will exhibit at the Arsenale of Venice

Finalist Exhibition

4th - 19th October 2008 - Sculpure Section
Fondazione Benetton Studi Ricerche: Spazi Bomben per la Cultura, Treviso

Exhibition of the 30 finalist artists' artworks of sculpture and installation section. The head of the jury will award the overall winner, the best foreign artist and the winners of the special prizes Galleria 3° Millennio, Galleria Bianconi and Galleria Polin.

18th October - 2nd November, 2008 - Painting Section
Brolo Art and Cultural Center, Mogliano Veneto (Treviso)

The Brolo Art and Cultural Center, landmark of Mogliano Veneto, welcomes the 30 finalist artworks of the painting section.

22nd October - 2nd November, 2008 - Photographic Art Section
Gallery of the Romanian Institute, Venice

The historical Gallery hosts the artworks of the 18 artists mentioned by the Curator and the Galleries that, with their prizes, gave a great contribution to the 3rd edition of the Prize.

23rd November - 14th December 2008 - Photographic Art Section
Biennale Gardens, Venice

The impressive Art Galley “InParadiso” at the Biennale Garden, hosts the artworks of the 30 finalist artists of photographic art section.


Section Painting: Eudier Alexandre (France); Manuel Baldini (Italy); Alberto Barazzutti (Italy); Marta Bettega (Italy); Luca Bidoli (Italy); Stefano Bolcato (Italy); ; Oscar Colombo (Italy); Davide Comandè (Italy); Nebojša Despotović (Serbia); Giuseppe Donnaloia (Germany); Fidia Falaschetti (Italy); Damiano Fasso (Italy); Pierluigi Febbraio (Italy); Leslie Jenkins (UK); Benny Katz (Brazil); James H. King (USA); Ilaria Margutti (Italy); Ito Masaki (Japan); Marco Marini (Italy); Alessandro Mazzoni (Italy); Constantin Migliorini (Italy); Michela Pedron (Italy); Carmelo Nicotra (Italy); Diego Pomarico (Italy); Iacopo Raugei (Italy); Vanco Rebac (Croatia); Peter Senoner (Italy); Thomas Riess (Austria); Angelo Volpe (Italy); Cristina Stifanic (Italy).

Section Photographic Art: Paolo Angelosanto (France); ; Emanuela Ascari (Italy); Alessandra Baldoni (Italy); Frantisek Blazo (Ex-Czechoslovakia); Jennifer Braun (Germany); Martina Calvo (Italy); Alessio Carosi (Italy); Cristian Castelnuovo (Italy); Maura Compagnoni (Italy); Martina Della Valle (Italy); Claudia Fainguersch (Argentina); FeltusFeltusKrauseBliemel (FFKB) (Germany, UK, USA); Davide Franceschini (Italy); FRP2 – Filippo Piantanida – Roberto Prosdocimo (Italy); Virginia Garfunkel (Argentina); Resi Girardello (Italy); Gian Luca Groppi (Italy); Evi Lemberger (Germany); Sara Magni (Italy); Mauro Martin (Italy); Sissa (Silvia) Micheli (Italy, n.d.); Alexa Miller (USA); Benedikt Partenheimer (Germany); Alessandro Pianca (Italy); Manuela Radice (Italy); Stefania Romano (Italy); Michael Sardelic (Austria); Julia Schstag (Russia); Clement Vailhe (France); Corinne Vionnet (Switzerland).

Section Sculpture and Installation: Annalù (Annaluigia Boeretto) (Italy); Martin-Emilian Balint (Romania); Kristina Bastian (Italy); Paolo Buzzi (Italy); Arianna Carossa (Italy); Paolo Cavinato (Italy); Marco Destefani (Italy); Diego Dutto (Italy); Ivana Falconi (Switzerland); Irina Gabiani (Georgia); Joan Priego Garcia (Spain); Federica Gonnelli (Italy); Peter Jansen (Netherland); Ivan Lardscheiner (Italy); Patricia Lincke (Germany); Flavio Lucchini (Italy);Mirco Marcacci (Italy); Nero (Alessandro Neretti) (Italy); Charlotte Nordin (Italy); Serena Piccinini (Italy); Pablo Rodriguez (Spain); John Runner (USA); Osnat Scheps (Israel); Ingrid Siliakus (Netherland); Barbara Taboni (Italy); Cristina Treppo (Italy); Giuseppe Vigolo (Italy); Sena Yoon (BE); Dania Zanotto (Italy); Stefano Zaratin (Italy).


Special Prizes: 3rd International Art Prize Arte Laguna

Nebojša Despotović (Serbia)

Great Mention of the President
of the Giury at the best Foreign Artist
Benny Katz (Brazil)

Special Prize
Giudecca 795 Art Gallery - Venice
James H. King (México)*

Special Prize
Giudecca 795 Art Gallery - Venice
Luca Bidoli Luca Bidoli (Italy)

Special Prize
L'Occhio Art Gallery - Venice
Marta Bettega Marta Bettega (Italy)

Special Prize
Perelà Art Gallery - Venice
Stefano Bolcato

Special Prize
ScalaMata Art Gallery - Venice
Iacopo Raugei Iacopo Raugei (Italy)

Special Prize
Wannabee Gallery - Milan
Michela Pedron (Italy)

Special Prize
Inside Art
Alexandre Eudier Alexandre Eudier (France)

Special Prize
Radio Imago
Cholla Chambers - Horse (Usa)

Honor Mention of the Giury

A particular mention is to be given to the decision of the Jury to expose Cholla’s watercolor “The Big Red Buck”, next to finalist artworks. Cholla’s work, even if excluded by any Prize, received a special mention of the Jury as a form of provocation, aimed to give a particular attention, not controversial, to the ironic evolution of the myth of art in a epoch of technical reproducibility.

Irina Gabiani (Georgia)

Great Mention of the President
of the Giury at the best Foreign Artist
Annalù - Annaluigia Boeretto (Italy)

Special Prize
Third Millennium Art Gallery - Venice

Special Prize
Inside Art

Special Prize
Radio Imago
Joan Priego Garcia (Spain)

Special Prize
Third Millennium Art Gallery - Venice
Patricia Linke (Grmany)

Special Prize
Bianconi Art Gallery - Milan
Falvio Lucchini (Italy)

Special Prize
Polin Art Gallery - Treviso
Ivan Lardshneider (Italy)

Special Prize
Radio Imago

Marta Bettega - Special Prize Perelà Gallery


Marta Bettega
Special Prize Perelà Gallery

11-18 Dicember 2008
Vernissage: 13 Dicember - 6 PM

3° International Art Prize Arte Laguna – painting section

More information: Galleria Perelà di LAURA OSTAN - Salizada dei Greci, Castello 3459 – 30122 Venezia – tel/fax 041 5204630 

Arte Laguna Art Prie 2008 Collective Exhibitions

Finalist Artists - Sculpture section
4th - 19th October 2008
Fondazione Benetton - Palazzo Bomben, Treviso

Photogallery >>>      Catalogue (pdf) >>>

Finalist Artists - Painting section
18th October - 2nd November 2008
Brolo Centro d’Arte e Cultura, Mogliano Veneto (TV)

Photogallery >>>      Catalogue (pdf) >>>

Mentioned Artists - Photographic Art section
22th October - 2nd November 2008
Istituto Romeno di Cultura, Venice

Photogallery >>>     Catalogue (pdf) >>>

Finalist Artists - Photographic Art section 
23th November - 14th Dicember 2008
"InParadiso", Giardini della Biennale, Venice

Photogallery >>>     Catalogue (pdf) >>>

The winners' Exhibition: Pierluigi Febbraio, Dania Zanotto, Paolo Angelosanto
26th November - 14th Dicember 2008
Brolo Centro d’Arte e Cultura, Mogliano Veneto (TV)


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