Open Call for Emerging Artists | BLOOOM Awards 2016, Germany

blooom awardDeadline: 31 July

BLOOOM Award by Warsteiner, the international competition for emerging artists, is now open for entries for 2016 and inviting artists around the world to participate.

Eligible for entry are artists who knowingly work at the interfaces between art and creative industries, whose works blur boundaries of traditional forms of expression. Visual arts, Design, Urban art or Video – the artistic potential is not limited in this competition.

This year, a total of ten 10 prizes will be awarded and they include exhibition and mentoring opportunities, sponsorships and trips to different art festivals. BLOOOM Award consciously takes responsibility for the participating artists and is distinguished by a long-term support. For one year, the winner will be actively supported in his/her career: As part of a one-year mentoring by one of the jury members, the winner defines goals with the mentor to boost his/her career. Next steps are planned together and the winner benefits from the contacts and experience of his mentor. (Information on selection panel:

All ten finalists will get the chance to exhibit their works during BLOOOM – the converging art show in Cologne, Germany in front of 35,000 visitors.

Since its beginning in 2010, BLOOOM Award emphasizes interdisciplinarity, power of innovation, courage and progressiveness. For the last edition, more than 1,500 artists applied from 75 countries.

No entry fee. To apply see:

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