20 April 2016
20 April 2016 - Written by Giuseppe Oliverio
Cortona On The Move has announced its new Grant. Apply to win €4,000 and an exhibition of your work at the festival's 2017 edition.
© Carla Kogelman, from the project ICH BIN WALDVIERTEL that won the Happiness OTM prize in 2014
You have time until May 22nd to enter your work and compete for the grant that last year was awarded to Korean photographer Daesung Lee for the project Futuristic Archaeology about the issues related to contemporary nomadic life in Mongolia. The theme of the contest is happiness and journeying, in the sense of movement, discovery and transformation.
Albert Bonsfills, winner of the Happiness OTM 2013 prize
This year's grant of 4,000 euros plus an exhibition space at Cortona On The Move 2017 is organises in partnership with the Consorzio Vino Chianti and will be awarded by this prestigious jury:
Daphne Angles - The New York Times in Paris
Simon Bainbridge - British Journal of Photography
Elena Boille - Internazionale
Tim Clark - 1000words Magazine
Renata Ferri - Io Donna, Amica
Veronica Nicolardi - Cortona On The Move
Irene Opezzo - La Stampa
Arianna Rinaldo - Cortona On The Move
Fiona Rogers - Magnum
James Wellford - Screen
Directed by Antonio Carloni and guided by the curatorial vision of Arianna Rinaldo, Cortona On The Move is already one of the leading photography festivals in Italy and Europe. To learn more about its 6th edition, please visit the festival's official website.