20 April 2016

Happiness ONTHEMOVE open for submissions

20 April 2016 - Written by PhMuseum

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.

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