Every edition of the Artes Mundi Exhibition and Prize begins with an open call for nominations. We welcome nominations from anyone, arts professionals or arts enthusiasts, anywhere in the world. All nominations will be considered by an independent panel of international selectors who will choose the Artes Mundi 8 shortlist.

To be considered for the Artes Mundi Exhibition and Prize artists must have already achieved recognition for the quality of their work in their own country or sphere and must be on the way to developing a high profile international career. Their practice must engage with ideas of humanity, social reality and lived experience. The last description is taken as broadly as possible, and can be executed in a diverse range of media. Nominations are not restricted by age or nationality.

Deadline: 29/05/2017 17:00

Read more about the requirements and submit your nomination.

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