Marcus Jansen - Finalist at The International Art Prize Arte Laguna 2013 – Venice

Art Press Release from Italy. Published by anonymous on Friday 08 March 2013.

Marcus Jansen - Finalist at The International Art Prize Arte Laguna 2013 – Venice image

The Italian Cultural Association MoCA (Modern Contemporary Art), in collaboration with Arte Laguna, organized the Seventh Edition of the International Art Prize “Arte Laguna”, aimed at promoting and enhancing contemporary art. List of Finalists: www.artelagunaprize.com/12.13/painting_section.pdf

This important event will take place in Venice in March 2013 and will contemplate prizes in money, a collective exhibition in Venice Arsenale, a special exhibition at the Romanian Institute for Arts Culture and Research, a number of exhibitions in art galleries and an official catalogue.
This makes Jansen’s third International participation and selection for a major Internationally curated exhibition in less than six month’s. Recently, the New York City native was selected for the “New American Paintings No. 94” cover and the upcoming “Studio Visit” publication both published by The Open Studio Press. Jansen also won “The Dave Bown Project” International Award at the 5th Semi- Annual and was awarded “The Aesthetica Art Prize”, in York, UK. Jansen has been mentioned by many Art Historians as one of the most exciting rising stars on the world scene to watch. The artist and Gulf War Veteran, has upcoming Museum exhibitions in Rome Italy and other parts of Europe to be announced this year. his collections include the PERMM Museum of Contemporary Art, The Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, The Moscow Museum of Modern Art (MMOMA), The New Britain Museum of American Art and the National Taiwan Museum of Fine Art, Taiwan.
The total value of the Prize is 170,000 Euros. The Prize is open to all Artists, without any limit of age, sex, nationality or other qualifications. Each artist can participate with one or more artworks, in one or more sections.
Painting
Sculpture and installation
Photographic art
Video art and animation
Performance
Virtual Art

http://www.artelagunaprize.com/