[Sponsored Listing] Baron announces a call for artists for The Baron Prize 2021, a biannual award which recognizes artists, photographers, and filmmakers who have created projects investigating gender, sex, sexuality, and identity politics.
Deadline: 1 Apr 2021
The Baron Prize is open to artists, filmmakers, and photographers working in any medium, from anywhere in the world, and over the age of 18.
The first and second edition of the Baron Prize was judged by a transnational panel including Ashleigh Kane (Dazed & Confused), Chiara Bardelli Nonino (Italian Vogue), Ché Zara Blomfield (Art Editor Baron and Curator), Petra Collins (Curator and Photographer), Sue Webster (Artist), Bruce LaBruce (Artist and Director), and Nadia Lee Cohen (Photographer). Past winners have included Matthew Grubb, Frances Wilks, and Ramona Wang.
The third edition of the Baron Prize will be judged by a panel including Julie Verhoeven (Artist), Matthew Holroyd (Baron Founder), Sunil Gupta (Photographer), and PZ Today (Creative Director).
The winner will be announced in June 2021 and the winners prize is £1000 and a £1000 gift certificate to spend at Baron Books.
Baron Books was launched in 2011, stocked worldwide in 20 different countries. Baron is a conceptual publishing house and book store, collaborating with renowned artists to present their projects as books, apparel, and events under the Baron & Baroness brand name or self titled artist books plus stocking the finest art, fashion, and design books. Many Baron published books are in collections including those at the MoMA NYC and The LUMA Foundation. Past books have included titles by artists such as Bruce LaBruce, Namio Harakuwa, and photographers including Harley Weir and Tyrone Petra Collins.
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