Unfortunately we had to cancel the planned exhibition of the 10th LICHTER Art Award from April, 3rd to April, 26th 2020. We will try to realize the exhibition and the prize ceremony in a later time of this year. We will keep you informed about the situation in the next month.
The LICHTER Art Award 2020 // The Nominees are...
10 Years LICHTER Art Award: April 3rd - April 26th at basis e.V.
The LICHTER Art Award celebrates ten years as renowned international platform for contemporary video art. Over 160 works were submitted to this year's tenth anniversary edition. The prize is endowed with 1,000 Euros.
The spectrum of the five selected works - from documentaries to essay films, animations to fictional and real stories about politics and social problems - provide an insight into current trends in video art. In their breadth of variation and quality, the selected works show different trends in video and film art.
LICHTER ART AWARD 2020 nominated artists:
- Vanessa Gravenor / This Weapon Drags Like a Boomerang, 2019, 13 Min. / CDN / D
- Constantin Hartenstein / NARC, 2019, 7 Min. / D / Installation
- Florencia Levy / Fossil Place, 2019, 15 Min. / ARG / Installation
- Pol Merchan / Pirate Boys, 2018, 13 Min. / D
- Maria Molina Peiró /The Sasha, 2019, 20 Min. / E
Lichter Art Award 2020 Jury:
Natasha A. Kelly, Artist // Gerhard Wissner Ventura, Director Kasseler Dokfest // Saul Judd, Curator LICHTER Art Award
The works of the five nominated artists will be shown by the LICHTER Filmfest from April 3rd to 26th, 2020 in a curated exhibition on the premises of our cooperation partner basis e.V..
The winning artistic work will be announced as part of the opening ceremony on April 2 at 7 p.m. in basis e.V..
Opening hours of the exhibition at basis e.V. (Gutleutstraße 8–12, 60329, Frankfurt am Main):
Tuesday – Friday // 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Saturday + Sunday // 12 p.m. - 6 p.m.