ABOUT MUHI COMPETITION2021
SHCHERBENKO ART CENTRE ANNOUNCES THE START OF OPEN CALL FOR PARTICIPATION IN THE EIGHTH COMPETITION OF YOUNG UKRAINIAN ARTISTS MUHI 2021
Open call for the MUHi 2021 competition has already started!
The total prize of the MUHi 2021 competition is UAH 70,000. The winner will receive a prize of UAH 40,000 and the opportunity to implement your own project in the gallery space (or under the auspices) of the Shcherbenko Art Centre in 2022.
The international expert commission will also select two winners who will receive prizes in the amount of UAH 15,000 and institutional support in the implementation of their own exhibition project.
Ten finalists of the competition will participate in a group exhibition, which will take place in October or November 2021 in the Contemporary Art Center M17.
Deadline for applications 30.04.2021, 23:59. To participate in the competition, it is necessary to submit from three to five implemented and / or unrealized projects with a concept and visual support (photo, video, visualization).
The project is based on a competition held according to the following rules:
– only artists who are of the age of 21 and older can take part;
– only a citizen of Ukraine can be a participant;
– finalists and winners of the competition are selected by an international commission of experts, which includes curators, directors of museums, art centers, galleries, art critics and artists;
– artist can be the finalists of MUHi only once.
You can fill in the application and take part in the competition by following the link: https://forms.gle/PYRPfYBRKrC2sUjt6
We are waiting for your applications!
Information about the competition
MUHi is a multifunctional project aimed at consistent and long-term work to support emerging Ukrainian artists.
The name MUHi is an abbreviation of “Young Ukrainian Artists”. MUHi’s first exhibition was presented in 2009 in Bottega Gallery. In 2021, the project will be implemented for the eighth time.
The National Museum of Taras Shevchenko (2019 and 2017) and the Modern Art Research Institute of the National Academy of Arts of Ukraine (2015 and 2011) were partners where the MUHi competition took place before. In 2019, the competition received a grant for funding from the Ukrainian Cultural Foundation via the program “Education. Exchanges. Residences. Debuts.”, namely the lot “Debuts”.
The founder of the MUHi project is curator and gallery founder Maryna Shcherbenko.
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