These are the winners of the VII International Biennal of Ceramics "El Vendrell 2015"
the Jury of the VIII International Biennial of Ceramics has already issued the verdict of the artists whose work will be shown in this year, which can be seen from Friday October 2 in Sala Portal del Pardo (El Vendrell) along with "Let's plate!" and coinciding with the VIII International Ceramics Fair. In total, there have been 139 ceramists worldwide with 275 works.
The jury was composed: Eva M. Serramià, Councillor for Culture; Assumpta Rosés, Art Critic; Ramon Sicart, gallery, potters and Joan Serra and Maria Bosch. Potters chosen for this jury were as follows:
Alfredo Eandrade, di Haedo (Argentina), Anissa Fung, Hong Kong (China), Chi-man Chan, di Seúl (Sud Corea), Danijela Pivašević-Tenner, di Neumünster (Germania), Eva López Miguel, di Barcelona (Spagna), Heide Nonnenmacher, di Nattheim (Germania), Iris Alemany e Laura Agreda - Peephole-Arte-, di Villaviciosa de Odón (Spain), Juan Orti García, de Torrent (Spain), Juana Fernández, di Trazo (Spagna), Karine Benvenuti, di Contes (France), Leman Kalay, di Yongin (Sud Corea), Narciso Bresciani, di Garlasco (Italiy), Noriko Kuresumi, di Nueva York (USA), Petra Bittl, dI Bonn (Germany), Rachel Grimshaw, di Wigan (United Kingdom), Serge Dos Santos, di Vallauris (France), Tereza Borza, di Budapest (Ungaria), Thérèse Lebrun, di Grez Doiceau (Belgium), Xavier Montsalvatje, di Moncada (Spain), Xi Liu, di Shanghai (China)
First prize – Nirvana núm. 2 of Xi Liu, of Shanghai (China)
Second prize - Concrecions of Thérèse Lebrun, of Grez Doiceau (Belgium)
Third prize - Without title of Juan Orti García, of Torrent València (Spain)
Special mention - Sons Arrítmics núm. 9, of Narciso Bresciani, of Garlasco (Italy)
The opening day of the exhibition, October 2, the jury will announce the winners of the VIII International Biennial of Ceramics. As for the awards, this Biennial incorporates important developments as they also become economic. Specifically, they are: first prize, 4,000 €; € 2,500 second prize and third prize 1,000 €. In addition, the three winners will share a joint exhibition (in October 2016) with the publication of a catalog featuring photographs taken by a professional photographer of the works to be exhibited and a text of each artist
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