Mon, 09/10/2017 - 14:38
Art on paper, at the Olympic and Sports Museum
Exhibitions. The Olympic and Sports Museum presents the best entries to the 'Art on Paper' competition, in an exhibition that is open from 10 October to 14 January.
From 10 October to 14 January, Joan Antoni Samaranch Olympic and Sports Museum is showing an exhibition of the best entries to the ‘Art on Paper’ competition, which relates various styles of painting and drawing to sport, in the 8th Barcelona Olympic Foundation International Prize.
The works on show, including the winners and the finalists of this year’s competition, are in accordance with the criteria and assessment of the members of the jury, who are professional art critics, professionals members of the exhibition curatorship, university staff and cultural management. Once again, the competition showcases the Foundation’s vocation for stimulating and encouraging artistic creation with sport as its central theme and continuing to explore the multitude of possibilities for inspiration offered by this genre.
The three winning works of art are awarded cash prizes: €2,500 (1st prize), €1,800 (2nd prize) and €1,200 (3rd prize).