Salon Video Prize – Call for
The deadline for applications is:
17.00 (GMT), Saturday 5th February 2011.
The Salon Video Prize 2011 is produced by Matt
Roberts Arts as part of our commitment to offer exposure to
this greatly underrepresented medium and develop new audiences
for film and video work.
It is expected that up to 25 practitioners
will be exhibited at our gallery space in East London. We will
also award one artist the Selectors' Prize of
'The Night of the Moon has Many Hours', Salon Video Prize
The competition is open to Artists working in
animation, documented performance, narrative, documentary or
experimental film or video art.
Applications are welcomed from university
graduates, current students, and untrained professionals.
Applications can be from anywhere in the world but work
should be sent as PAL DVDs or viewable online.
There is no theme as we would like the
exhibition to be a broad survey of current film and video
practice and there is no limit on the age of work
All Salon Art Prize applicants must be
registered as an Associate Members of Matt Roberts Arts.
Annual membership costs £8 (GBP) for UK-based artists and £10
(GBP) for those based outside of the UK. As we are
not-for-profit all membership contributions support our
ongoing professional development services.
You can pay using Paypal by making a payment
you can send a cheque, postal order or bankers draft (made out
to Matt Roberts Arts) to the gallery address:
Unit 1, 25 Vyner Street, London, E2 9DG
The deadline for applications and associate
membership payments is
17.00 (GMT), Saturday 5th February
About Matt Roberts
Matt Roberts Arts is a dynamic not-for-profit
organisation founded in 2006 to create opportunities for
artists in new locations and contexts. Our team offers support
to creative practitioners by providing a range of professional
development programmes and national and international touring