Lab.11 art contest

A great opportunity for the artists, which can win a cash prize!


Lab.11 art contest, is a call for submissions open to all kind of artists. Works allowed in the art competition are: drawings, paintings, sculptures, photographs, graphics, mix media and video. A great opportunity for the artists, which can win a cash prize, have the opportunity to exhibit the artworks in Venice and much more.

PRIZES (total prizes value 5000,00€):
- a collaboration award for a new Malamegi collection
- artwork acquisition award
- a cash prize of 1,000 Euros
- a monographic book prize

The following types of works are admitted: Painting, Sculpture, Photography, Mixed media, Digital, Video, Graphics, Net art, other (all visual works that can be reproduced through a picture are allowed).
The contest is addressed to professional and amateur artists, graphic designers, painters, photographers, etc. from all over the world.
To participate, simply fill out the registration form relating to the contest, available on the home page. 

Deadline for subscriptions: 15 November 2018
You can find all the information about the contest on the official website:


12 artists will be selected for the final exhibition of the competition in Venice (Italy). The event will be held in January 2019. The exhibition opening will be accompanied by the general catalogue, distributed throughout the exhibition period. Invitations to vernissage will be sent to artists, curators, critics, journalists and media of the hosting city.

Malamegi Lab will acquire one among 12 final artworks. This artwork will become part of the Malamegi Lab’s private collection. The award has a maximum purchase value of 2000 EUR (approx. 2,280 USD).

Moreover, at the end of the collective exhibition, to an artist among the 12 selected will be awarded a cash prize of 1,000 EUR (approx. 1,140 USD). The award will be given based on the quality and originality of the work on display. The winning work will remain property of the artist. The prize is a contribution to the development of art and artist's aesthetic research.

A monographic book will be also dedicated to one of the finalists. The monography will be curated by Malamegi Lab with the support of the final exhibition's curators. The book will be edited, developed, printed and distributed at Malamegi Lab expenses. The monograph will be printed in about 100 copies, of which 20 will be left to the artist. The distribution of monographs will be curated by Malamegi on behalf of its best customers and collectors.


Organised by Malamegi, the Lab. 11 Art Contest is a call for submissions open to all kind of artists. The artists are free to interpret personally the competition through their own sensitivity. The theme is free.

Copyrights & Usage Rights:

By registering artists agree to be bound by this agreement and accept all its parts. Artists authorize Malamegi Lab to process artist's personal data in accordance with law. Personal data and uploaded images will be used in accordance to the purpose of the contest. Artists are the solely responsible for the images' content and description.


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