DESIGNER CRAFTS FOUNDATION | Benyamini Prize 2016
The Trustees of the Designer Crafts Foundation are delighted to announce the continuation of the biennial Israel Crafts Award Scheme for contemporary crafts which will now be known as the BENYAMINI PRIZE
The prize will be administered by the Designer Crafts Foundation and the Benyamini Center. The award is for work in media such as ceramics, jewellery, glass, textiles, paper, metalwork etc. Any Israeli artist currently living and working in Israel is eligible to enter.
THE TOPIC FOR 2016 IS ‘TRADITION AND CHANGE‘ PRIZE MONEY $12,000 will be distributed between the prizewinners according to the judges’ decisions.
A panel of judges in London will shortlist artists from portfolios submitted.
The short-listed artists will be invited to submit their work for consideration by an Israeli panel of judges in Tel Aviv. A Prize Giving Ceremony will be held at the Benyamini Center when the awards will be announced. An exhibition of the work by the winners will be shown at the center at a later date. Application forms giving full details can be obtained from email@example.com Last date for submission of applications is 31 October 2016.