Miquel Casablancas awards ceremony 2018 + Inauguration of “No es lo que aparece”

Sant Andreu Contemporani
26 May, 2018 - 12:00 to 15 July, 2018 - 20:00

Friday, 25 May

19.00 Guided visit with the finalists and resident artists
20.00 Award ceremony
Where: Floor 1 of the Contemporary Art Centre of Barcelona - Fabra i Coats

On Friday 25 May, on the first floor of the Contemporary Art Centre of Barcelona - Fabra i Coats, Sant Andreu Contemporani will announce the winners of the Miquel Casablancas Award Visual Arts Competition 2018, officially opening the No es lo que aparece exhibition, which includes all the projects by finalists in the Work Category of the Miquel Casablancas Award 2018, as well as the finalist dossiers of the other categories: Project, Publication and Graphic Communication.

In this edition, the Miquel Casablancas Award has received 274 applications, which have been reviewed by a jury formed by Virginia Torrente (independent curator), Xavier Acarín Wieland (independent curator) and Pedro Torres (artist and independent curator), each with the right to vote, and by the Sant Andreu Contemporani team, each with the right to speak but with no vote.

The finalists are:

Work Category:

Irene de Andrés
Marion Balac
Joan Bennassar
Paco Chanivet
Esther Gatón
Christian Lagata
Laura Llaneli
Manuel Pastrana
Guillermo Ros
Eduardo Ruiz
Mario Santamaria
Josefina Valenzuela

Project Category:

Isabel Barios + David Ferragut
Daniel Moreno Roldán
Rafael Pérez Evans
Xavi Rodríguez Martín

Publication Category:

Blanca Crovetto
Juan David Galindo
Marco Godoy
Oscar Holloway

Graphic Communication Category:

Helena + Anna Fradera
Marc Monguilod
Jordi Oms

The exhibition will also present the work of the artists who participated in the SAC-FiC Residencies Programme 2017: Joan Pallé, Mònica Planes and Helena Vinent.

The winners of the Miquel Casablancas Award Visual Arts Competition 2018 will be announced during the ceremony, which will be held at 20.00 on the first floor of the Contemporary Art Centre of Barcelona - Fabra i Coats.