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Press releases 2018

London, June 2018 – Call for Entries Release [PDF] 
Artists are invited to enter into a “Dialogue” with Ibero-American arts and culture for this year’s VIA Arts Prize 2018. The call for entries opens on Wednesday 6 June 2018 and closes on Monday 22 October 2018.

Press releases 2017

London, May 2017 – Launch Press Release [PDF]
The Embassies of Latin American countries, Spain and Portugal, in collaboration with Itaú Unibanco are delighted to launch the 2017 edition of the VIA Arts Prize. In an unparalleled exchange between the UK and Latin cultures, the competition invites all UK-based artists to enter into a creative dialogue with Ibero-American art and artists.

London, July 2017 – Call for Artists Press Release [PDF]
The prestigious VIA Arts Prize has renewed its call for entries to its 2017 round, and has announced it has expanded the remit to include collaborative projects for the first time.

London, September 2017 – Jury Announcement Press Release [PDF]
VIA Arts Prize has announced an impressive list of arts heavyweights for its third annual prize.

London, November 2017 – Winner Announcement Press Release [PDF]
VIA Arts Prize has announced the Winner of its 2017 edition.

The VIA Arts Prize is supported by Damson Communications.
Damson Communications is a communications consultancy with a unique capability of cultural and business PR skills. London based, globally focused, Damson works with leading cultural and corporate clients, from some of the leading lights in the cultural sector to companies in the international marketplace. Damson’s understanding of both the creative element of work for the VIA Art Prize, plus a knowledge of and passion for the Latin American region, have made them a successful partner since 2017.
For more press information about the VIA Arts Prize please contact:
Amelia Hubert at Damson Communications, 0207 812 0645 or amelia.hubert@damsonpr.com