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Press releases 2020

London, July 2020 – Call for Entries Press Release [PDF]
The VIA Arts Prize, the UK’s only Ibero-American themed arts award, has launched its 2020 Call for Entries. The sixth edition of the VIA Arts Prize will take on a special format as a response to the challenges presented by the Covid-19 outbreak.

Press releases 2019

London, April 2019 – Call for Entries Press Release [PDF]
The VIA Arts Prize, the UK’s only Ibero-American themed arts award, has launched its 2019 Call for Entries, and is celebrating the fifth edition of the respected Prize.

London, June 2019 – First Jury Announcement Press Release [PDF]
The VIA Arts Prize has announced the names of the first four judges on this year’s high-profile judging panel.

London, July 2019 – Final Jury Announcement Press Release [PDF]
The final three judges on the panel for the prestigious VIA Arts Prize have been announced.

London, November 2019 – Winner Announcement Press Release [PDF]
VIA Arts Prize has announced the Winner of its 2019 edition.

Press releases 2018

London, June 2018 – Call for Entries Press 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.

London, November 2018 – Winner Announcement Press Release [PDF] 
VIA Arts Prize has announced the Winner of its 2018 edition.

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 Entries 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.