Hyundai Motor Group Launches the Fifth VH AWARD for Emerging Asian Media Artists

Hyundai Motor Team has started their open up get in touch with for the fifth version of the VH AWARD for Asia’s new media artists. Recognized in 2016, this award supports the discovery and exhibition of emerging media artists whose work engages with technology and the context of Asia and its foreseeable future.

Applicants for the fifth VH AWARD are needed to post a proposal to generate audiovisual monitor-centered will work that may include but are not restricted to, online video artwork, moving impression, movie, motion graphics, pc animation, gaming, and additional. Persons, groups, or collectives from all over the environment are invited to post purposes, which include artists who are based mostly exterior of Asia but have a connection to the region.

Finalists will be chosen for their originality and aesthetics, powerful conception and innovation, quality of presentation, and sophisticated employment of technology. Jury users include artwork world experts this kind of as Martin Honzik (Main Curatorial Officer of Ars Electronica and Running Director of Ars Electronica Competition, Prix, and Exhibitions) Sook-Kyung Lee (Senior Curator, Worldwide Art [Hyundai Tate Research Centre: Transnational] of Tate Modern) Roderick Schrock (Curator, Govt Director of Eyebeam) Aaron Seeto (Director of Museum MACAN) and Yukiko Shikata (unbiased curator and art critic).

The five shortlisted artists, teams, or collectives will each and every obtain a grant of $25,000 (USD) for the generation of new artworks and will be invited to participate in an on-line residency plan led by networked artists and curators of Eyebeam from Oct to December 2022. The Grand Prix recipient will be declared through an award ceremony in May well 2023 and will obtain an added grant of $25,000 (USD), with artworks by all finalists exhibited throughout a variety of platforms around the globe.

The connect with for entries will close on July 28, 2022, at 11am (EST) / July 28, 2022, at midnight (KST).

Candidates need to submit the needed supplies on the net only through the official site at vhaward.com.