THE SALA PARÉS PRESENTS THE EXHIBITION OF THE XI EDITION OF THE CONTEST OF YOUNG ARTISTS ART <35 BS / 2018, CONVENED BY THE FACULTY OF FINE ARTS OF THE UB AND THE COLABORATION OF THE FUNDACIÓ BANC SABADELL
The exhibition Art <35 BS / 2018, which can be seen from September 4 to October 2 of 2018 in the gallery of Petritxol’s street, is composed of fifty photographic works or paintings of ten young Spanish artists under 35 years old that have won the contest.
The Art <35 BS / 2018 contest, which this year reaches the XI edition and has a prestigious jury made up of artists, museums directors, gallerists, curators and deans of fine arts faculties, supports the young creators of all over of the national territory, graduates or in the last course of the Fine Arts career, with the aim of putting them in contact with the professional world.
Furthermor, the contest aims to promote the incorporation of the artist’s works into private and public art collections through a acquisitions program, creating a bridge between the academic world and the contemporary art circuit.
Over eleven years, more than 1100 young artists have participated in the Art <35 BS contest, 110 of them have been awarded and 550 pieces have been exhibited in Sala Parés.