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Miquel Casablancas Awards Ceremony 2019 + Official Opening of "Reminiscent of an August Sky"

Venue: Centre d'Art Fabra i Coats
Sant Adrià, 20
08030 Barcelona
Price: Free event
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On Friday, 17 May, in Espai Zero 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 2019, officially opening the Reminiscent of an August Sky exhibition, which includes all the projects by finalists in the Work category, as well as the finalist dossiers of the other categories: Project, Publication and Graphic Communication.

In this edition, the Miquel Casablancas Award has received 255 applications, which have been reviewed by a jury formed by Beatriz Alonso (curator and researcher), Pablo Martínez (Head of Programmes at MACBA) and Alessia Locatelli (winner of the International Curatorial Residency Program 2019), each with the right to vote, and also by the Sant Andreu Contemporani team, each with the right to speak but with no vote.

The finalists are:

Work Category: Irene de Andrés / Gerard Ballester / Juan Baraja / Adélaïde Feriot / Cristina Garrido / Abel Jaramillo / Xim Llompart / Antonio Menchen / Pablo del Pozo / Eulàlia Rovira & Adrian Schindler / Mario Santamaría / Rosa Vallori

Project Category: Edgar Díaz / Paula García-Masedo / Antonio Menchen / Carla Souto

Publication Category: Joan Bennassar / Alán Carrasco / Andrea González + Iñigo de Barrón / Francisco Navarrete Sitja

Graphic Communication Category: Robin Cabrera Touman / Helena + Anna Fradera / Toni Llargués 

The exhibition will also present the work of the artists who participated in the SAC-FiC Residencies Programme 2018: Alán Carrasco, Cayetano Truyols and Bising Sisters.

The names of the winners of the Miquel Casablancas Award Visual Arts Competition 2019 will be announced during the ceremony, which will be held in Espai Zero of the Contemporary Art Centre of Barcelona – Fabra i Coats.

Friday, 17 May
19.00 Guided visit with the finalists and resident artists
20.00 Award ceremony
Where: Espai Zero of the Contemporary Art Centre of Barcelona – Fabra i Coats