The Donkey Art Prize, at the third edition, is open to all artists, without any boundaries of age, sex, nationality or qualification. Each artist is welcome and can participate with one work only, to one section.
The prize has an extremely FREE THEME and subject. It's divided in two categories: Painting and
Photography, each section has two awards, under and over 30 years old.
Each category has 50 finalists

Painting category awards   

  • under 30 yrs winner gets 2.000,00 euros plus a painting kit-box provided by Industrie Maimeri and other merchandise - Winner Kemila (Ita)
  • over 30 yrs winner gets 2.000,00 euros plus a painting kit-box provided by Industrie Maimeri and other merchandise - Winner Egle (Lithuania)
  • 50 finalists:
Skr Joao Campos Styliana Katsiari Ria Ρία Chen, Jiacheng Al Peterle Flavio Spagnuolo Samuel Liza Laura B. LorenzoFabietti Penpowder Eracle Dartizio Stefano Cescon davidart90 Simone Millo Rae Rae MERLINO Marta Mattia Novello CATEPILLART Valya Cayla Birk. lucacorti
Yari Emma Gianni Chiacchio Olivier Devignaud guidobuganza Alessandro De Michele Aron Mikko Filip Kurzewski Vincenzo Merola Gaya Ryota Vincenzo Vavuso André G. Seinecke Campanella Nikolay Deliyanev cicca SkirmaZ GianfrancoBasso DALPAOSALBA GG Lorenzoval LCN Judy Shinnick

Photography category awards
     
  • under 30 yrs winner gets 2.000,00 euros and other merchandise - Winner Sean (China)
  • over 30 yrs winner gets 2.000,00 euros and other merchandise - Winner Rena (Greece)
  • 50 finalists
Gabriele Jaroslaw Jarema Jamondo Carlo Marvellini Lorenzo_Mini MARIO FLORES BARAN sararossi poli63 FP-Francesca Pompei Cristian Alkiste Papadopoulou Forgotten Heritage Gjert Marco Maria Zanin Patrizia Fazzari Pig-one Forrie . LP Noesora Koen Soberon Jeonghan Yun Giulio Speranza ZINO
Denise Ugolini giuliamcg VittiLorenzetti Gunganima Maria Di Stefano yana_khmm ala871208 Mike Will d'ark! Jr JGTF Ania AO Zainy Michele Battistuzzi mariasaggese annapastore Peolart fede9o golsa Hannah Eirin BinSanity

see all the images of the winners and finalists HERE

The finalists exhibit their art-work in one of the galleries of the Donkey Art Prize circuit in the period between July and November 2015 in the cities of Milan, Dubai, Miami and Tokyo.

MILAN @ Mostrami Folli50 Space from the 2nd to the 12th of July in Milan, via Egidio Folli 50
MIAMI @ Viophilia Gallery in Winwood 164 NW 20 Unit 101 Miami FL from August 5 to 10
TOKYO @ 3331 Chiyoda Art Centre 6-11-14 Sotokanda Chiyoda-Ku Tokyo from September 2 to 7
DUBAI @ Gallery 76 Dubai International Art Center, Villa No. 27, Street 75b, Jumeirah 1, From October 31 to November 7

Each finalist and winner will have his/her own personal page pubished on the donkeyartprize.com website.

At the end of the events a printed catalogue will be released with all the information about the Prize, such as all finalists, winners, events, partners etc.

in a nutshell:

  • 4 Main cash prizes and other secondary awards
  • 100 Finalists
  • 2 categories: Painting - Photography
  • Exhibitions in great locations in Milan, Miami, Tokyo and Dubai
  • Personal page on this website
  • The entry fee is 35 euros.
  • The jury's decisions are made on an anonymous basis (no favour to friends...)
  • The artworks always remains property of the artists.
  • To apply to the Donkey Art Prize III the deadline is MAY 5th 2015

You can read and download the full regulation (prospectus) in pdf format at the end of this page.

You could be 35 euros far from the glory ;)