A PRIZE OPEN TO EVERYBODY

The ORA prize is open to all Italian and foreign artists with no restrictions on age, thinking, technique or any other factor. The prize encourages the participation of artists of all levels.

15 SOLO EXHIBITIONS

Each gallery will select the artist who finds more interesting and will reward him/her with a solo show in its space as a prelude to a long lasting collaboration (many of the artists who have won the past editions, now work steadily with the galleries that have awarded them). Furthermore, ORA will provide a refund of 200 EUR to cover the shipping costs faced by the winning artists.

PURCHASE AWARD OF 3,000 EUR

All the artists who will enter 10 works, are eligible for the Purchase Prize of 3,000 EUR, which will be paid on delivery of one of the works entered. The winning artist will be selected by the curatorial board.

ONE-MONTH RESIDENCY

Among the first ten artists most voted by the curatorial board, it will be assigned a one-month art residency in Viterbo, in a beautiful historic villa, Villa Lais.

POPULAR JURY

Each artist can be voted by the public directly on his/her profile. The artist who receives more votes will receive a cash prize of 1,000 EUR.

A FREE AND MOTIVATED JURY

The jury of ORA is composed by selected and professional galleries interested in discovering to be showed in their spaces. They have the obligation to select artists with whom they have never worked before.

INDEPENDENT RELATIONS BETWEEN ARTISTS AND GALLERIES

ORA undertakes to put in contact artists and gallery owners without interfering or claiming anything into their professional relationships. ORA leaves the greatest freedom of management between the artist and his/her gallery.

AND FINALLY SOME TIPS

Remember to post an adequate number of works in order to let the jury have a good understanding of your work. For more chances to win the prize assigned by the popular jury, send your page to all your friends and ask them to vote for you. Then, do not forget that only publishing at least 10 works you are eligible for the other prizes: the purchase prize of 3,000 EUR and the one-month residency in Lazio.