The 5th Lih Pao International Sculpture Biennial Awards (Taiwan)
First organised in 2011, the Lih Pao International Sculpture Biennial Awards returns in 2021 and invites sculptors from around the world to submit work on the theme of Infinity.
Application proceeds in phases. First digital files are reviewed. Then up to 30 entries will be invited to submit models. From these, five will be chosen as honourable mentions, and five more will be invited to submit a further work eligible for competition prizes.
First Prize (x 1): 30,000 USD, a prize cup and a certificate of merit.
Tsai Yun Prize (x 1): 10,000 USD, a prize cup and a certificate of merit.
Enterprise Award (x 1): 10,000 USD, a prize cup and a certificate of merit.
Prize for Excellence (x 2): 5,000 USD, a prize cup and a certificate of merit.
Honourable Mention (x 5): 2,000 USD and a certificate of merit.
Winners of the First Prize, Tsai Yun Prize, Enterprise Award and Prize for Excellence will be invited to attend the award ceremony and subsidised for a three-day and two-night complimentary accommodation (voucher), also receiving an air ticket: 500 USD for travel in Asia and 1000 USD for travel to the rest of the world.
Participants must be under the age of 50. Any domestic and international applicants born after January 1 1970 (inclusive) are eligible to partake in the event. The submitted work must be created out of materials suitable for permanent exhibition.
Deadline: 30 October 2020