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The Aesthetica Art Prize

4 April – 22 June at York St Mary’s, York Art Gallery’s contemporary art space

In partnership with York Museums Trust

Don’t miss out on The Aesthetica Art Prize - a celebration of excellence in contemporary art from across the world, supporting and bringing compelling new works to a wider audience. This exhibition features innovative and outstanding examples from the shortlisted artists in the following categories: Photographic and Digital Art, Three Dimensional Design and Sculpture, Painting and Drawing, and Video, Installation and Performance.

From thousands of artists who entered, eight have been selected for exhibition and the work of a further 92 is shown on screen within the space. Surveying modern concerns and focusing on present day society, the show highlights artistic talent from locations including Germany, Italy, Chile, New Zealand and across the UK. It offers a unique opportunity to appreciate the international breadth and experience the range and quality of artwork being produced today.

The exhibition will run from 4 April – 22 June 2014 at York St Mary’s, York Art Gallery’s

For further details please contact Alexandra Beresford on or call 01904 629 137 visit Image credits:

1. Ingrid Hu, Longplayer, 2013.

2. Sybille Neumeyer, Song for the last Queen, 2013. Photo © Frank Kleinback.