The 12th Benesse Prize will be awarded at the Singapore Biennale 2019
Benesse Holdings, Inc. (Benesse; Head Office, Okayama-shi, Okayama. Presentative Director and President CEO Tamotsu Adachi) in collaboration with Singapore Art Museum (SAM) will present the 12th Benesse Prize at the Singapore Biennale 2019. The prize will be awarded to an outstanding artist or artist collective chosen from the artists participating in the Biennale.
The prize recognizes an artist whose work embodies an experimental and critical spirit, beyond conventional practice, and who demonstrates the potential of developing an artistic reflection around the theme of "Benesse" (Well-Being).
The shortlist of artists selected for the 12th Benesse Prize will be announced at the media conference of the Singapore Biennale November 20th, 2019. The finalist will be announced in its award ceremony planned be held during the Singapore Art Week on January 11th, 2020.
For more information, Please refer to the press release.