ICRE wants to thank the participation of 72 sculptors from 9 different nationalities. An independent jury made up of Mr. Gerard Mas (sculptor), Ms. Judit Subirachs (art historian) and Mr. Àlex Susanna, (art director at Fundació Vila Casas), after a long and intense deliberation, have reached the unanimous decision to select the following 24 finalists:
CARME RIU / JOEL LLOPIS / ANTONIO SANZ / IÑIGO ARÍSTEGUI / JUAN GUTIÉRREZ / MER JIMÉNEZ / ONDINA OLIVA / AARON PEREZ / MISSCRISS / JOAQUIN HERNÁNDEZ PELLISA / FERRAN SAN / GUILLEM SALAS GRÀCIA / MERCÉ BESSÓ / ANNA LÓPEZ-ROGER / TRASHFORMACIONES / JORDI SANTANACH / ÀNGELS BADIA / MARC FONS / ROCÍO GARRIGA / VICENT M. ANGLÈS / MERCÈ RIBA / ARTE DAYOT / MONIKA MAJER / DÍAZ CASTEDO
The jury has approached the works without a predetermined stylistic link, prevailing the criterion of formal and thematic coherence, artistic sincerity and understanding the sculpture as a synthesis between idea and matter, as it will be notice in the exhibition that will take place in the Cloister of the Monastery of Sant Pau del Camp in Barcelona between June 17th and July 18th.
Winners of the first and second prizes will be announced at the opening ceremony, next Thursday, June 17 at 8:00 p.m., the. We wait for you!