ARTIST OF THE MONTH – JANUARY 2022 WINNERS
ITSLIQUID Group is pleased to announce the WINNERS of the ARTIST OF THE MONTH – JANUARY 2022, a competition open to anyone and established to increase and develop the art market and the dialogue between collectors, art critics, journalists and art lovers. Making contemporary art accessible to all.
Artworks have been judged based on creativity, originality, quality of work, and overall artistic ability. The winner has been chosen based on the quality of a single entry as well as the quality of overall work.
Winners January 2022
Eduardo Valdetaro . Brazil
Sophia Xinman Wang . USA
ARTIST OF THE MONTH – JANUARY 2022 Winners
Eduardo Valdetaro . Brazil
Lives and works in Registro, Brazil. Visual artist and organic agroforestry farmer. He developed his artistic and farming practices influenced by a sense of belonging in nature and the healing of the soul. Among the forests of Vale do Ribeira he planted his agroforest with over 30,000 varied plant species, creating a new forest home to wildlife.
In the field of art, he has dedicated himself since 2016 to ceramics production, exclusively through the technique of coiling and further experimentations with metal. In his most recent work, he pays tribute to ancient trees destroyed by man for material gain and contemplates the wealth of wisdom lost through this destruction. He also delves into themes of past and future civilizations, outer space and the celestial bodies. In 2021, his works were selected to be part of the book “Transgressões Cerâmicas”, curated by Andrés I. M. Hernández.
Sophia Xinman Wang . USA
Sophia Xinman Wang, through the comprehensive materials, installation art, mass participation art and art events in various forms, promotes the creation of animal protection, protection of the natural environment as the theme of her art works and activities, to show the observation and thinking of life, to stimulate public attention and action on global biodiversity conservation, global climate issues.
ARTIST OF THE MONTH – FEBRUARY 2022
Deadline: February 28, 2021
ITSLIQUID Group officially presents ARTIST OF THE MONTH, a competition open to anyone and established to increase and develop the art market and the dialogue between collectors, art critics, journalists and art lovers. Making contemporary art accessible to all.
The winners will be featured on ITSLIQUID Platform, promoted extensively worldwide and considered for any upcoming curatorial projects of ITSLIQUID Group.
ITSLIQUID is a web-based information platform, founded in 2001 by Luca Curci, dedicated to the worldwide distribution of information about calls for entries, exhibitions and events at some of the world’s leading art galleries, museums and foundations selected. ITSLIQUID has already built a readership of more than 250.000 qualified subscribers. Among them architects, designers, artists, collectors, art critics, curators, dealers, and other personalities of the International art, architecture and design world. It provides advertising services, press office services for events and projects, articles and specials published on the website, media partnerships services.
During the last 20 years, ITSLIQUID Group has become a cultural hub between creatives, exhibition spaces and art lovers. Among our international partners, Art Now Fair, Art Vancouver, Design Tokyo, INDEX Qatar, INDEX Saudi, The Big 5 Construct Dubai, The Big 5 Construct Qatar, Photo LA Los Angeles and international magazines like Art Style. ITSLIQUID Group supports some of the most important no-profit organizations, like UNFCCC – United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, SSCS – Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, One Tree Planted, The Ocean CleanUp and Plastic Oceans, with the goal to increase public awareness about environmental issues. Click here to find out more.
ITSLIQUID GROUP includes a section dedicated to the organization of international art events, managing exhibitions of painting, photography, video art, installation and performance; it organizes solo and collective shows, art residencies and international contests. Its object is to use new technologies to globalize the language of art, to connect artists working in every part of the world.
ITSLIQUID Group manages a variety of art spaces all over the world; among them THE ROOM Contemporary Art Space in the heart of San Marco Square in Venice and different historical buildings, THE LINE Contemporary Art Space in London city centre and other different partners worldwide. Since its beginning, the group has organized more than 250 events all around the world, involving more than 5.000 artists, in more than 60 international venues in Italy, the USA, Canada, the UK, Spain, France, etc. Most of the last events have been realized in museums (CCCB – Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona in Spain, NCCA – National Center for Contemporary Arts in Moscow, etc.), galleries and private foundations.
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