La Bal Award for Young Creation with ADAGP


20th September 2019

Who may enter
This award is open to all photographers and/or videographers living in Europe between 18 and 40 years of age. 

The competition is organizaed by the Association LE BAL in cooperation with ADAGP

LE BAL and the ADAGP are looking to provide solid, long term support for the production of creative work. They are launching LE BAL AWARD FOR YOUNG CREATION 2021 with the ADAGP. The purpose of this Award is to enable a young photographer/videographer, resident in Europe and under 40 years of age, to expand and complete an already-initiated creative work over a two year period. In 2021, an exhibition at LE BAL will be dedicated to this work, as well as a publication co-edited by LE BAL and a publisher chosen by LE BAL.

The Entrant must submit a coherent series of 15 to 20 photographs from his or her current project and/or 1 to 3 videos.

Entry fees
The competition is free to enter.

The winner will receive a grant of 20,000 euros to complete their project. In autumn 2021 the work carried out by the winner will be displayed at LE BAL (exhibition, screening, installation) and will be the subject of a publication co-edited by LE BAL and a publisher chosen  by LE BAL. 

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