The competition’s aim is to promote the enrolled artists, giving them chance to join the international market of contemporary art. Internationality and networking make YICCA a huge opportunity for the artists, which can: • Win a cash prize: – Euro 3000,00 money prize to the first selected – Euro 1000,00 money prize to the second selected • Promote their art through a variety of channels: – exhibit the selected artworks in a exhibition space, determined by competition. – improve the relationship between finalists and critics, curators, gallery owners, public and private art institutions that will have access to this important exhibition. – have maximum visibility through the advertising campaign that will follow the competition and all its stages. DATES AND DEADLINES January 19, 2022: Beginning of subscriptions April 13, 2022: Applications deadline May 6, 2022: Notification of winning artworks Jury’s final decision will lead to a selection of 18 artists that will participate in the final exhibition.