TENT ACADEMY AWARDS 2017
The best emerging audiovisual work from the Netherlands and Norway will be shown on 26 August at KINO cinema. The works are judged by a jury of prominent art professionals, from the Netherlands and Norway, who will select the winners of the TENT Academy Award and the Best Foreign Film Award. Alongside the jury’s selection, the audience can choose their favourite works, the winner receives the Public’s Choice Award. The respective Norwegian winner receives a residency at Het Wilde Weten, Rotterdam, and the Dutch winner at Hordaland Art Center, Bergen. During their residency, the young artists are given the opportunity to further develop, to acquaint themselves with another art context, and to build an international network of professionals and peers. On the Fridays in September TENT will show a selection of the nominated video works. Art Evenings 6-9pm, website.