The Cañada Blanch Foundation supports artistic production and the Valencian cultural fabric through this award. To do so, they organize an exhibition from which they acquire a work worth 7,000 euros that becomes part of their collection.
This award was born in 2016 and is held annually.
Who is it aimed at?
To the galleries that are part of the Association of Contemporary Art Galleries of the Valencian Community (LaVac) and their artists.
Who forms the jury?
Staff from the Cañada Blanch Foundation and the University of Valencia, as well as professionals from the art world and the person in charge of curating the exhibition.
Where is the exhibition set up?
La Nau Cultural Centre of the University of Valencia.
Who organizes the award?
The exhibition is organised by the Cañada Blanch Foundation, the University of Valencia, and the Association of Contemporary Art Galleries of the Valencian Community (LaVac), with the collaboration of the Polytechnic University of Valencia.