The PRIX POWERHOUSE is a 5000$ award that recognizes and honours an individual artist of unique vision who pursues their practice with determination and without compromise. The purpose of the prize is to celebrate women* artists who, having attained a the mid-point in their career, continue to contribute in a significant and sustained way to the cultural life of Montréal. *Women and self-identified women.
Thursday June 28th 7pm to 9:30pm, Award Ceremony at 7:30pm
This event is open to all and will honor the work of the 3 finalists and announce the second annual PRIX POWERHOUSE winner. The PRIX POWERHOUSE celebrates and recognises the vibrancy and uniqueness of an influential practice of a Montréal artist.
VOTE BY MEMBERS
Members are invited to look at the evaluation dossiers of each finalist and then cast their vote by emailing it directly to firstname.lastname@example.org. All voting information will be confidential. Anonymous voting is also possible at the voting box at La Centrale. ALL VOTES MUST BE IN BY TUESDAY JUNE 26TH AT 5PM.
Please email your vote directly to email@example.com. Your vote will be held in strictest confidence, or if you choose to vote anonymously, please use the ballot box at La Centrale.
Each proposed artist was nominated by a third party. An external jury selected a shortlist of 3 finalists deserving of this award. In the centre's democratic spirit, the final decision is in the hands of La Centrale's members, whose vote will decide the winning artist.
We would like to express our appreciation to this year's jury, Lesley Johnstone (MACM), Anne Ramsden (UQAM), Jerôme Delgado (Le Devoir), Eliane Ellbogen (Eastern Bloc) and Catherine Bodmer (VIVA!).
La Centrale would like to recognize the generous contribution of an anonymous donor who has made this prize possible.