The UK’s leading biennial exhibition and international contemporary art prize, Artes Mundi 10 with presenting partner Bagri Foundation, is delighted to announce the shortlist of seven international contemporary visual artists and five nationwide venue partners for its tenth anniversary edition.
Work by each artist will feature in the biennial exhibition AM10 taking place from October 2023 to March 2024 with the winner of the prestigious £40,000 Artes Mundi Prize – the UK’s largest contemporary art prize – announced during the exhibition run. For the first time, AM10 will be presented nationally at multiple venues across Wales. The venue partners are: MOSTYN, Llandudno; Oriel Davies Gallery, Newtown; Glynn Vivian Art Gallery, Swansea; National Museum Cardiff; and Chapter, Cardiff.
Past editions have seen Artes Mundi work with artists at crucial stages of their careers, often being their first introduction to UK audiences, with many now established figures on the world stage, including Dineo Seshee Bopape, Prabhakar Pachpute, Ragnar Kjartansson, Theaster Gates, John Akomfrah, Teresa Margolles, Xu Bing, and Tania Bruguera.