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Tom of Finland Foundation 10th Annual Emerging Artist Competition

Tom of Finland Foundation has just announced the 10th TOM OF FINLAND EMERGING ARTIST COMPETITION. To celebrate its 10th anniversary of the prize and 30 years of the Tom of Finland Foundation (est. 1984). The Foundation is honored to have the participation of a stellar group of 10 internationally renowned contemporary artists as judges including, Elmgreen & Dragset (Michael Elmgreen and Ingar Dragset), assume vivid astro focus (Eli Sudbrack and Christophe Hamaide-Pierson), Richard Hawkins, Ryan Heffington, Bruce LaBruce, Helmut Lang, Linder and A.L. Steiner

The winners of the 10th TOM OF FINLAND EMERGING ARTIST COMPETITION will be announced on December 3rd and the Awards presented at the Foundation’s 30th anniversary on December 14th, 2014. A selection of previous submissions to the Contest are currently on display at TOM House, Tom of Finland Foundation Headquarters in Los Angeles.

The Grand Prize Winner Will Receive An Original
Tom of Finland Preparatory Drawing

The Categories This Year Are:


Start: 12-08-2014

End: 03-11-2014

Earlier Event: 15 October
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Later Event: 4 November
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