- South Korea
- South Korea
- Hyundai Motor Group
The VH AWARD supports emerging Asian media artists to share their artistic experiments and amplify their voices on diverse issues by offering the opportunity to participate in the online residency program and showcase their works across various global platforms.
Initiated in 2016, the VH AWARD has been discovering and cultivating promising artists engaged with the context and future of Asia. The award emboldens the artists who are working at the edges of audiovisual creation to challenge how we understand ourselves and each other in relation to the past, present, and future.
The VH AWARD is hosted by Hyundai Motor Group (HMG) and is led by Hyundai Motor Company, as a part of HMG’s commitment to supporting cross-cultural innovation and development.
- $150,000 in total
1. FIELD OF COMPETITION
Qualifying audiovisual screen-based work may include but not be limited to video art, moving images, film, motion graphics, computer animation, game, movie and etc.
This award is for Asian artists engaged with the context of Asia and its futures (not limited to those who live in Asia).
All audiovisual screen-based works suitable with the formats listed below. Format 1 is mandatory for proposal submission. Format 2 and Format 3 are optional and can be suggested additionally.
14,400 x 2,160 px
4,320 x 7,680 px (8K)
3,840 x 2,160 px (4K)
15 minutes maximum
All submission materials described below must be submitted in English.
1) INTERVIEW PORTFOLIO FILM
A video that recaps the applicant’s practice of works and ideas (< 3 min).
All video files must be uploaded to Vimeo or YouTube and shared via a link.
All non-English language entries must include English subtitles.
2) CURRICULUM VITAE & ARTIST STATEMENT
CV and artist statement must be submitted in PDF (3 pages max., A4, font size 11).
3) NEW ARTWORK PROPOSAL
Artworks must meet all the requirements listed above.
Artworks must be presentable on various forms of screens for post-exhibition.
Artworks must be a new creation and must have never been submitted to any other competition/award or presented in any other format, exhibition, or event.
All proposals must be submitted in PDF (3 pages max., A4, font size 11) and include a Vimeo or YouTube link of the reference video file (< 1 min).
5. KEY DATES & TIMELINE
Submission must be completed online.
All entries must be submitted in English and will be reviewed in order of submission.
Applicant Submission 2022. 05. 26 ~ 2022. 07. 28
Five Finalists Announcement 2022. 08
Additional Submission for five finalists 2022. 09
Eyebeam residency & final work submission
Grand prix announcement & award ceremony 2023. 05
1) SUBMISSION CONFIRMATION LETTER
Confirmation letter will be sent to the applicants via the registered email address.
2) EVALUATION CRITERIA
Originality and Aesthetics, Compelling Conception and Innovation, Quality of Presentation, Sophisticated Employment of Technology
3) ADDITIONAL SUBMISSION
The five finalists must submit an updated Production Plan by September, 2022. Further details will be sent separately to the finalists. (Submission schedule is subject to change)