For all you 'mobile' artists out there, DigitalArti is presenting a new annual prize for mobile image creators. Here is a recap about the awards and the exhibition:
Prix Mobile is a new, annual prize for mobile image creators which recognizes mobile art as a distinct art form in its own right. The competition is judged by an international jury of practicing artists, photographers, videographers, art curators, entrepreneurs, academics, internet and media luminaries, and the winner of Prix Mobile 2011 will be awarded a one thousand euro prize and trophy in Paris during LeWeb.
The Genesis of Prix Mobile
Apps on cameraphones, smartphones and tablets have truly democratised the making of art. Over 20 million people are now exploring creative image making which goes beyond just taking pictures, and they are sharing the results with an unselfconscious freedom.