“If printmaking artworks have merit, they have it after all for that aesthetic and intellectual content they convey in themselves.

Renzo Federici
Art Critic

International Contemporary Printmaking Prize dedicated to Maria Luigia Guaita

The first edition of the International Printmaking Prize dedicated to Maria Luigia Guaita is established.
The prize is organized by Fondazione Il Bisonte, MAD Murate Art District-MUS.E and Associazione Eletto Arte and is aimed at Italian and foreign artists who working in the field of printmaking.

To participate in the Prize, an entry email must be sent to At
the same time, the artist must send an envelope containing the original work
and the requested materials to Fondazione Il Bisonte – Via di San Niccolò, 24r
50125 Florence no later than 31/01/2023.
The entry email must be sent via wetransfer and contain the following:
• Application for participation – ATTACHMENT A_MLGPrize2023
• Photo of the artwork (maximum 2 MB)
• Updated portfolio containing artistic resume and statement
The envelope should contain:
• Printed application form (attachment A)
• No. 1 original print in competition

For all information download the Open Call
MLGPRIZE 2023 Open Call

The prize winners can be found at the following link

Graduatoria Ufficiale MLGPRIZE 2023