“ArtVenice Biennale 4,” a juried exhibition of contemporary art presented by the Biennial Project, has announced an open call to artists worldwide. “ArtVenice Biennale 4” is an online juried competition and large-screen digital presentation held during the opening/press week of La Biennale di Venezia/The Venice Biennale 57 in May.

Selected work will be shown on The Biennial Project’s website and in a blog posting reaching more than 40,000 people of influence in the international art world. And it will be presented for one night as a digital display at the artists collaborative’s hotshot event in Venice. The grand prize winner will have a solo gallery show on the website and a solo blog posting of 15 pieces.

The theme to “ARTVenice Biennale IV” is open. The contest is open to all artists and all media, including 2-D, 3-D, sculpture, photography, performance, video, installation mixed media, and art from a kit. All work will be juried by The Internationally Infamous Art Collective The Biennial Project; and globally renowned jurors will give out special recognition individual prizes.

Deadline for early entry discount is Dec. 9; the final deadline is Feb. 15. For complete information, visit the-biennial-project.com.

Courier Publications’ A&E Editor Dagney C. Ernest can be reached at (207) 594-4401, ext. 115; or dernest@courierpublicationsllc.com.