Many thanks to Pernod Absinthe for supporting the arts and believing in independent and emerging voices in the arts.
Long a part of the arts community, Pernod and absinthe served as an inspiration to Picasso during his cubist period as demonstrated in his important works “Bouteille de Pernod et verre” (1912) and “Glass of Absinthe” (1914). Today, Pernod continues to support the arts in the 21st Century.
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This week, Pernod is pleased to announce the Pernod Absinthe “Creator Of” Art Contest.
Artists are invited to submit original works of art that must somehow use the date or sequential numbers 1805 (the date Pernod was founded) in pieces. There will be three prizes awarded with a 1st place prize of $1,805, 2nd place prize of $500, and 3rd Place Prize of $250. Winners will be chosen primarily based on originality & creativity.
Contest rules: Original works only. Categories: painting, illustration, photography, Video, Digital/Animation. Contest is open to U.S. residents except where prohibited by law; submissions accepted thru January 31, 2010; winners announced during Armory week in New York in March.
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