Online voting for the ING Unseen Talent Award 2018 is open! The ING Unseen Talent Award encourages emerging artists to explore the boundaries of contemporary photography and helps them kick-start their career. It introduces the finalists to extensive networks, providing support from experts and opportunities to exchange ideas with photography professionals.
This year's finalists are Dávid Biró (1992, HU), Jaakko Kahilaniemi (1989, FI), Pauline Niks (1982, NL), Eva O’Leary (1989, IE) and Alexey Shlyk (1986, BY). Over the past few months, the internationally established British installation artist, filmmaker and photographer Isaac Julien has mentored the five finalists. Under his supervision, the selected artists created new work within the theme New Horizons: Exploring the promise and perils of the future.