Isabella Rossellini to judge video contest

Metropolis Art Prize will award $30,000 in prizes

NEW YORK -- Actress/model/artist Isabella Rossellini has signed on as head judge for the Babelgum Metropolis Art Prize.

The art video competition is sponsored by Web and mobile firm Babelgum and will award artists $30,000 in prizes and the chance to have their work shown on multiple screens in Times Square on Dec. 17.

Rossellini will head a panel of judges that includes Tate Modern curator Cedar Lewisohn, SCOPE Art Fair's Lee Wells and Time Out New York art critic Howard Halle.