ars viva-exhibition of the award winners 2024
13/10 - 10/12/2023
The winners of the ars viva2024 award have been selected. This year, the Kulturkreis der deutschen Wirtschaft im BDI e. V. (Association of Arts and Culture of the German Economy at the Federation of German Industries e. V.) awards this prestigious prize for young artists in the field of visual arts to Atiéna R. Kilfa (*1990), Daniel Lie (*1988), and caner teker (*1994).
The jury focuses on work that demonstrates a distinctive language of form and an awareness of contemporary issues in relation to (cultural) history. This year’s prize includes exhibitions at the Rudolf-Scharpf-Gallery of the Wilhelm-Hack-Museum in Ludwigshafen and at Belvedere 21 in Vienna, Austria. It also includes an artist residency on Fogo Island, Canada. The jury selected this year’s winners from 48 nominated artists under the age of 35 who live and work in Germany.
This year’s jury included cooperation partners Dr. Astrid Ihle (Wilhelm-Hack-Museum, Ludwigshafen), Luisa Ziaja (Belvedere 21, Vienna, Austria), Nicolaus Schafhausen and Kitty Scott (Fogo Island Arts, Canada), Lisa Gersdorf (frieze Magazine), members of the Visual Arts Committee of the Kulturkreis der deutschen Wirtschaft chaired by Ulrich Sauerwein and Min-young Jeon (Kulturkreis der deutschen Wirtschaft). Anna Goetz (Marta Herford) served as an expert adviser.
An exhibition of site-specific works by the new ars viva award winners will open on October 12, 2023 at the Rudolf-Scharpf-Gallery of the Wilhelm-Hack-Museum in Ludwigshafen, Germany. A second exhibition will be held in spring 2024 at Belvedere 21 in Vienna, Austria.
Further Information under ars viva-Preis.