THE 2005 YOUNG PAINTERS AWARD
FROM JUNE 22 TO SEPTEMBER 4 SEPTEMBRE 2005
From left to right and top to bottom :Kris Vleeschouwer Breaking Bounds, 2004 Installation Annie Gentils Gallery, Antwerpen Photo Carine Demete.
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Hendrik Driessen is the director of De Pont at Tilburg. Enrico Lunghi is the artistic director of Casino (Forum of contemporary art) in Luxemburg. Anda Rottenberg directed the Zacheta National Art Gallery in Warsaw for a long time. Jean-Hubert Martin has directed various institutions such as the Kunsthalle in Bern and the Musée National d’Art Moderne in Paris. Bartomeu Mari is the Chief Curator at the MACBA in Barcelona.
Substitute Members: Flor Bex, honorary director of the MuHKA and Patricia Depeuter, Curator of the ING Collection in Belgium.
YOUNG BELGIAN PAINTING Young Belgian painting was founded in 1950. Every two years it awards its prizes based on the decisions of an international jury. The artists invited to participate must be Belgian or must have resided in Belgium for at least a year, and be under 35 years old on 1st January 2005. The winners are invited to exhibit in the rooms of the Palais des Beaux-Arts during the Summer and the Prizes are awarded by the jury on the day of the official opening of the exhibit, during which they will be announced.
Four prizes are awarded: a prize of 25.000 €, the Crowet Prize, and three of 12500€, the Langui Prize, the Palais des Beaux-Arts Prize and the ING Prize