US$100,000 award open to all artists around the world aged 35 or younger

About the prize

The Future Generation Art Prize is a biannual global contemporary art prize to discover, recognize and give long-term support to a future generation of artists. Established by the Victor Pinchuk Foundation in 2009, the Prize supported the artistic development and production of new works of over 100 artists in exhibitions at the PinchukArtCentre in Kyiv and as official collateral events at the Venice Biennale in 2011, 2013, 2017 and 2019.
All artists aged 35 or younger from anywhere in the world, working in any medium are invited to apply for the Prize. An outstanding selection committee, appointed by a distinguished international jury, reviews every application and nominates 20 artists for the short list. These artists will be commissioned to create new works that go on display at the PinchukArtCentre in Kyiv. Subsequently, all of them will present their works in the Future Generation Art Prize exhibition at the Venice Biennale.
Up to 5 special prizes are awarded at the discretion of the jury. A total amount of US$ 20,000 will be awarded to special prize winners for supporting projects that develop their artistic practice.
Main Prize
Special Prizes
The main prize winner receives US$ 100,000 split between a $60,000 cash prize and a $40,000 investment in their practice.

Calendar

Till April 30, 2023
Till April 30, 2023
Applications Accepted
TBA
TBA
Jury and selection committee announced
Early July, 2023
Early July, 2023
Shortlist announcement
End of October, 2023
End of October, 2023
Opening of the exhibition of shortlisted artists at the PinchukArtCentre
December, 2023
December, 2023
Future Generation Art Prize 2023 Award ceremony
May – August, 2024
May – August, 2024
Future Generation Art Prize 2023 @ Venice

Jury

A distinguished international jury determines the main prize and special prizes winners at their meeting in Kyiv during the Future Generation Art Prize exhibition at the PinchukArtCentre. They award the prizes at a ceremony on the day of the meeting.
To be announced

Selection
Committee

Seven outstanding experts, each one appointed by one of the jury members, will review every application and will nominate 20 artists for the short list.
To be announced

Find out more

Press kits in every language of the website are available here.
The prize winner of the Future Generation Art Prize 2014, Zhanna Kadyrova, explains how to extract from the FGAP a unique exchange of experience with other artists and how to not afraid to experiment in the framework of artistic practice
Christian Falsnaes, shortlisted artist for FGAP 2017, tells about his work «Feed» which was presented in Kiev and Venice and advises to all artists to bring their ambitious artwork at Future Generation Art Prize 2019
Phoebe Boswell, Special Award Winner at Future General Art Prize 2017, explains her art philosophy and how the prize enabled her to exhibit at Venice Biennale for the first time
Andy Holden, nominee of FGAP 2017, introduces us to his working space and tells how Future Generation Art Prize provided an opportunity to show his art to the whole world