The PinchukArtCentre, Kyiv, Ukraine, presents exhibition of the 21 shortlisted artists for the third edition of the Future Generation Art Prize, the first global art prize for artists up to 35, founded by the Victor Pinchuk Foundation. The exhibition focuses on a newly produced works of nominees giving a remarkable view on the most actual artistic positions of a next generation of artists.

Artists Profiles


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.
Francesco Bonami
Curator, Director of the 50th Biennale di Venezia
Doris Salcedo
Bisi Silva
Independent curator, Director for the Centre for Contemporary Art, Lagos
Philip Tinari
Director of the Ullens Center for Contemporary Art in Beijing
Jan Fabre
Adam Szymczyk
Eckhard Schneider
General Director of the PinchukArtCentre


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.
Raphael Chikukwa
Chief curator of the National Gallery of Zimbabwe
Sun Dongdong
Independent curator
Björn Geldhof
Deputy Artistic Director of the PinchukArtCentre
Simon Castets
Director of Swiss Institute
Giacinto di Pietrantonio
Director of the GAMeC
Taiyana Pimentel Paradoa
Director of Sala de Arte Público Siqueiros-La Tallera
David Riff
Independent artist, writer and curator

at PinchukArtCentre

It is a sensational result of the third edition of the Future Generation Art Prize. More applications than ever before and a higher quality than ever. Sure some of these artists will make a career like the patron artist.
Eckhard Schneider, General Director of the PinchukArtCentre
The Future Generation Art Prize exhibition, presents 21 small-scale solo-exhibitions with a main focus on recent works. With a special attention for new productions, PinchukArtCentre enabled almost all artists to present their latest creations. It grew into a very emotional exhibition, connecting different themes and artistic practices, including researched based works, works with an emphasis on the performative and artistic practices deeply influenced by new media.
Björn Geldhof, Deputy Artistic Director and Curator of the PinchukArtCentre