Bloom Award by Warsteiner

The competition funded by Warsteiner brewery offers young artists from all around the world the possibility to gain a foothold in the international art market.

Who can apply?

Visual arts, Design, Urban art or Video – the artistic potential has no limitations at Blooom Award by Warsteiner. The organisers are looking for artists who knowingly work at the interfaces between art and creative industries, whose works blur boundaries of traditional forms of expression. Since its beginning in 2010, Blooom Award by Warsteiner emphasizes interdisciplinarity, power of innovation, courage and progressiveness. For the 2018 edition, more than 2,800 artists applied from 97 countries.

What characterizes Blooom Award

Blooom Award by Warsteiner consciously takes responsibility for the participating artists and is distinguished by a long-term support. For one year, the winner will be actively supported in their career: As part of a one-year mentoring by one of the jury members, the winner defines goals with the mentor to boost their career. Next steps are planned together and the winner benefits from the contacts and experience of their mentor.

Blooom Award by Warsteiner thus offers artists a special platform to draw attention to themselves and their work.

There are different prizes including the first prize including:

Special exhibition Blooom Award by Warsteiner at Art Düsseldorf

Present your work and yourself at Art Düsseldorf (15-17 November 2019) that attracts more than 40,000 visitors each year, and socialize with gallery owners, collectors and media representatives.

Year-long mentoring support through a member of the jury

You will join a year-long mentoring program. Together with your mentor you will plan the next important steps concerning your career as an artist. You will benefit from your mentor’s network and experience and you will be supported in word and deed.

Prize money

As winner you will receive a 1,500 Euro prize money.

Deadline: 31 July 2019

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