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Birgit Jürgenssen Prize 2018

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The Birgit Jürgenssen Prize will again be awarded to an enrolled student of the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna for a media artwork, under particular consideration of works of artistic photography, video or (digital) media art.

The prize is endowed with 5,000 euros and an exhibition at the Academy.

Jury: Mona Hahn, Vanessa Joan Müller, Peter Noever, Constanze Ruhm, Gabriele Schor

The following documentation must be submitted in a single PDF with max. 3 MB and max. 25 pages:

  • portfolio with art work / documentation of artistic work
  • CV and matriculation number
  • for films, videos and sound pieces please use vimeo links with password and include these links on the last page of the portfolio
  • file name: „name_surname_BJP“

to: Martina Huber,

You can also submit an analog portfolio in addition to the PDF: Martina Huber, Vice rectorate for Art | Research, Augasse 2-6, OG 1, Office B1.10.22, 1090 Vienna.

Award Ceremony: May 2, 2018, 6 pm
Exhibition: May 3-9, 2018
Venue: Studio Building, Lehargasse 6, 1060 Wien

Birgit Jürgenssen Prize Winners

2017: Johannes Gierlinger

2016: Cana Bilir-Meier

2015: Daniela Grabosch

2014: Jennifer Mattes

2013: Antoinette Zwirchmayr

2012: Bernadette Anzengruber

2011: Toni Schmale

2010: Nathalie Koger

2009: Susanne Miggitsch

2008: Ulrike Köppinger

2007: Björn Kämmerer

2006: Andreas Duscha

2005: Marlene Haring

2004: Pirmin Blum