STRABAG Artaward International is an artprize for artists of up to 40 years in the fields of painting and drawing. It has been awarded in Austria since 1994 and internationally since 2009. From 2021-2023 the STRABAG Kunstforum is looking forward to applications from Austria, Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia.
A main prize of 15.000 € and four recognition prizes of 5.000 € each will be awarded, chosen by an international Jury, consisting of experts in contemporary art from the participating countries. After the award ceremony each winner will receive a solo exhibition at STRABAG Artlounge in Vienna.
Vladimír Beskid, director, Ján Koniarek Gallery, Trnava/SK
Roman Grabner, curator, Universalmuseum Joanneum, Graz/AT
Vít Havránek, vice-Rector for International Relations, Academy of Fine Arts, Prague/CZ
Edith Raidl, art Collector, Vienna/AT
Anda Rottenberg, art Critic and Art Historian, Warsaw/PL
Hajnalka Somogyi, head, OFF-Biennale, Budapest/HU
Tanja Skorepa, head, STRABAG Kunstforum, Vienna/AT
Wilhelm Weiß, director, STRABAG Kunstforum, Vienna/AT