miart hosts several Prizes and Acquisition Funds in collaboration with its institutional partners.


Fondazione Fiera Milano Acquisition Fund
Acquisition fund to purchase artworks to further enhance the collection of Fiera Milano Foundation with a budget of Euro 100.000.

Giovanni Gorno Tempini, President, Fondazione Fiera Milano, Milan (President of the Jury)
Martin Clark, Director, Camden Arts Centre, London
Lorenzo Giusti, Director, GAMeC, Bergamo
Eva Wittocx, Curator & Head of Contemporary Art, M – Museum Leuven, Leuven


Herno Prize
Developed as a partnership between miart and Herno Spa, the prize of Euro 10.000 will be awarded to the booth with the best design.

Michael Darling, James W. Alsdorf Chief Curator, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago
Mats Stjernstedt, Director, Malmö Konsthall, Malmö
Nina Zimmer, Director, Kunstmuseum Bern - Zentrum Paul Klee, Bern


Fidenza Village Prize for Generations
The prize of Euro 10.000, developed as a partnership between miart and Fidenza Village, one of the Collection of Villages by Value Retail, will be awarded to the best dialogue within the section Generations.

Gabriella Belli, Director, Fondazione Musei Civici di Venezia, Venice
Pedro Gadanho, Director, MAAT | Museum of Art, Architecture and Technology, Lisbon
Hou Hanru, Artistic Director, MAXXI | Museo Nazionale delle Arti del XXI secolo, Rome


On Demand Prize by Snaporazverein
Developed as a partnership between miart and the association for experimental productions Snaporazverein, the prize of Euro 10.000 will be assigned to the best presentation within the section On Demand. The prize will support a project by the awarded artist to be realized in the future.

Ben Borthwick, Artistic Director, Plymouth Arts Centre, Plymouth
Marta Gili, Director, Jeu de Paume, Paris
Zoë Gray, Senior Curator, WIELS, Contemporary Art Centre, Brussels


LCA Prize for Emergent
The prize of Euro 4.000, developed as a partnership between miart and LCA Studio Legale, will be assigned to the best presentation within the section Emergent.

Valérie Knoll, Director, Kunsthalle Bern, Bern
Roberta Tenconi, Curator, Pirelli HangarBicocca, Milan
Lydia Yee, Chief Curator, Whitechapel Gallery, London


CEDIT Prize for Object
This acquisition prize, developed as a partnership between miart and CEDIT - Ceramiche d'Italia, will be awarded to an Italian designer, whose work will be presented within the section Object and that will be donated to the collection of the Triennale Design Museum, Milan.

Silvana Annicchiarico, Director, Triennale Design Museum, Milan
Stefano Torrenti, CEO Florim Ceramiche S.p.a
Christopher Turner, Keeper of Design, Architecture and Digital, Victoria and Albert Museum, London


Rotary Club Milano Brera Prize for Contemporary Art and Young Artists
The X edition of the prize leads the acquisition of a work by an emerging artist. The work will be donated to a Milanese art institution.

Laura Cherubini, Curator and Professor of Contemporary Art History, Accademia di Belle Arti di Brera, Milan
Christian Marinotti, Publisher, Professor of Contemporary Art History, School of Architecture, Politecnico di Milano and creator of the prize, Milan
Paola Nicolin, Domus Editor at Large, Curator and Professor of Art History, Università Bocconi, Milan


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