Prizes

 

Acquisition fund for artworks to enhance the collection of Fondazione Fiera Milano with a budget of Euro 100,000. The collection is currently housed at the Palazzina degli Orafi, the Fondazione headquarters, and it comprises over 110 works representing different artistic languages.

 
 

 

Conceived as a partnership between miart and Herno, the prize of Euro 10,000 is now in its ninth edition and will be assigned to the booth with the best exhibition project.

 
 

 

Conceived as a partnership between miart and LCA Studio Legale, the prize of Euro 4.000 was established in 2015 and will be assigned to the best presentation within the section Emergent.

 
 

 

The second edition of the Henraux Foundation Sculpture Commission provides for the production of a marble work to an artist from the Established section identified by a jury constituted for the occasion and headed by Edoardo Bonaspetti, Henraux Foundation’s Artistic Director. Henraux Foundation Sculpture Commission includes a cash reward and the activation of a residency at the Henraux headquarters and quarries in Querceta di Seravezza (LU) where the artist will have the chance to produce the sculpture, assisted by skilled craftsmen and innovative technologies.


Jury 2023
Edoardo Bonaspetti, Artistic Director, Henraux Foundation
Massimiliano Gioni, Artistic Director, New Museum, New York and Artistic Director, Fondazione Nicola Trussardi, Milan
Gianfranco Maraniello, Director, Area Museums of Modern and Contemporary Art, City of Milan
Catherine Nichols, Creative Mediator, Manifesta 14, Prishtina and Curator, Hamburger Bahnhof - Nationalgalerie der Gegenwart, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin

 

 

The second edition of the Henraux Foundation Sculpture Commission provides for the production of a marble work to be unveiled and exhibited at the Museo del Novecento in Milan in April 2025. The Henraux Foundation will activate a residency at the Henraux headquarters and quarries in Querceta di Seravezza where the artist will have the chance to produce the sculpture, assisted by skilled craftsmen and innovative technologies.

 

Jury 2023
Michele De Lucchi, Architect, Milan
Giovanna Silva, Photographer and editor, Milan
Francesco Zanot, Curator and critic, Milan

 

 

The prize, in memory of the President of Fonderia Artistica Battaglia, has a value of Euro 10,000 and will be assigned to an artist who will realize his sculpture in Fonderia Artistica Battaglia with the assistance of its artisans.

Jury 2023
Andreas Boccone, Technical Director, Fonderia Artistica Battaglia, Milan and President of the jury
Francesco Arena, Artist, Cassano delle Murge
Paola Pivi, Artist, Anchorage
Bruna Roccasalva, Artistic Director, Fondazione Furla, Milan
Velasco Vitali, Artist, Milan

 

 

First edition of SZ Sugar Commission Award, with a value of Euro 5,000. For the first time in the history both of miart and the music publishing house SZ Sugar, an artist will be commissioned to produce an artwork on the cover of a sheet music sheet. The chosen song is Allez-hop by Luciano Berio with lyrics by Italo Calvino.

 

The first edition of the IKONIC Prize, with a value of Euro 5,000, will be assigned to the best exhibition project within the curated section Portal.

 

Established in 2009 as first prize in miart, it achieves its 14th edition and consist in the acquisition of an artwork on an emergent or mid-career artist. The artwork will be donated to Museo del Novecento in Milan.


Jury 2023
Laura Cherubini, , Curator, contemporary art lecturer Accademia di Belle arti di Brera, Milan
Christian Marinotti, Editor, art history academic at Politecnico di Milano and founder of the prize
Paola Ugolini, Art Critic and Curator, Rome

 

 

At its second edition, the prize stems from the desire of the fashion designer and collector Massimo Giorgetti to support young artists at the beginning of their careers. The prize worth 5,000 Euro will be awarded to an emerging artist to support their practice and research.


Jury 2023
Massimo Giorgetti, Founder and Creative Director, MSGM, Milan
Stefano Cernuschi, Co-Director, Ordet, Milan
Marta Papini, Independent Curator