Arti et Amicitiae proudly presents the exhibition STARTPOINT. This selection from the annual StartPoint – prize for European art graduates comprises works of some of the most promising up-and-coming artists graduated last year from European art academies. Recently the prize was presented simultaneously in Brno and Prague under the auspices of the Brno House of Arts.
The works in the exhibition address the issues of history, politics and cultural conditions shaping presence and near future. Do not miss the complex video of Stephanie Rizaj, graduate of the Gerrit Rietveld Academie in Amsterdam and winner of the main prize of StartPoint 2019.
ALEKS STANEK (LONDON), LENKA GLISNÍKOVÁ (PRAGUE), ODED ARAD (BERLIN), RUBEN OSINGA (ANTWERP), RIE TOGUCHI (LONDON), STEPHANIE RIZAJ (AMSTERDAM), WILD EI (UTRECHT) CURATED BY RADEK VÁNA (AMSTERDAM) AND PAVEL VANCÁT (PRAGUE)
StartPoint prize for European art graduates is supported by
Tsjechisch Centrum Rotterdam, Ministry of Culture of the Czech Republic, City of Prague, the Brno House of Arts and NFSU
Image: Stephanie Rizaj, As if Biting Iron, 2019
Opening: Friday January 31, 20-22h.
March 1, 15.30h
EXHIBITION ON VIEW
February 1 – March 1, 2020
Tue – Sun 12-18h
Also on view in Arti et Amicitiae: Something between the Flowers. Artists: Katrein Breukers,Susanne Khalil Yusef, Martijn Linssen, Niko Riedinger, Peer Vink, Koos de Vries, WONNE