The art KARLSRUHE-Prize

The jury annually selects and honours a gallery owner and an artist who jointly staged a One-Artist-Show. The prize money, which is made available by the State of Land Baden-Württemberg and the City of Karlsruhe, finances the purchase of artworks from the presentation shown at the fair.

Laureate 2022: Friese Gallery and artist Ambra Durante

The winner of the art KARLSRUHE Prize 2022 is the artist Ambra Durante, born in 2000.
The winner of the art KARLSRUHE Prize 2022 is the artist Ambra Durante, born in 2000.

Previous prize winners

  • 2019 Myriam Holme Galerie Bernhard Knaus Fine Art, Frankfurt am Main
  • 2018 Sarah McRae Morton Galerie Anja Knoess, Köln
  • 2017 Neringa Vasiliauskaite Galerie Smudajescheck, München
  • 2016 Werner Schmidt Galerie Wohlhüter, Leibertingen-Thalheim
  • 2015 Alfonso Hüppi Galerie Reinhold Maas, Reutlingen
  • 2014 Jessica Buhlmann Galerie Anja Rumig, Stuttgart
  • 2013 Claude Wall Galerie Angelo Falzone, Mannheim
  • 2012 Tatjana Doll Galerie Klaus Gerrit Friese, Stuttgart
  • 2011 Jens Hanke Galerie Hunchentoot, Berlin
  • 2010 Julius Grünewald Galerie Karlheinz Meyer, Karlsruhe
  • 2009 Thomas Müller Galerie Michael Sturm, Stuttgart
  • 2008 Reto Boller Galerie Mueller-Roth, Stuttgart

The Jury in 2022

The jury for the art KARLSRUHE-Prize is formed anew each year, drawing upon leading representatives of cultural institutions, journalists, artists and policymakers.

  • Dorothee Baer-Bogenschütz, Journalistin
  • Nikolai B. Forstbauer, STUTTGARTER NACHRICHTEN
  • Prof. Dr. Pia Müller-Tamm, Direktorin Staatliche Kunsthalle Karlsruhe
  • Dr. Stefanie Patruno, Direktorin Städtische Galerie Karlsruhe