Rob Crosse

Richard Sides

Sung Tieu

ars viva 2021: Richard Sides © J. Pryde; Sung Tieu © Ronald Laube; Rob Crosse ©  Eaton HK, Foto: Xin Li

The winners of the ars viva 2021 prize for Visual Arts have been announced: The Kulturkreis der deutschen Wirtschaft im BDI e. V. (Association of Arts and Culture of the German Economy at the Federation of German Industries e. V.) awards this year’s prize to Rob Crosse (*1985), Richard Sides (*1985), and Sung Tieu (*1987).

This year’s award includes exhibitions at Museum Angewandte Kunst, Frankfurt am Main and the Kunstverein Hannover as well as an artist residency on Fogo Island (Canada). Each artist receives a 5,000 Euro stipend. In addition, the Kulturkreis will produce a bilingual catalogue published by Kerber Verlag. The jury selected this year’s awardees from 45 nominated artists under the age of 35.

Museum Angewandte Kunst

Soft Opening: 9th October 2020

Kunstverein Hannover

Opening: Spring/Summer 2021

Video still: Richard Sides, Don´t blow it in the vector, 2014 © Richard Sides

ars viva 2021
Rob Crosse
Richard Sides
Sung Tieu

Kerber Verlag

German, English

Texts by: Min-young Jeon, Colin Lang, Mathilda Legemah, Elisa Linn, Alexandra McIntosh, Kathleen Rahn, Nicolaus Schafhausen, Marc Siegel, Grit Weber

Editor: Kulturkreis der deutschen Wirtschaft im BDI e. V.

Edited by: Min-young Jeon, Mathilda Legemah

Design: Siyu Mao

ISBN 978-3-7356-0741-6