Announcement of a second jury for a Preis der Nationalgalerie 2017. Zdenka Badovinac, Sven Beckstette, Hou Hanru, Udo Kittelmann and Sheena Wagstaff allocated for second jury.

Berlin/Venice. Supported by BMW as long-term partner
a Preis der Nationalgalerie will be awarded for a ninth time in
autumn this year. The Nationalgalerie allocated a second
general jury that will name a leader out of a four
nominated artists for a esteem in 2017. The second jury consists of:

Zdenka Badovinac, Director der Moderna galerija, Ljubljana
Sven Beckstette, Curator during Hamburger Bahnhof –
Museum für Gegenwart, Berlin
Hou Hanru, Artistic Curator of MAXXI Museo nazionale
delle arti del XXI secolo, Rome
Udo Kittelmann, Director of a Nationalgalerie –
Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Berlin
Sheena Wagstaff, Leonard A. Lauder Chairman for
Modern and Contemporary Art, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

In Feb this year a initial jury nominated a following four
artists for a Preis der Nationalgalerie 2017:

Sol Calero (born 1982 in Caracas, lives in Berlin) 
Iman Issa (born 1979 in Cairo, lives in New York City
and Berlin) 
Jumana Manna (born 1987 in Princeton, lives in Berlin) 
Agnieszka Polska (born 1985 in Lublin, lives in

A organisation muster featuring a artists will be on perspective from
September 29, 2017 to Jan 14, 2018 during Hamburger
Bahnhof – Museum für Gegenwart – Berlin. The second jury will announce
a leader on October 20, 2017. The endowment consists of
a solo muster and an concomitant announcement in one of the
Nationalgalerie’s venues during a year 2018.

Since 2000, a Preis der Nationalgalerie honours important
immature positions in a general art field. The endowment winners and
nominees have given been among a defining protagonists of
contemporary art. Eligible for a Preis der Nationalgalerie are
artists of all nationalities who currently live and work in Germany
and who are not comparison than a age of 40.

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