Winner 2012: Daniel Knorr, Smoking in the Museum, 2012, Installation view, Kunsthalle Bremen
Courtesy Galleria Fonti, Neapel und Galerie nächst St. Stephan/Rosemarie Schwarzwälder, Wien, © VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2014, Photo: Daniel Knorr
The Prize of the Böttcherstraße in Bremen is among the leading and highest awards in the field of contemporary art in Germany. Every two years, ten distinguished curators each independently select one artist from the German-speaking area. The competition features 30,000 Euro in prize money and, in 2014, it will be held for the 44th time and celebrate its 60th anniversary. This year’s competition exhibition will be presented from 19 July to 5 October 2014 in the Kunsthalle Bremen.