16 July 2009


Three Hungarian artists have been chosen to represent Hungary in the prestigious Henkel.Art.Award competition. They are:

Katinka Agnes Kiss


Barbara Nagy

Hajnalka Tarr

They were chosen from a pool of 101 applicants by a jury of Hungarian contemporary art professionals.

The competition's winners will be announced at a gala in Vienna on 25 November.

The winners will receive a 7'000 Euro award and an exhibition at MUMOK in Vienna as well as in their home country.

The Henkel Art.Award. is the only comprehensive art promotion prize for the regions of Central and Eastern Europe and Central Asia. Artists from 31 countries are invited to submit their entries to win the prize.