Kuva/Foto/Photo: Patrik Rastenberger

WILLIAM THURING PRIZES

The William Thuring Foundation’s main prize and other designated prizes are awarded to mid-career artists between ages 35 and 45.

WILLIAM THURING MAIN PRICE 14 000 €
Painter Mari Sunna (b. 1972 in Espoo), Berlin


Mari Sunna. Photo: Patrik Rastenberger

 


Mari Sunna: Mademoiselle, 2017, oil on canvas, 50 x 50 cm. Photo: Jussi Tiainen.

 

WILLIAM THURING PRICES à 6 500 €

1. Malin Ahlsved (b. 1976 in Pietarsaari), Hanko; painting
2. Maija Blåfield (b. 1973 in Helsinki), Helsinki; media art
3. Emma Helle (b. 1979 in Stockholm), Helsinki; scupture
4. Sanna Kannisto (b. 1974 in Hämeenlinna), Helsinki; photography
5. Antti Laitinen (b. 1975 in Raahe), Somero; performance
6. Minna Långström (b. 1974 in Tenhola), Helsinki; video installation, short films
7. Susanna Majuri (b. 1978 in Helsinki), Helsinki; photography
8. Hanneriina Moisseinen (b. 1978 in Joensuu), Helsinki; graphic novels, installation
9. Pilvi Ojala (b. 1973 in Helsinki), Launonen; painting, printmaking

JURY 2017

Lasse Saarinen (President of the Committee 2016 of the Finnish Art Society)
Päivi Karttunen (Vice President of the Committee 2016 of the Finnish Art Society)