Jani Ruscica: Flatlands, 2018, custom made objects, musicians. Photo: Petr Viksna

WILLIAM THURING PRIZES 2018

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

WILLIAM THURING MAIN PRICE €14.000 €
Jani Ruscica (b. 1978, Savonlinna), Helsinki

Jani Ruscica. Photo: Veikko Somerpuro

 

WILLIAM THURING PRICES à €6.500

Erika Adamsson (b. 1973, Turku), Turku; painting
Erno Enkenberg (b. 1975, Hyvinkää), Espoo; painting
Jan Ijäs (b. 1975, Jyväskylä), Helsinki; media art
Pekka & Teija Isorättyä (both b. 1980, Tornio), Espoo; sculpture, installation
Liisa Lounila (b. 1976, Helsinki), Helsinki; video, photography, painting
Teemu Mäenpää (b. 1977, Kotka), Helsinki; painting
Rauha Mäkilä (b. 1980, Helsinki), Helsinki; painting
Alina Sinivaara (b. 1978, Helsinki), Helsinki; painting
Camilla Vuorenmaa (b. 1979, Tampere), Helsinki; painting

Photo: Veikko Somerpuro

JURY 2018

Lasse Saarinen (President of the Committee 2018 of the Finnish Art Society)
Päivi Karttunen (Vice President of the Committee 2018 of the Finnish Art Society)