Iiu Susiraja: A style called a dead fish (detail), 2018

 

WILLIAM THURING PRIZES 2019

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 €
Visual artist Iiu Susiraja (b. 1975, Turku), Turku

Iiu Susiraja. Photo: Patrik Rastenberger

 

Iiu Susiraja: A style called a dead fish, 2018

 

Iiu Susiraja: Lovely wife, 2018

 

Iiu Susiraja: Highlights of the weekly cleaning, 2018

 

WILLIAM THURING PRICES à €6,500

1. Erik Creutziger (b. 1982, Helsinki), Helsinki; painting
2. Eeva-Riitta Eerola (b. 1975, Siilinjärvi), Helsinki; painting
3. Ilmari Gryta (b. 1979, Kraśnik Lubelski, Puola), Tervakoski; sculpture
4. Otto Karvonen (b. 1975, Helsinki), Helsinki; sculpture, installation, performace
5. Anni Leppälä (b. 1981, Helsinki), Helsinki; photography
6. Tiia Matikainen (b. 1975, Kitee), Helsinki; sculpture
7. Nina-Maria Oförsagd (b. 1975, Helsinki), Helsinki; media art
8. Eeva Peura (b. 1982, Orimattila), Helsinki; painting
9. Antti-Ville Reinikainen (b. 1980, Turku), Helsinki; sculpture, painting, installation

Photo: Patrik Rastenberger