Minister Van Engelshoven will present Prix de Rome 2017

Dutch Minister of Education, Culture and Science, Ingrid van Engelshoven will present the 2017 Prix de Rome for the visual arts at Friday December 15th. The award ceremony will take place at Kunsthal Rotterdam. The four nominated artists are Melanie Bonajo, Rana Hamadeh, Saskia Noor van Imhoff en Katarina Zdjelar. From December 2 Kunsthal Rotterdam will present the work of the shortlisted candidates.
Check here for more information about the work of these artists. The award comes with a EUR 40,000 cash prize and a work period at the American Academy in Rome.

nai010 publishers will release a catalogue with texts about the work of the four finalists. Authors Maria Barnas, Julia MulliƩ and Laurens Otto.