The Vordemberge-Gildewart Foundation awards an annual grant to support an independent visual artist or art writer aged 35 or under living in Europe. The foundation was established in Switzerland in 1981 according to the last will and testament of Ilse Engelina Vordemberge, née Leda, widow of the artist Friedrich Vordemberge-Gildewart. The foundation's mission is to preserve the artistic work Friedrich Vordemberge-Gildewart and to promote young artists in his spirit. Artists and art writers are invited to take part in the competition each year in cooperation with renowned institutions throughout Europe. Since 1983, the foundation has awarded 37 grants. The nominees for this year's award present their works at mumok until August 21, 2022.
Huda Takriti ist the award winner of the Vordemberge-Gildewart Award 2022.
The shortlisted artist for the Vordemberge-Gildewart Award 2022 are:
Ilkin Beste Çirak & Nigel Gavus, Rehema Chachage, Lukas Gritzner, Jojo Gronostay, Flora Hauser, Aklima Iqbal, Ana Likar, Irina Lotarevich, Marlene Maier, Theodor Maier, Cecilie Norgaard, Anne Schmidt, Myles Starr, Miriam Stoney, Laurence Sturla, Huda Takriti, Anna Tje, Johanna Charlotte Trede, Valentina Triet, Antoinette Zwirchmayr