Artist in Residence, Superdeals, Brussels, March 2018
MOSTYN Open 20 winner
Gernot Wieland wins £10,000 prize
We are delighted to announce the winner of the 20th edition of the MOSTYN Open.The winner is Gernot Wieland who was awarded the £10,000 prize for his work entitled ‚Thievery and Songs‘, 2016.
A statement from the selection panel states: Gernot Wieland’s accomplished and complex work stood out for the panel, specifically for the way in which it creates a narrative around the human condition and how it examines the place of the individual in society.“
MOSTYN Open 20 was selected by Lydia Yee (Chief Curator, Whitechapel Gallery), Chus Martínez (Curator and Head of the Institute of Art, FHNW Academy of Arts and Design, Basel), Alfredo Cramerotti (Director, MOSTYN), and Adam Carr (Visual Arts Programme Curator, MOSTYN).
Artistic Research Grant from Berlin City Administration for Culture. 2017.
An exhibition at HE.RO [Maurits Hertzberger and Gabriel Rolt], Amsterdam, the Netherlands
Exhibition Dates: 27 January 2017 – 31 March 2018
Formulated by Alfredo Cramerotti, with additional input by Elsa Barbieri on behalf of Art Contemporary, Partnership.
Exhibition Launch Evening: Saturday 27 January 2018 from 6.00pm