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Czech Centres Awards

Supporting talented, young Czech creators across all cultural fields is one of our main priorities. The winners of competitions – young artists and scientists – have the opportunity to stay at one branch or another of the broad network of Czech Centres during a residency conceived as an internship.


We are partners of significant prizes across all disciplines:

Architecture

Showcase of Czech Chamber of Architects
Antonín Raymond Award

Design
Czech National Award for Student Design
Czech Grand Design
International Biennial of Graphic Design

Music
Prague Spring Participant Award

Literature
Magnesia Litera

Visual arts
Věra Jirousová Award
Jindřich Chalupecký Award
Prize of Art Critique for Young Painting

Science
FameLab

Dance
Czech Dance Platform

 


Winners of competitions in 2018

10 fields and 12 awards
12 residencies for winners of partnering contests

In 2018, we awarded prizes in the following areas:

Visual Arts
Filip Dvorak: Prize of Art Critique for Young Painting
Alžběta Bačíková: Jindřich Chalupecký Award

Design
Geometr - Linda Kaplanová a Klára Spišková: Czech Grand Design / Newcomer of the Year
Markéta Oličová: Czech National Award for Student Design
► Petra Docekalova: International Biennial of Graphic Design Brno 2018

Performing Arts
Cecile da Costa: Czech Dance Platform

Music
Václav Petr: Best Prague Spring Participant Award

Literature
Alena Mornštajnová: Czech Book Awards

Social Science
Heart, not eyes: People in Need / Gratias Tibi

Science
Martin Balouch: Czech Centre Prize for Development of International Scientific Cooperation / FameLab

Architecture
Michaela Říhová: Showcase of Czech Chamber of Architects

We arrange for residencies / internships for laureates at a chosen Czech Centre abroad and that Czech Centre in turn arranges for contacts with the local art scene and professional networking.

 


Winners in 2018

Filip Dvořák: Prize of Art Critique for Young Painting
Alžběta Bačíková: Jindřich Chalupecký Award
Geometr - Linda Kaplanová a Klára Spišková: Czech Grand Design / Newcomer of the Year
Markéta Oličová: Czech National Award for Student Design
Petra Dočekalová: International Biennial of Graphic Design Brno 2018
Cecile da Costa: Czech Dance Platform
Václav Petr: Best Prague Spring Participant Award
Alena Mornštajnová: Czech Book Awards
Heart, not eyes: People in Need / Gratias Tibi
Martin Balouch: Czech Centre Prize for Development of International Scientific Cooperation / FameLab
Michaela Říhová: Showcase of Czech Chamber of Architects