NORDIC & BALTIC YOUNG ARTIST AWARD 2018


Altogether 95 artists from Finland, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania with around 200 pieces of art participated the contest in 2018.
Watch the flashback video from the award ceremony “Breaking the Walls”
Check out the photo gallery from the award ceremony.

Grand Prix: Elina Vitola Common Issues in Painting and Every-Day Life 5
Public Choice: Laima Antonova Transformation of everyday life

The winner of NBYAA and Public Choice Award winner was rewarded with monetary price of 2000€. She is also invited to participate in ArtVilnius 2019 and Tallinn Art Week in 2020. A Public Choice award winner, revieled based on public online voting received monetary reward of 500€ .
Watch an interview with Elina from the award ceremony


International jury of Nordic & Baltic Young Artist in 2018 included Anna-Kaisa Rastenberger (Uniarts Helsinki), Jurij Dobriakov (Vilnius Academy of Arts), Andris Vitolinš (Art Academy of Latvia), Keiu Krikmann (Estonian Academy of Arts) and Andra Orn (NOAR.eu contemporary art platform). Nordic & Baltic Young Artist 2018 was supported by Captalia Latvia, Loze & Partners and Gateway & Partners.

ARTWORKS PARTICIPATING IN NBYAA 2018

 

 

Bad imitator 2  
Painting
 
Anything, who wants to be  
Painting
 
Moral Degradation  
Painting
 
Mossy tree trunk  
Painting
 
Yellow Lump II  
Painting
 
Colt  
Painting
 
Not quite nothing no.3  
Painting
 
I Saw Eternity and it Was Bizarre  
Painting
 
After the show  
Painting
 
Non-Humans in Non-Places  
Painting
 
Childhood ladder  
Painting
 
Lakanat (Sheets)  
Painting
 
Autoportrait (1998)  
Painting
 
without title  
Painting
 
From a Human  
Painting
 
Yellow Lump I  
Painting
 
I still feel past  
Painting
 
Past projects  
Painting
 
To place in  
Painting
 
Observation Nr.144  
Painting
 
in a landcape VI  
Painting
 
Lonely Boys  
Painting
 
Space Stations: Steel/Universe  
Painting
 
The Sigil of Mesee Towards the Mission 93  
Painting
 
Digital Gesture - Oil  
Painting
 
Victory of Heart over Unfrozen Memories  
Painting
 
There is no Time for Melancholy  
Painting
 
Insatiable  
Painting
 
A shadow on the snow  
Painting
 
Connection with Inner Goddess  
Painting
 
Space Stations: Wood  
Painting
 
The Vase  
Painting
 
Spirit Locked up in the Space of mind. Yellow  
Painting
 
From cycle Distant Proximity  
Painting
 
Architectural Improvisation  
Painting
 
Glow  
Painting
 
Reflections  
Painting
 
Portrait No 7  
Painting
 
SAVAGE (6)  
Painting
 
Spruce  
Painting
 
Autonomous institution 2  
Painting
 
Stillness I  
Painting
 
Past projects II  
Painting
 
After the show I  
Painting
 
After the show  
Painting
 
without illusions  
Painting
 
Stillness III  
Painting
 
From cycle Distant Proximity  
Painting
 
From cycle Distant Proximity  
Painting
 
in a landscape VII  
Painting
 
Camera obscura  
Painting
 
The dead bird  
Painting
 
memories should not have a name  
Painting
 
Perfect Love  
Painting
 
Landscape-abstraction  
Painting
 
Not quite nothing no.2  
Painting
 
Day off  
Painting
 
Grass  
Painting
 
Linking the Past nad the Present  
Painting
 
Observation Nr.102  
Painting
 
Sand and stones under the water  
Painting
 
Pine trees and the sky  
Painting
 
Space Stations: Verses under  
Painting
 
Three Wise Monkeys  
Painting
 
Bad imitator 3  
Painting
 
Not quite nothing no.1  
Painting
 
Bad imitator 1  
Painting
 
Space Stations: Noon  
Painting
 
Observation Nr.163  
Painting
 
Rehabilitation  
Painting
 
Autonomous institution 2  
Painting
 
After the show II  
Painting
 
Slow Rota  
Painting
 
I don’t remember her name.  
Painting
 
I am, and only am, when not just lurking, but hunting  
Painting
 
Distant Proximity  
Painting
 
Replications  
Painting
 
Huone (Room)  
Painting
 
Autonomous institution 3  
Painting
 
The plan  
Painting
 
No door without me  
Painting
 
Ju 87  
Painting
 
Mtskheta  
Painting
 
Real estate II  
Painting
 
There's No Name For a Man Who Doesn't Come Back  
Painting
 
Stillness II  
Painting
 
Free your inner disco princess  
Painting
 
Autonomous institution  
Painting
 
in a landscape V  
Painting
 
The beginning- in the End.  
Painting
 
From cycle Distant Proximity  
Painting
 
Illusion Is Easier Than Flesh  
Painting
 
Space Stations: Moss  
Painting
 
Digital gesture - Micro  
Painting
 
Humble evolution  
Painting
 
Code PULE  
Painting
 
landscape: 6 zero without 6 is not a million  
Painting
 
Digital gesture - Water  
Painting
 

Before the Show. Vorkuta  
Drawing
 
Going back  
Drawing
 
A Map  
Drawing
 
A Portrait  
Drawing
 
Holy Image  
Drawing
 
The Scenography of a Small Town  
Drawing
 
Self-criticism  
Drawing
 
Transformation  
Drawing
 
Hen  
Drawing
 

The Swamp  
Printmaking
 
Collages  
Printmaking
 
Book Of Objects  
Printmaking
 
Book Of Objects  
Printmaking
 
Book Of Objects  
Printmaking
 
Doll Shelf  
Printmaking
 
Book Of Objects  
Printmaking
 

Vox  
Sculpture
 
Segments II  
Sculpture
 
Transformation of everyday life  
Sculpture
 
Segments I  
Sculpture
 
Niche 1 & Niche 2  
Sculpture
 
The memorial board for the first elevator in Klaipėda  
Sculpture
 
Who's the lucky one  
Sculpture
 
An observer  
Sculpture
 
Communication - message  
Sculpture
 
Subject and object relation  
Sculpture
 
Who Covers the Aspen Leaves  
Sculpture
 
In this room  
Sculpture
 
Blue Blouse  
Sculpture
 
Blood oath in the garden  
Sculpture
 
Segments III  
Sculpture
 

SAVAGE (2)  
Photography
 
Marta  
Photography
 
Fire Project III  
Photography
 
Anastassia  
Photography
 
Aleksei  
Photography
 
SAVAGE (8)  
Photography
 
Helen  
Photography
 
Siiri  
Photography
 
Kristjan  
Photography
 

The Swamp Depths  
Installation
 
Developed Manuals  
Installation
 
Street Language, Strolling Texts, Fragmented Communication. Tallinn  
Installation
 
Forensic Excercise  
Installation
 
When Gravity Fails  
Installation
 
Nest  
Installation
 
Paint Job  
Installation
 
Implements  
Installation
 
Sculptor  
Installation
 
Fire engulfs Rakvere's historic barrelhouse  
Installation
 
Silgupull  
Installation
 
White Darkness  
Installation
 
Unshape Of Light  
Installation
 
Red  
Installation
 
What Is It Like To Be A Windscreen  
Installation
 
Digital Bubble  
Installation
 
Nju Šunparkis  
Installation
 
Fears, frailties, beauties, knots and almost nothing  
Installation
 
Can we receive the Tree of life? The way to eternal life?  
Installation
 
Under The Popcorn Volcano  
Installation
 
Please do not come again  
Installation
 
Earsteam  
Installation
 
Intermediate State  
Installation
 
Sand, my old enemy  
Installation
 
Point Nemo  
Installation
 
Earstream  
Installation
 
Places and Things  
Installation
 
Artificial spring  
Installation
 
Periculum  
Installation
 
Lingering in Rapalaakso  
Installation
 
Tissues of Being  
Installation
 
Future fossils  
Installation
 

Elevator  
Other
 
Signal Conjugation  
Other
 
Common issues in painting and everyday life  
Other
 
Proposal for A Future  
Other
 
The Cookbook  
Other
 
Amnesia. From Darkness to Light  
Other
 
Vegetarians Interview  
Other
 
If you do this I will call you by your first name instead of mom  
Other
 
Common Issues in Painting and Every-Day Life 4 - Portrait (What Do You Represent)  
Other
 
Guerilla Gardening Video  
Other
 
Common Issues in Painting and Every-Day Life 5  
Other
 
Categories of a vessel  
Other
 
Erdmodell (Earth Model)  
Other
 
how to _______ alone  
Other
 
Centrosome  
Other
 
Youkali  
Other
 
Dunno on the Moon  
Other
 
Day in an island  
Other
 
The Touch. Echoes of Silence  
Other
 
Ad Terram I  
Other
 
Dumpster Diving Rabbit  
Other
 
Common issues of painting and everyday life 2 - legs of a chair  
Other
 
Half Integer Spin  
Other
 
The Pants Guy on Fabric  
Other
 
Secrets of the attic  
Other
 
The Surface Beneath  
Other
 
Razzle Dazzle  
Other
 
Ad Terram  
Other
 
Wonderland  
Other
 
Die Revolution bin ich (The Revolution am I)  
Other
 
An act of violence in one act  
Other