NORDIC & BALTIC YOUNG ARTIST AWARD 2020

 

In 2020 Nordic & Baltic Young Artists Award was held already for the fifth time. The competition featured 77 young artists this year, including 13 graduates from 14 Estonia, 17 Finland, 15 Latvia and 31 Lithuania, who submitted close to 300 entries.

Grand Prix: Kristine Krauze-Slucka for mixed media installation Orgatopia

Painter Award:  Laura Vela for 144 paintings as objects combined in the multimedia installation Time.Identity

Public Choice: Akvilė Malukienė for artworks series Flowers.

The winner of NBYAA Grand Prix was rewarded with a monetary prize of 2000€. She is also invited to participate at Tallinn Biennial in 2022 and received an invitation to attend an art residency in Viinistu Art Harbour. The Painter Award winner was rewarded with a monetary prize 1000€. A Public Choice award winner, revealed based on public online voting, received a monetary reward of 500€.

The international jury of the competition in 2020 included Anne Klontz (USA/Sweden Konstfack), Anna-Kaisa Rastenberger (Helsinki Uniarts), Anni Anttonen(Helsinki Uniarts), Pire Sova (Estonian Academy of Arts), Andra Orn (Nordic Baltic Art Center NOBA, contemporary art platform NOAR.eu), Andris Vitolinš (Latvian Academy of Arts) and Marija Marcelionytė-Paliukė (Vilnius Academy of Arts).

Artworks that participated Nordic & Baltic Young Artists Award 2020 competition.

Butterfly Nebula  
Painting
 
Foreign body III  
Painting
 
2020 BLM  
Painting
 
Taste of one’s own medicine  
Painting
 
Segment_093  
Painting
 
THE DECAMERON II  
Painting
 
Teisel pool kivi III  
Painting
 
Segment_075  
Painting
 
This is what we are  
Painting
 
THE DECAMERON III  
Painting
 
Modern Model  
Painting
 
Date in McDonald‘s II  
Painting
 
Untitled no.1  
Painting
 
Broken Screen  
Painting
 
Unnamed  
Painting
 
Foreign body I  
Painting
 
Rain drops on the window. The Circular saw.  
Painting
 
Teisel pool kivi IV  
Painting
 
BURNT SOUL IV  
Painting
 
In Memoriam  
Painting
 
Flowers  
Painting
 
Embryo II  
Painting
 
THE DECAMERON IV  
Painting
 
Jaws. Boar’s lower jaw.  
Painting
 
Addiction  
Painting
 
Untitled no.3  
Painting
 
Masks we wear  
Painting
 
Embryo III  
Painting
 
Foreign body XIV  
Painting
 
BURNT SOUL II  
Painting
 
Matrix II  
Painting
 
Unnamed  
Painting
 
The Corset  
Painting
 
Date in McDonald‘s I  
Painting
 
Climbing  
Painting
 
Teisel pool kivi I  
Painting
 
Summer drains through fingers (green)  
Painting
 
This is what we are  
Painting
 
Unnamed  
Painting
 
This is what we are  
Painting
 
Confrontation  
Painting
 
BURNT SOUL I  
Painting
 
BURNT SOUL V  
Painting
 
The Antlers. Only contour of your face remains.  
Painting
 
Prison in three layers  
Painting
 
The skis leaned against the wall.  
Painting
 
Attempting to get rid of Demons no. 2. The Morning Flag.  
Painting
 
Unnamed  
Painting
 
Foreign body XII  
Painting
 
Matrix I  
Painting
 
ORIGINS  
Painting
 
Inner (R)Evolution  
Painting
 
Foreign body V  
Painting
 
Diptych  
Painting
 
Quarantine benches  
Painting
 
BURNT SOUL III  
Painting
 
The One  
Painting
 
Foreign body VII  
Painting
 
A part instead of whole. Stop III.  
Painting
 
On  
Painting
 
Embryo I  
Painting
 
Foreign body VI  
Painting
 
Painting as __________  
Painting
 
Teisel pool kivi II  
Painting
 
dEaTTACHMENT.  
Painting
 
Greenery  
Painting
 
EMOJI  
Painting
 
Foreign body VIII  
Painting
 
BURNT SOUL VI  
Painting
 
The Crown  
Painting
 
THE DECAMERON VI  
Painting
 
Mushroom pickers in the mycelium mowing  
Painting
 
Paralipsis  
Painting
 
THE DECAMERON VIII  
Painting
 
The Canister. 20000 and 1 milliliters.  
Painting
 
Painting as a Ho-l-l-l-l-l-l-l-l-l-der  
Painting
 
THE DECAMERON X  
Painting
 
ERCHOMAI  
Painting
 
Among the Other  
Painting
 
Soil  
Painting
 
The Sunny Jail. An Ears.  
Painting
 
I think my paintings look great, but I stopped because it didn't fit into a general discourse  
Painting
 
Segment_056  
Painting
 
En route  
Painting
 
The Sunny Jail. An Ears.  
Painting
 
A conversation with myself. Three motives.  
Painting
 
Garden Paralysis  
Painting
 
THE DECAMERON V  
Painting
 
Matrix III  
Painting
 

Freedom  
Printmaking
 
The Case For Adam  
Printmaking
 
"Tracking" Part 1, (edition 1/3)  
Printmaking
 
Teletubbies on a break  
Printmaking
 
The Great Glitch In The Sky  
Printmaking
 
Reality Show  
Printmaking
 
Translation Error  
Printmaking
 
"Tracking" Part 2 (edition 1/3)  
Printmaking
 
Beginning  
Printmaking
 

Gold of the gaps  
Sculpture
 
I've Got Something For You  
Sculpture
 
Textorium Fungarium  
Sculpture
 
dEaTTACHMENT x.  
Sculpture
 
Textorium Fungarium  
Sculpture
 
Hold my beard  
Sculpture
 
dEaTTACHMENT xxx.  
Sculpture
 
Edgars Ošš  
Sculpture
 
Textorium Fungarium  
Sculpture
 
Barricade  
Sculpture
 
Cross Road  
Sculpture
 
Unnamed  
Sculpture
 
Hair of the dog  
Sculpture
 
dEaTTACHMENT xx.  
Sculpture
 

Series of photo-objects  
Photography
 
Series of photo-objects  
Photography
 
Series of photo-objects  
Photography
 
I am eternal and becoming better than I was before  
Photography
 
Series of photo-objects  
Photography
 

Tiptoe, Stash and Avec Jeanne (exhibition view)  
Installation
 
ORGATOPIA  
Installation
 
Abandoned Body  
Installation
 
There are always some things that no one recalls  
Installation
 
Concentric ring  
Installation
 
Tiptoe  
Installation
 
Kaikki nuoret tyypit / All the young dudes  
Installation
 
A buzzing of fascina  
Installation
 
Etudes for birds  
Installation
 
Tableware set  
Installation
 
,,Damn, how I want to be healthy"  
Installation
 
In the Old World I Wanted Other Things as Well  
Installation
 
HER  
Installation
 
Lecons de vol  
Installation
 
Intuitive composition - Instruments  
Installation
 
Matter of Experience  
Installation
 
Stash  
Installation
 
I HAVE TO COPE WITH IT  
Installation
 
Grillz  
Installation
 
Looped potato face  
Installation
 
Four Objects  
Installation
 
Leavings  
Installation
 
Kaikki nuoret tyypit / all the young dudes  
Installation
 
Up  
Installation
 
The Forgotten Woods  
Installation
 
"Maybe 35 summers left", Blue photo no.1  
Installation
 
Riding Goofy II  
Installation
 
Body and Soul  
Installation
 
Drunk girl  
Installation
 
Mountains as far as the eye can see...  
Installation
 
Keep 2m distance  
Installation
 
Makasiinien palo  
Installation
 
Avec Jeanne  
Installation
 
Red Velvet  
Installation
 
Valley  
Installation
 
In the silence of Nymph Echo  
Installation
 

Members (yellow envelopment), in the front  
Other
 
Flowers  
Other
 
Transparency Register  
Other
 
Mammmanual. The manual for new parents.  
Other
 
About the belly button  
Other
 
Caregiver  
Other
 
The Tree Of Life  
Other
 
Finding  
Other
 
nameless  
Other
 
Stretch (Runner´s Painting)  
Other
 
Euphoria  
Other
 
Fallen star  
Other
 
What is art? Baby don’t hurt me  
Other
 
Burning pt. 1  
Other
 
Memorandum  
Other
 
(D)EFFECTS  
Other
 
nameless  
Other
 
Memorandum  
Other
 
St. Artists  
Other
 
Pool  
Other
 
A bison that was shot by a hunter who confused it with the boar  
Other
 
Finding  
Other
 
St. Artist. A Narrow Path and the Artist’s Pressures amongst the Art and the Religious Communities  
Other
 
Memorandum  
Other
 
burger  
Other
 
ART AND EDUCATIONAL GAME:  
Other
 
The Devil Is in the Details (Letters to Myself)  
Other
 
nameless  
Other
 
blue jeans, long-distance  
Other
 
Homo Insipiens  
Other
 
Blooming pt. 5  
Other
 
"Tracking" Part 3 (edition 1/3)  
Other
 
Habits Guide "STICK"  
Other
 
Sunrise  
Other
 
Rose  
Other
 
Dogs (purple envelopment)  
Other
 
Series of photo-objects  
Other
 
Whisper  
Other
 
Film Study  
Other
 
Untitled  
Other
 
TWENTY FOUR HOURS BEFORE DISAPPEARANCE  
Other
 
Finding  
Other
 
Cielle  
Other
 
Gardener's dream  
Other
 
Breath of a buffalo  
Other
 
Series  
Other
 
Irises  
Other
 
Full moon  
Other
 
Game Changer (Tightening)  
Other
 
Claude´s Glass (Landscape)  
Other
 

FEELS SO REAL! Binaural ASMR while WHISPERING  
Video
 
Tik ėjimas/Just walking  
Video
 
Side-step critique and repeat  
Video
 
Siberian Children  
Video
 
Antena / Antenna  
Video
 
I rather be object  
Video
 
Clap(with reverberation)/simple_music  
Video