NORDIC & BALTIC YOUNG ARTIST AWARD

Nordic and Baltic Young Artist Award (NBYAA) is a unique contemporary art competition only for graduates of the art universities in Baltic region and Finland established in 2016.

Time table 2019

Graduation show dates in Baltic and Finland:

1. Finland, Uniarts 4.05-2.06 (MA)
2. Estonian Academy of Arts 31.05-16.06 (MA and BA)
3. The Art Academy of Latvia 3.06-5.07 (MA and BA)
4. Lithuania, Vilnius Academy of Arts 14.06-14.07 (BA and MA)
5. Finland, Uniarts 20.09-13.10 (BA)

Public voting - October. Interviews with participating artists, introducing artworks and call to action: vote for your favorites

Award ceremony in Latvia 21.-22.11.2019

You can already see the NBYAA’19 participating works from MFA Degree Show of the Academy of Fine Arts, University of the Arts Helsinki.

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” and photo gallery.

Support young Artists!

The goal of this competition is to support young talents in the beginning of their professional journey when they
need the public recognition the most.

If you wish to support, please contact us info@noar.eu.

The Strip  
W 43 ST  
Berlin 1963  
Motorcade  
Crocodile City 2091  
€5000
Three  
€600
The Skier  
It's too hot  
€340
Intoxicated tree of life  
€2100
Fathers, sons and smelly spirits  
€3200
Mana I  
€1900
Seven Passes  
€3000
SLUDGE  
€2200
Hedge  
€2200
Rök (Smoke)  
€2200
Flugor (Flies)  
€2200
Sketches  
€53.85
Mana II  
€2461.54
Mana III  
Kontvõõras  
The Glances of Things  
The Glances of Things  
The Glances of Things  
Sunday  
€850
Sirens  
€850
Power  
€1185
No Body  
€950
Held  
€850
Girlhood  
€1185
Gaze  
€850
Domestic II  
€850
Domestic I  
€850
Diagram  
€650
Cheek  
€850
Bloom  
€650
A Presage  
€650
#010 (Fedora/Merihaka I)  
€2600
#009 (Raissa / Merihaka II)  
€1200
#002 (Isidora / Berlin II)  
€1846.15
#001 (Sophronia/Tokyo)  
€1200
Invisible Cities / installation view  
Invisible Cities  
slush  
€3
slush  
€3
Human Shelves  
€5000
Postpartum Whatever  
Queen of Cranes  
€1615.38
Horned  
€2876.92
Groves  
€4000
Driftwoods  
€2307.69
Covers  
€2769.23
Red Pages of Moon Chamber  
I Dress for the Part I Wish I Had  
*the image is illustrative  
The Patient/ Zine nr4  
Two Bodies  
€800
Internal Affairs  
Exalted Installation view  
Delve In  
€8500
Nowhere Specific  
€2000
T + П  
Travel Journal: pages XIII-XVI, detail  
€1600
Travel Journal: pages V-VIII, detail  
€1600
Travel Journal: pages IX-XIII, detail  
€1600
Travel Journal: pages I-IV, detail  
€1600
Travel Journal, detail: translation text  
€8000
Travel Journal (copper book), detail  
€2000
Travel Journal (copper book)  
€2000
Travel Journal & Allas: Peurala & Memories from Sompio  
€17000
Allas: Peurala, detail  
€7000
Allas: Peurala  
€7000
Charukake Beja - Tell A Story  
€2700
Are you sure?  
Lecture for Teddy Bears about the dangers of Patriarchy  
€9230.77
Nails  
€1076.92
S E O M / I W N M  
€2700
Construction  
”Titled” because someone used ”untitled” already.  
€5468.67
Ilinx  
Looking Back At An Empty Year