Germany’s biggest international open young artist award BLOOOM Award by WARSTEINER is a steppingstone for emerging artists from all over the world. The competition funded by Warsteiner brewery offers young artists from all around the world the possibility to gain a foothold in the international art market via personal mentorings, exhibitions and travels to important art fairs in the whole world. It is completely open for any topic and artistic form of expression.
The artistic potential has no limitations at BLOOOM Award by WARSTEINER. It is looking for artists who knowingly work at the interfaces between art and creative industries, whose works blur boundaries of traditional forms of expression.
Since its beginning in 2010, BLOOOM Award by WARSTEINER emphasizes interdisciplinarity, power of innovation, courage and progressiveness. For the last edition, more than 2,000 artists applied from 84 countries. For the first time in 2017, a special prize for the category music video will be awarded.
The winner receives a one-year mentoring through a jury member and a travel to Art Basel in Miami or Hongkong including EUR 1,500 pocket money. The second place gets the chance to exhibit in a selected gallery and a travel to Art Paris and the winner of the third place enjoys a one-day mentoring.
All ten finalists get the chance to exhibit their works during BLOOOM the one artist show, that counted 37,000 visitors last year. On-site they’re able to make valuable contacts with curators and galleries.