Scene from the video:
Helen Anna Flanagan, Gestures of Anatomy, 2019, video still, 13'00, © the artist

Scene from the video:
Helen Anna Flanagan, Gestures of Anatomy, 2019, video still, 13'00, © the artist

22.10.2019–19.01.2020

IKOB – Art prize for feminist art

With:

Helen Anna Flanagan, Julia Lübbecke, Andrea Radermacher-Mennicken, Megan-Leigh Heilig, Benjamin Ramírez Peréz, Vanja Smiljanić

Opening: 20.10.2019, 17:00

In 2019, for the first time in its 26 year history, the IKOB - Museum of Contemporary Art in Eupen expressly proclaimed the IKOB - Art Prize as the prize for feminist art. Both female and male artists whose work contributes to the dissemination of feminist ideas and ideals were invited. Eligible to participate were artists from Belgium, the Netherlands, Luxembourg and Germany, as well as explicitly from East Belgium, who submitted a digital portfolio by September 1, 2019. A total of 326 artists took part.

The jury, consisting of Daniella Géo (HISK, Gent), Louise Osieka (CIAP, Hasselt), Marie-Hélène Joiret (Chataignerai, Flemalle) and Eva Wittocx (Museum M, Leuven), chose the following winners:

Helen Anna Flanagan, Julia Lübbecke and Andrea Radermacher-Mennicken.

The first prize consists of a production and purchase budget of €7,500 and a solo exhibition in 2020. The second prize consists of a production and purchase budget of €5,000 and the third prize is a regional promotional prize of €1,500.

Three honorary prizes, which are also involved in the exhibition, were awarded:
Benjamin Ramírez Pérez, Megan Leigh Heilig and Vanja Smiljanić.

Julia Lübbecke, "With the Gloves off", Ohne Titel, 2019, © the artist

Scene from the video:
Helen Anna Flanagan, Gestures of Anatomy, 2019, video still, 13'00, © the artist

©Andrea Radermacher-Menniken, Detailansichten der Werkgruppe : 23 Objektpaare, 2019, Gips-Harzgemisch und diverse andere Materialien, Dimension der Installation variabel.

©Megan-Leigh Heilig, Urinals,.

©Andrea Radermacher-Menniken, Details of the group of works, 23 pairs of objects, 2019, gypsum-resin mixture and various other materials, dimension of the installation variable.

©Vanja Smiljanic, Billie Stafford/interview, videostill, 2017, Unarius Academy of Science, interior, El Cajon California.

©Andea Radermacher-Mennicken, Zuchtrose horizontal, 2019, Detsil, Mixedmedia.

©Benjamin Ramírez Pérez, Confluence, 2018, HD Video, 16:9, color, 5.1 or stereo, 21 min.

©Vanja Smiljanic, Billie Stafford/interview, videostill, 2017, Unarius Academy of Science, interior, El Cajon California.

Exhibition view,

Julia Lübbecke, With the Gloves off, 2019, © the artist

©Benjamin Ramírez Pérez, Confluence, Still05, 2018, HD Video, 16:9, color, 5.1 or stereo, 21 min.

©Megan-Leigh Heilig, Urinals, Installation.

Julia Lübbecke, "With the Gloves off", Ohne Titel, 2019, © the artist

©Megan-Leigh Heilig, Urinary Arrogance 2019, HD video installation, H264

©Vanja Smiljanic, Billie Stafford/interview, videostill, 2017, Unarius Academy of Science, exterior, El Cajon California.

Exhibition view,

©Benjamin Ramírez Pérez, Confluence, Still02, 2018, HD Video, 16:9, color, 5.1 or stereo, 21 min.