The Swiss Grand Award for Art / Prix Meret Oppenheim was created in 2001 by the Federal Office of Culture and the Federal Art Commission. It honours achievements in the fields of art, architecture and critique, publishing, exhibition. It is presented to artists and architects, curators and researchers whose work played a key role in enhancing engagement with art and architecture and have fostered cultural dialogue in Switzerland and beyond. Each award carries prize money of CHF 40,000.
Press kit and images
Press kits about the recipients of the Swiss Grand Award for Art / Prix Meret Oppenheim 2023 are available in German, French, Italian, and English.
Press images can be found here
The Federal Office of Culture’s forthcoming publication Swiss Grand Award for Art / Prix Meret Oppenheim 2023 will contain portraits of the award winners as well as an interview with each of them, the latter conducted with Stanislaus von Moos by Irina Davidovici, with Uriel Orlow by Andrea Thal and Giovanni Carmine, and with Parity Group by Vera Sacchetti.
In German, French, Italian, English
Edited by Gina Bucher
Graphic design : Nicolas Polli
Photography : Florian Spring
The publication will be distributed with the July/August 2023 Kunstbulletin and free copies can be ordered by email firstname.lastname@example.org.