Maľba VÚB | Banner

About Competition

VUB Foundation supports contemporary young art in the field of painting. On annual basis, it organizes the competition Painting – VUB Foundation Award for Painting for Young Artists designed for professional painters below 35 years. Its objective is to support their work, assist them in starting up their artistic career as well as present the contemporary young art to the public.


The international jury selected 20 finalists. You can see the final paintings in the Gallery tab. The names of the three winners, who will win a prize totaling € 20,000, will be announced at the opening of the representative exhibition of the Painting (Maľba) at the Nedbalka Gallery on 5 October 2017.



read more