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Jury

From October 1st 2022, when registrations for the competition are closed, the professional jury will start its work. These are all people who in their daily work deal with different facets of (contemporary) painting. First the professional jury will assess all entries (digitally) with a grade from 0 to 10. From the 50 nominees with the highest grades it will choose the 20 finalists, the top 10 and the winner of Painting of the Year 2022. The winner will be announced on December 1st or short thereafter via a personal message, the website, press release(s), newsletters and Facebook.

Ralph Keuning

Ralph Keuning, art historian and former director of Museum de Fundatie, which he built up in 15 years into a museum with international appeal and more than 250,000 visitors a year.

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Edwin Becker

Edwin Becker (1963) has been working at the Van Gogh Museum since 1992, specialising in visual and applied art from the fin-de-siècle, resulting in presentations of surprising and undiscovered themes and artists.

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Loes Botman

Loes Botman (1968) completed the Royal Academy of Arts in 1994. She writes articles for art magazines in various countries.

 

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Raoul Locht

Raoul Locht (1976) studied art and cultural philosophy and journalism at the University of Groningen and the University of Amsterdam. 

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01/12

Winner Audience Award 2022

Haitham Alhamad wins the Audience Award of Painting of the Year 2022 with his painting 'The Poets Trap'.

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15/12

Winner Painting of the Year 2021!!

I Dreamt Of Paris Again Last Night' from Seppe de Meyere is the winner of Painting of the Year 2021!

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08/12

Top 10 Painting of the Year 2021

Today, on December 8th, the Top 10 of Painting of the year 2021 has been published!

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