About the Awards

Erste Bank ExtraVALUE Art Awards 2017

For the second year Erste Bank is presenting the ExtraVALUE Art Award to an artist whose work has already been presented in das weisse haus or who has participated in the studio and residence program of studio das weisse haus. The award carries with it a prize of 3,000 euros, a one-month stay in New York, a presentation at the Austrian Cultural Forum in that city from 28 June to 20 July 2017, as well as travel expenses and an allowance. The prize is realized in collaboration with studio das weisse haus and the Austrian Cultural Forum New York.

In addition, an Honourable Mention is awarded, that carries with it a prize of 1,500 euros and a solo exhibition in das weisse haus – expected in winter 2017/2018. The supervision and implementation of this presentation is realized by das weisse haus.