For PREZIOSA YOUNG 2019 edition we received 147 applications from all over the world: lots of candidates, and a lot of work for the jury, which this year was as follows:
Maria Cristina Bergesio, Art critic, curator, teacher;
Tasso Mattar, Artist and curator;
Maria Rosa Franzin, Artist and teacher;
Robert Mazlo, Artist and gallerist (La Joaillerie par Mazlo), Paris;
Irene Belfi, Gallerist (Irene Belfi Gallery), Milan.

The artists whose work has been indicated by the jury with the highest number of preferences are:

Yajie Hu, from China;
Koen Jacobs, from Netherlands;
Jongseok Lim, from Republic of Korea.


A selection of objects of the three selected will be presented in the PREZIOSA space at Inhorgenta fair (Munich, Germany), from 22nd to 25th February 2019;
The three candidates will also participate in the selection for the LAO SPECIAL PRIZE (three months as Artist in Residence in Florence) and the SPECIAL AWARD Inhorgenta (a free exhibition space for the 2020 edition of the fair).