The PHÖNIX supports talented young artists by purchasing art worth 20.000 euros. In addition, the award winners are supported by exhibitions of their works, press work and long-term support for their activities.
5 ways accompanies five female artists on their paths in the world of art. For 5 years, the artists will be accompanied in their artistic and personal developments on film. In addition, their artistic work in public, on the Internet, in social media is documented. The result is a contemporary document of the art world, illustratively told through the stories of the five female artists. The audience experiences the difficulties and challenges the artists face and how they overcome them. Especially for female artists it is very difficult to position themselves and their art in the art world and the art market. The frequently described imbalance between male and female artists in the art world. Where does this come from? Which mechanisms lead to it and how do artists deal with it? This is what 5 ways wants to show exemplarily with the five artists.
The Spiegelberger Art Foundation promotes art and its mediation. The foundation achieves its aims in particular by supporting young artists with exhibitions, projects and publications.
Project funding for Christin Lutze
22 th March – 15 th May 2022
The “Künstlerhaus Hooksiel” is characterized by its placement in current contemporary art. His comprehensive communication of artistic tendencies is reflected in the exhibition program and in the funding (residency grants) of outstanding artists who devote themselves to the exploration of new critical forms of expression. The Künstlerhaus Hooksiel sees itself as part of the dynamic art scene in the Weser-Ems region. The Künstlerhaus Hooksiel takes on a sustainable and efficient mediator role for a permanent exchange of current contemporary art.