Barbora Kleinhamplová got the prestigious award for Czech artists under the age of 35 on Friday, 20th November 2015. Kleinhamplová’s film Reliable Relationship (in collaboration with Kristýna Bartošová, 2014) won the Main Prize as well as the Audience Award in the 2014 Other Visions competition.
The awarded artist receives CZK 100 000 for organising an exhibition and publishing a catalogue. The winner also gets a six-week scholarship in New York.
For nine years already, the awarding ceremony for artists over the age of 35 has been organised by the civic initiative Umělec má cenu (The Artist Has a Price). This year it will be held for the very frist time within the Festival of Film Animation in Olomouc.
The winner of the Award from Vladimír Havlík will be revealed during the opening ceremony of the Festival of Film Animation. It will take place at 7 pm on Thursday, 3rd of December 2015.