Prix de Rome 2013

Queen Maxima with Falke Pisano and minister Jet Bussemaker. Photo Shinji Otani

On the 5th of November artist Falke Pisano (NL, 1978) was presented with the Prix de Rome 2013 from Minister of Culture, Jet Bussemaker, in the presence of Queen Máxima. Pisano won the prize for her new piece Prison Work. The award includes a cash sum of 40,000 Euros and a residency in Rome.

Falke Pisano was nominated for the Prix de Rome along with Christian Friedrich, Remco Torenbosch and Ola Vasiljeva. The four finalists were assessed on the basis of new work created over a period of five months which is exhibited in de Appel arts centre in Amsterdam.

Check www.prixderome for more information about the Prix de Rome 2013.