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Julia Obermaier selected as finalist of the LOEWE FOUNDATION Craft Prize 2022

Julia Obermaier | "Verborgen" | brooches | clear quartz, epoxy resin, pigment, steel | 2021 | Photo by Julia Obermaier

The 30 finalists were chosen from over 3100 applications from 116 countries.

We congratulate our graduate Julia Obermaier (BFA 2016) for her nomination as a finalist of the Loewe Foundation Craft Prize!

From over 3100 submitted works coming from a total of 116 countries, 30 finalists were selected.The finalists' works will be displayed in an exhibition in Seoul, South Korea, starting July 1, 2022, and a catalog will also be published. The winner of the Craft Prize will be announced on June 30 in Seoul and will receive €50,000 in prize money. 

About the Craft Prize

The LOEWE FOUNDATION Craft Prize seeks to acknowledge and support international artisans of any age (over 18) or gender who demonstrate an exceptional ability to create objects of superior aesthetic value. By identifying work that reinterprets existing knowledge to make it relevant today while reflecting its maker’s personal language and distinct hand, the LOEWE FOUNDATION aims to highlight the continuing contribution of craft to the culture of our time.

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