Leonardo da Vinci World Award of Arts

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Leonardo da Vinci World Award of Arts
Obverse of a golden medal with the image of Leonardo da Vinci at the center facing slightly to the right.
Awarded for Recognition of significant contribution to the artistic legacy of the world.
Country Mexico
Presented by World Cultural Council
Reward Diploma, Commemorative Medal, and US$10,000
First awarded 1989
Official website consejoculturalmundial.org

The Leonardo da Vinci World Award of Arts has been established by the World Cultural Council as a means of acknowledgment to those who offer a positive message to mankind through different expressions of art.

It is conferred upon a renowned artist whose work constitutes a significant contribution to the artistic legacy of the world. The award has been presented biennially since 1999.

The qualifying jury is constituted of internationally renowned artists, authorities, and members of the World Cultural Council.

The prize consists of a diploma, a commemorative medal and US$10,000.

The award is named after Leonardo da Vinci

Award recipients[edit]

Year Recipient Field of Research Ceremony Host Ceremony Site Ceremony Host Country Ceremony Date Ref.
2013 Petteri Nisunen, Tommi Grönlund Art Nanyang Technological University Nanyang Auditorium, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore Singapore Singapore 2 October 2013 [1][2][3][4][5][6][7]
2011 Todd Siler Visual Arts University of Tartu Assembly Hall, University of Tartu, Tartu Estonia Estonia 10 November 2011 [8][9][10]
2009 Marcell Jankovics Art and Philosophy University of Liége Salle Académique, University of Liége, Liége Belgium Belgium 25 November 2009 [11][12]
2007 Anne Moeglin-Delcroix Art and Philosophy Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León Teatro Universitario, Campus Mederos, Monterrey Mexico Mexico 24 November 2007 [13][14]
2005 Enrique Norten Architecture Universidad Autónoma Agraria Antonio Narro Teatro de la Ciudad Fernando Soler, Saltillo Mexico Mexico 12 November 2005 [15][16][17][18]
2003 Otto Piene Sculpture University of Helsinki, Finnish Society of Sciences and Letters National Library of Finland, University of Helsinki, Helsinki Finland Finland 17 November 2003 [19][20][21]
2001 Edna Hibel Painting Utrecht University Academiegebouw, Utrecht Netherlands Nederlands 21 November 2001 [22][23]
1999 Magdalena Abakanowicz Renaissance art Norwegian University of Science and Technology Main Building, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim Norway Norway 11 November 1999 [24]
1995 Robert Rauschenberg Abstract art, Pop art INBA, CONACULTA Palacio de Bellas Artes, Mexico City Mexico Mexico 16 December 1995 [25]
1989 Athens Acropolis Preservation Group of Greece Historic preservation Massachusetts Institute of Technology Edgerton Hall, MIT, Cambridge United States United States 8 November 1989 [26]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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  2. ^ "Kansainvälinen taidepalkinto Petteri Nisuselle ja Tommi Grönlundille" (in Finnish). Helsingin Sanomat. 18 June 2013. Retrieved 16 August 2013. 
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  4. ^ "Tommi Grönlund receives the Leonardo da Vinci World Award of Arts 2013". Music Finland. 20 June 2013. Retrieved 16 August 2013. 
  5. ^ "Två finländare får pris av världskulturråd" (in Swedish). Västra Nyland. 18 June 2013. Retrieved 16 August 2013. 
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  12. ^ Baraczka, Eszter (26 November 2009). "Jankovics Marcell Leonardo da Vinci-díjat kapott" (in Hungarian). Duna TV. Retrieved 16 August 2013. 
  13. ^ "Leonardo da Vinci World Award of Arts 2007". Retrieved 14 August 2013. 
  14. ^ "Otorga la UANL premios por la contribución a las ciencias y artes" (in Spanish). Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León. 26 November 2007. Retrieved 15 August 2013. 
  15. ^ "Leonardo da Vinci World Award of Arts 2005". Retrieved 14 August 2013. 
  16. ^ Fernández Valverde, Hilda (13 August 2005). "Gana mexicano Enrique Norten Premio Mundial de Arte" (in Spanish). El Universal (Mexico City). Retrieved 15 August 2013. 
  17. ^ "Reconocimiento a ciencias y artes" (in Spanish). Presidencia de la República (México). 4 July 2005. Retrieved 15 August 2013. 
  18. ^ "22 Ceremonia de Premiación Consejo Cultural Mundial" (in Spanish). Universidad Autónoma Agraria Antonio Narro. 2005. Retrieved 15 August 2013. 
  19. ^ "Leonardo da Vinci World Award of Arts 2003". Retrieved 14 August 2013. 
  20. ^ "ZERO-Künstler Piene erhält «Weltkunstpreis»" (in German). Deutsche Presse-Agentur. 8 April 2003. Retrieved 14 November 2014. 
  21. ^ "ZERO-Künstler Otto Piene erhält „Weltkunstpreis“" (in German). Schwäbische. 13 November 2003. Retrieved 17 November 2014. 
  22. ^ "Leonardo da Vinci World Award of Arts 2001". Retrieved 14 August 2013. 
  23. ^ "Edna is honored with the Leonardo da Vinci World Award of Arts". Retrieved 29 August 2013. 
  24. ^ "Leonardo da Vinci World Award of Arts 1999". Retrieved 14 August 2013. 
  25. ^ "Leonardo da Vinci World Award of Arts 1995". Retrieved 14 August 2013. 
  26. ^ "Leonardo da Vinci World Award of Science 1989". Retrieved 14 August 2013. 

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