Initiative promoted with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the collaboration of the Italian Institute of Culture in Moscow and the VAC Foundation dedicated to young curators of visual arts and architecture.


Premio Mosca

The first edition of the Moscow Prize is now online. The Prize offers two young curators the chance to live in Moscow for 6 months.
The call is promoted by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Italian Cultural Institute in Moscow, the Fondazione VAC and the DGAAP.
The two winners will have the opportunity to expand their curatorial skills working in direct contact with the city’s cultural and artistic environment, in addition to being involved in the organisation of the activities of the Fondazione VAC, working alongside the institution’s staff.  

The first edition of the “Moscow Prize” consists of two study grants (preferably one for architecture and one for the visual arts) for a period of 6 months, including return airfare and  monthly stipend of 1,800.00 Euro.


The call is limited to Italian curators with suitable English language skills, operating in the fields of the visual arts and architecture.
The deadline for the presentation of applications for the Moscow Prize is 12 July 2018
For more information, questions should be addressed via email to the Italian Cultural Institute in Moscow:;

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