For BLOOOM Award by WARSTEINER 2016 we received more than 2,000 applications from 84 countries - a great result and new record!
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Matthias Danberg from Germany prevailed against more than 2,000 applicatoins from 84 countries and secured himself the first place of BLOOOM Award by WARSTEINER 2016.
Femke Huurdeman, Rahel Zaugg, Matthias Danberg (from left to right)
Winner of the second place was Rahel Zaugg from Germany with her work Liberator - parts of defence. Dutch artist Femke Huurdeman won the third place with her video Pippin and the Pursuits of Life.

Have a look again at the works of our winners and the whole top 10 and read what the artists told us in exciting interviews!

They supported the judges panel 2016:

Besides Catharina Cramer, Yasha Young and Walter Gehlen, in 2016 also Joko Winterscheidt und Prof. Dr. Stephan Berg formed part of the BLOOOM Award by WARSTEINER jury.

Joko Winterscheidt

German TV presenter and Grimme-award winner

The ProSieben presenter, actor and art enthusiast has been awarded the Grimme-award for his show "Circus HalliGalli". As a profound expert of popular culture, Winterscheidt represents the values of BLOOOM Award by WARSTEINER and supports the judges panel for the fourth time with his knowledge.

© Foto: ProSieben/Arne Weychardt

Prof. Dr. Stephan Berg

Director of the Kunstmuseum Bonn

The director of the Kunstmuseum Bonn is an established expert for contemporary art, has published numerous essays and catalogues on this topic and teaches at the Braunschweig University of Art as an honorary professor since 2004. Berg also sits on various boards of directors and committees, including the purchasing committee for the contemporary art collection of the Federal Republic of Germany.

© Foto: Prof. Dr. Stephan Berg

Thank you 2016!

Again, a record: We received more than 2,000 applications from 84 countries in 2016!

The special exhibition with the ten finalist's work at BLOOOM - the converging art show was a great success.

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