Open Call for Friedrich Becker Prize 2020

Open call  /  18 Oct 2019  -  14 Feb 2020
Published: 18.10.2019
Bruno Martinazzi. Brooch: Kaos, 1993. 833 gold, 750 gold.. Photo by: Manuel Ocaña. Bruno Martinazzi
Brooch: Kaos, 1993
833 gold, 750 gold.
Photo by: Manuel Ocaña
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Professor Friedrich Becker (1922–1997) was one of the outstanding artistic personalities of our time. As an internationally renowned goldsmith, as a creator of kinetic objects, and as a designer within the Düsseldorf art scene, he had a formative influence on the goldsmiths’ art of the second half of the twentieth century. He was awarded first prizes for his work and received the highest accolades from all over the world. Prestigious museums have included his work in their collections and have shown them in numerous exhibitions.