THE EUROPEAN CULTURAL CENTRE AWARD
This prize is awarded by the European Cultural Centre - Italy and named the ECC Award. The ECC-Italy will give this Award each time to an artist(s), architect(s) or designer(s) who is/are dedicated to their concept over a longer period of time and whereby this concept and the execution thereof is in our opinion of significant meaning.
The ECC Award has been previously given to:
2019 ECC Art Award: Hermann Nitsch (AUT)
2019 ECC Art School Award: Willem de Kooning Academy (NL)
2019 ECC Design Award: Barrisol lamp mod. 1954 by Piero Castiglioni (ITA/
2018 ECC Architecture Award: Odile Decq (FRA)
2018 ECC Architecture Education Award: North Carolina State University College of Design (USA)
2018 ECC Design Award: Ying Gao (CAN)
2017 ECC Art Award: Joseph Kosuth (USA) for his life long dedication to create Meaning with contemporary art.
2017 ECC Design Award: Oki Sato, Studio Nendo (JPN) for his contribution to the world of Design.
2016 ECC Architecture Award: Denise Scott Brown (USA) for her life-long dedication to architecture
2016 ECC Design Award: Karim Rashid (Canada/USA) for his personal contribution to the world of Design
2015 ECC Art Award: " Yoko Ono (Japan) for her continuing efforts to promote "Imagine Peace"
2014 ECC Architecture Award: "The University of Houston, (USA): Gerald D. Hines College Of Architecture
2013 ECC Art Award: Arnulf Rainer (Austria) for his work series "Rainer - Klimt - Schiele"
2012 ECC Architecture Award: Arata Isozaki (Japan) for his Zhengdong New District Project
2011 ECC Art Award: Roman Opalka (France-Poland) for his life long depiction of "Time Passing"
2010 ECC Art Award: Sasaki (Japan) for his more than 15 years ongoing Heartbeat Project.
Shortlisted for the ECC Award have been:
||ECC Art Award: Nobuyoshi Araki (JAP), Valie Export (AUT), Lawrence Weiner (USA), Hermann Nitsch (AUT), Federico Uribe (COL), Lincoln Townley (USA)|
|2019||ECC Art School Award Deakin University (AU) - Salford University (UK) - Carnegie Mellon University (USA) - WdKA (NL)|
||ECC Design Award: Royal College of Arts, Design Products (GBR), Faina Collection (UKR), Suzanne Tick (USA), Dá Design Studio (NGA)|
||ECC Architecture Award: Peter Eisenman (USA), Odile Decq (FRA), Daniel Libeskind (POL/USA), Curt Fentress (USA), Moshe Safdie (CAN), Kengo Kuma (JPN), NikkeSekkei (JPN)|
||ECC Architecture Education Award: North Carolina State University College of Design (USA), University of Cincinnati (USA), SoA Syracuse University (USA), University of Arkansas - Fay Jones School of A&D (USA), University of NSW with Government Architect NSW, Tongji University (CHN), ENSA Strasbourg (FRA)|
|2018||ECC Design Award: Atelier Maximun (FRA), Naqsh Collective (JOR), Ying Gao (CAN), About A Worker (FRA), Coalesce Studio (PAK)|
||ECC Art Award: Nobuyoshi Araki (JPN), Daniel Buren (FRA), Marina Abramovic (SRB), Joseph Kosuth (USA), Hermann Nitsch (AUT), Mike Parr (AUS), Lawrence Weiner (USA)|
||ECC Design Award: Yi Chen & Muchen Zhang (CHN), Anton Hendrik Denys (BEL), Estúdio Ronald Sasson (BRA), Alessandro Ciffo (ITA)|
||ECC Architecture Award: Auckland University of Technology & University of Sydney (NZL-AUS), Peter Eisenman (USA), Denise Scott Brown (USA), ETH Zurich (CHE), GMP (GER), Curt Fentress (USA), Ideal Spaces Group (DEU-SWE)|
||ECC Design Award: Eckhard Beger (CHE), Paul Kelley (GBR), Satyendra Pakhale (IND), Karim Rashid (CAN-USA), Robert Wettstein (CHE)|
||ECC Art Award: Joseph Kosuth (USA), Francois Morellet (FRA), Lee Nam Lee (KOR), Yoko Ono (JPN), Gunther Uecker (DEU), herman de vries (NLD)|
||ECC Architecture Award: Allford Hall Monaghan Morris (GBR), Ricardo Bofill (ESP), Norman Foster+Partners (GBR), The University of Houston, (USA), White arkitekter (SWE)|
Besides our own awards, we host exhibitions and presentations related to other awards, such as the Young Talent Architecture Award (YTAA) from the Mies van der Rohe Foundation.