AICA Incentive Award for Young Art Critics recognizes emerging voices in art criticism around the world. In 2019, the International Association of Art Critics (AICA) and its Awards Committee, with the support of the AICA German section, launches the seventh edition of AICA Incentive Award for Young Art Critics. AICA invites young art critics from all over the globe to submit an article or a review on a subject (an exhibition, a biennale, a profile of an artist etc.) related to the theme of the congress: Art Criticism in Times of Nationalism and Populism.

A detailed presentation of the Congress theme and content is published in English, French and Spanish on the AICA website:


• Critics have to be 35 years old or younger on August, 23rd. 2019. The award is open to AICA members and non-members.

• The text (up to 2.500 words) must be written in English. The author can send an additional copy in his/her native language, if wanted. Deadline

• Last date for submissions: 23rd August 2019 Submissions

• All submissions should be sent to, properly labeled “AICA Incentive Award for Young Art Critics”, with a copy to

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