The 2022 Gold List of Today’s Top Contemporary Artists for 2022 was announced at the Discovery Art Fair at Messe Frankfurt last week.
The list included Croatian artists, academic painters and professors Alfred Freddy KrupaThis was the first time an artist from Croatia was on the list.
Diploma signed by the jury, Eric Smith (REDWOOD MEDIA GROUP | President of Artexpo New York, Red Dot Miami, Spectrum Miami, Art Santa Fe, Art San Diego, Artexpo Dallas), Jorgen Golz (Discovery Art Fair General Director | Frankfurt – Cologne – Berlin), Jacopo Serona (General Director of the Florence Biennale), Daphna Navarro (Executive Director and Editor in Chief of Art Market Magazine & Lens Magazine in Tel Aviv), Mark Edward Harris (Award-winning, internationally acclaimed photographer for Vanity Fair, LIFE, GEO, Time, Newsweek, Wallpaper, Stern, Conde Nast Traveler, National Geographic Traveler, Forbes, AFAR, Vogue Brazil, Elle Canada , Esquire Japan, Harper’s Bazaar, Italian (GQ, Marie Claire, New York Times, Washington Post, London Times Travel Magazine, Los Angeles Times Sunday Magazine).
“This certificate has been awarded and confirmed for outstanding artistic performance in 2022. Recognition of excellence for a unique artistic style and high-quality technical achievements. Voted one of the top contemporary and featured in The Gold List Special Edition #7, a unique and quality publication, it has gained international attention for digital & print in bookstores, universities and academic libraries, digital The magazine’s platform takes place at major international art fairs.
This is the seventh time the award has been held by Art Market Magazine in Tel Aviv, Israel, but this is the first time the jury has been made up.
A special edition of the Gold List in magazine form is available online and digitally (EBSCOhost, PressReader, Pocketmags, Magzter, ZINIO, iOS, Google Play) as well as in print. Barnes & Nobleis the world’s largest retailer of books and a leading retailer of content, digital media and educational products, with approximately 600 locations in the United States, including 476 cities in 47 states and territories and Canada .
Print editions are also distributed in 136 locations of Israel’s oldest bookstore chain. Steimutsky.
Some of the most famous names found in previous editions of the Gold List include: Jeff Koons (Among other things, his work is known to sell for huge sums, including at least two record auction prices for works by living artists. 2013’s Balloon Dog (Orange) $58.4 million, and the 2019 rabbit $91.1 million). , Alfred Leslie (art and film artist, one of the most important representatives of the new realism) and others.
Having won first prize at the international exhibition New Generations – Miami a few months ago, Krupa is currently exhibiting at the 18th International Portrait Biennale INTERBIFEP in Tuzla (BiH). 9th Croatian Watercolor Triennale, held in Tirana (Albania) and at the Lužić Gallery in Slavonski Brod, Croatia.
He is yet to perform at the 11th International Exhibition of Chinese Calligraphy and Ink Painting (Tokyo, Japan) this year and will have a small solo exhibition at the Ljudevit Šestić art salon in Karlovac, Croatia at the end of the year.
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