About Competition

VUB Foundation supports contemporary young art in the field of painting. On annual basis, it organizes the competition Painting – VUB Foundation Award for Painting for Young Artists designed for professional painters below 35 years. Its objective is to support their work, assist them in starting up their artistic career as well as present the contemporary young art to the public.


On Thursday 6 October anannounced vernissage of the finalists of Maľba 2016 competition was held and this year´s winners were announced on its occasion. Winners of the 11th annual competition have become Kristína Bukovčáková, Štefan Šoltis and Ján Valík.

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