Friedrich Becker Prize

With the award of the 10,000 € Friedrich Becker Prize Düsseldorf, sponsored by Hildegard Becker (1928–2018), the Gesellschaft für Goldschmiedekunst e. V. commemorates the outstanding goldsmith Professor Friedrich Becker (1922–1997) since 1999.

This year, the announcement of the award winner and a detailed presentation of selected participants and their submitted objects will take place online at from June 23, 2020.

There you will also find information about the award, video messages from the artists’ workshops, statements from the jury and organizers and, of course, the award ceremony.

The accompanying museum presentations will take place from June 23 to July 12, 2020 in the Stadtmuseum Düsseldorf and then from July 17 to August 23, 2020 in the Deutsches Goldschmiedehaus Hanau.

Jury 2020

Sam Tho Duong
Goldsmith, jewelry designer, Pforzheim

Cornelie Holzach M.A.
Museum director, Schmuckmuseum Pforzheim

Prof. Andrea Wippermann
Diploma designer, Hochschule Wismar/Design Faculty

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