In Moscow announced the winners of the Kandinsky Prize

© RIA Novosti / Ekaterina to Chesnokova in fotobanka the exhibition of works of Kandinsky Prize nominees, Central house of artists. Archival photoIn Moscow announced the winners of the Kandinsky Prize© RIA Novosti / Ekaterina to Tecnocovering the image Bank

Winners of the Kandinsky Prize, the award ceremony was held in the capital’s cinema «Drummer» on Friday, reported the press service of the award.

In the nomination «project of the year», the winner of which received an award of 1.8 million rubles, the jury noted «Group spare parts» with the project «the bus Stop «DK ZIP». Established in 2009, in the Krasnodar art group consists of artists: Eldar Ganeev, Evgeny Rimkevich, brothers Vasily and Stepan Subbotin

In the category «Young artist. Project of the year» prize and 450 thousand rubles was received by the artist from Moscow Alexander Pirogov for video-performance, Mono.

In the category «Scientific work. History and theory of contemporary art», the jury noted the collection of essays and articles by Alexander Borovsky «once Zeuxis with Pareciam…», the author also received 450 thousand rubles.

The Kandinsky prize, the Russian annual national award in the field of contemporary art, founded in 2007, the international cultural organisation Breus Foundation. The total prize Fund of more than 3 million rubles.