RADOSLAV PUTAR AWARD 2024 – open call for a jury member / curators up to 40 years





OPEN CALL FOR applications for a professional jury member for the 2024 Radoslav Putar Award to curators up to 40 years old, including the birth year 1984.


Deadline:  Sunday, March 10, 2024, at 24:00.

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(Subject: Jury Radoslav Putar Award 2024)


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The Institute of Contemporary Art invites curators, and art historians up to 40 years of age / born in 1984 or later / to show interest and apply for the member of the Jury of the 2024 Radoslav Putar Award.


Professional Jury of the Radoslav Putar Awards consists of 5 members, one of whom is an artist, last year’s Award Winner.

We invite curators, art historians and art critics to express their interest and apply for participation in the jury’s work.


The jury meets twice. For the first time in the second half of March, when among the received applications of artists who responded to the Competition to Radoslav Putar Award in 2024, they chose 4 finalists, and for the second time, in Split, June 10, 2024, when between 4 finalists they must select the Winner of the Prize. At the opening of the exhibition, the Jury will, after reviewing the works and interviewing each of the finalists, select and announce the winner of the 2024 Radoslav Putar Award.

The selected jury member must be available in both jurying rounds!


In the first round of competition and jurying, the meeting is held at the Institute for Contemporary Art in Zagreb (or online), and in the second round, the meeting is held in Split.

The Institute of Contemporary Art covers all travel expenses to the selected jury member.



Right to apply have all art historians, curators and art critics born in 1984 or later, with at least 3 years of working experience, fluent in English.

Applicants may be non-citizens of the Republic of Croatia, but their work must be linked to the Croatian cultural scene.



Applicants must apply to the Open Call in person.

The application must include:

Personal information and contacts: name, surname, address, telephone, e-mail, website.

Professional CV (obligatory year of birth!), In Croatian and English.

Selection from the documentation of previous work

Motivation letter



One member of the jury will be selected based on received applications, previous work experience, and a motivation letter. Before the final decision, possible is a short interview with applicants.