Prix Laurent Moonens: langdurige residenties voor recent afgestudeerde kunstenaars

Prix Laurent Moonens


Created in Brussels on March 25, 2013 to focus around the work and career of the Belgian painter Laurent MOONENS, the MOONENS Foundation has been recognised of public interest by the Belgian authorities on April 18 of the same year. Information about the artist and the foundation are available on the website Apart from conserving, diffusing and cataloguing the artworks and archives of Laurent Moonens, the Foundation aims to continue his educational work in helping artists and creators to practice their talent. To achieve this, the Foundation occupies a building that includes 4 workspaces for artists.

The “Prix Laurent Moonens” is a yearly competition opened to final year students of any of the six “Ecole Supérieure d’Art” in Brussels, the home town of the Artist (Sint-Lukas BrusselsESA St.LucLa CambreERGAcadémie RoyaleLe 75). For the “Session 2024”, its eleventh instance, the winners will be awarded one of the four studio spaces in the Foundation house for a 9 months residence. 


Find the rules & apply here

The Jury includes 9 members : 
– The administrative board of the Foundation (1 vote), 
– Patricia van Thillo, Art collector and administrator of Wiels
– Mimi Dusselier, Art collector,
– Natalia Petroff, interior designer,
– Fabienne Grasser-Fulcheri, director EAC Mouans-Sartoux
– Luc de Tillesse, Art collector,
– Benedikt van der Vorst, Art collector
– Albert Baronian, gallery owner and Art dealer, 
– Olivier Kaeppelin, curator, Art critic and writer,

Entries have to be submitted before April 22 2024 at 24:00.