As Belgium artist/ designer, Isaac Monté was nominated for the Henry van de Velde Award in the category Design Research with our collaborative project Prosthetic X.
“The playful and poetic approach helps to look at sensitive social themes in a different way.”
– the Jury Statement
As part of the nomination, the installation became part of a group show at Bozar, the Centre for Fine Arts in Brussels, Belgium. It was exhibited there to the general public for 3 months.
On February 7th, the award ceremony took place at Bozar. Isaac Monté was awarded the Silver medal.
About the Henry van de Velde Award:
The Henry van de Velde Awards show and reward Flemish designers, companies, products, projects, services, and systems that, thanks to the smart use of design, have a positive impact on society, the environment, and the economy. The Henry van de Velde Awards are presented by Flanders DC and are the most important design awards in Belgium.
“De Henry van de Velde Awards staan garant voor innovatie en maatschappelijk verantwoord ondernemen.”