emerging scholars prize


The annual HGSCEA Emerging Scholars Publication Prize is an award of $500 given to the author of a distinguished essay published the preceding year on any topic in the history of Scandinavian, German or Central European art, architecture, design, or visual culture.

The deadline for applications for the next prize, to be awarded at the College Art Association annual conference in February 2019, will be announced in fall 2018.

2018 Winners

Kerry Greaves, “Thirteen Artists in a Tent: Avant-Garde Exhibition Practice in World War II Denmark.” Dada/Surrealism 21, no. 1 (2017): 1-23.

Tomasz Grusiecki, “Foreign as Native: Baltic Amber in Florence.” World Art 7, no. 1 (2017): 3-36.

Honorable mention

Morgan Ng, “Toward a Cultural Ecology of Architectural Glass in Early Modern Northern Europe,” Art History 40, no. 3 (2017): 496-525.

Past Winner Archive