Committees and Juries

Organizing Committee
Beatrice Merz (President)
Willy Merz
Silvano Bertalot
Maria Centonze
Carola Wiese
Filippo Bertacchi

Honors Committee
the Ambassador of the Swiss Confederation in Italy, Her Excellency Rita Adam
the Italian Ambassador in Switzerland
the Mayor of the City of Turin, Chiara Appendino

the President of the Hochschule der Künste in Zurich, Professor Dr. Thomas D. Meier

Third edition’s juries selection
Samuel Gross (Head curator Istituto Svizzero)
Claudia Gioia (Independent Curator)
Beatrice Merz

Giampaolo Pretto (Flautist and main conductor of the Orchestra Filarmonica di Torino)
Stefano Pierini (Composer and Professor at “Centro di Formazione Musicale” in Turin)
Philip Samartzis (Sound-designer and Professor at Melbourne University)

Third edition’s Prize juries
Manuel Borja-Villel (Director Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid)
Lawrence Weiner (artist)
Massimiliano Gioni (Artistic Director New Museum, New York – Artistic Director Fondazione Trussardi, Milan)
Beatrice Merz

Helena Winkelman (violinist and composer)
Thomas Demenga (cellist and composer)
Derek Han (pianist)
Willy Merz

Click here to know the first edition’s juries.

Click here to know the second edition’s juries.