Vilcek Foundation honors Marica Vilcek’s legacy with three $100,000 prizes in Art History

The Marica Vilcek Prizes in Art History are bestowed on outstanding art historians and museum professionals. The prizes celebrate philanthropist and art historian Marica Vilcek’s professional legacy in the arts.

NEW YORK, Jan. 4, 2024 /PRNewswire/ — The Vilcek Foundation honors Marica Vilcek’s career with a new award: The Marica Vilcek Prize in Art History. In its inaugural presentation, three awards of $100,000 each are bestowed on foreign-born art history and museum professionals whose work has had an impact on museum culture and curatorial practices in the United States, and in their respective fields of study.

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