Awarded for artistic exploration and artworks that have a strong potential to influence or alter the use, deployment, or perception of technology:
Grand Prize – Artistic Exploration: Holly+ / Holly Herndon (US)
Awarded for innovative collaboration between industry or technology and the arts that opens new pathways for innovation:
Grand Prize – Innovative Collaboration: Antarctic Resolution / Giulia Foscari (IT), UNLESS
The prestigious STARTS Prize is part of the long-term STARTS initiative of the European Commission. The competition is announced annually and is endowed with a total of 40,000 euros. Awards are given to innovative projects at the interface of science, technology and art that have the potential to have a significant impact on economic and social innovation in Europe.