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Futures Accelerator: Contemporary Art

The Gold Art Prize is a biennial award organized by Gold House and Kelly Huang that aims to spotlight and support the leading next generation of Asian and Pacific Islander artists. In partnership with: KCH Advisory, Peter Kahng Foundation

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How It Works

The Gold Art Prize winners were nominated by leading AAPI curators from major US institutions, including Christopher Y. Lew (Whitney Museum), Christine Y. Kim (LACMA), Sohrab Mohebbi (Carnegie International). The Selection Committee included prominent members of the API community, including Prabal Gurung, Padma Lakshmi, and Gemma Chan.

Awardees will receive:

  • $25,000 unrestricted cash prize
  • Catalog highlighting the work and critical essays of each awardee
  • On-going membership as a Gold House Future, including networking opportunities with other Futures across industry


  • 2021
  • 2023


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Selection Committee

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Angelo Chan

Managing Director, BlockFi

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Dennis Lim

Director of Programming, Film at Lincoln Center/New York Film Festival

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Gemma Chan


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Lorin Gu

Founder, Recharge Foundation

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Miyoung Lee

Whitney Museum Trustee

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Padma Lakshmi

Author, Host, & Executive Producer

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Phillip Lim

Co-Founder & Creative Director, 3.1 Phillip Lim

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Prabal Gurung

Founder, CEO & Creative Director, Prabal Gurung

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Applications are currently closed for the Gold Art Prize. Check back for more information on the next cycle of the Gold Art Prize applications.