This is the third year of Diesel New Art's existance. It is keeping its promise to support young artists and designers. Below you can find a brief recollection of the DNA history.
Diesel New Art 2004
During 2004 Diesel New Art expanded to encompass Denmark and Sweden. DNA kept its focus locally and received over 1000 contributions per country.
The Danish jury consisted of HuskMitNavn, Rune RK, Johannes Torpe, Eva Skibsted Mogensen and Nicolai Wallner that picked a number of artists for an exhibition in Copenhagen. Three Danish DNA winners received 20.000 Dkr each: Softchrome by Levent Bøilerehaug, The Stoop by BSS Jensen and Speed by Michael Norre.
The Swedish jury consisted of Ylva Ogland, Kristian Russell, Johan Thurfjell and Niclas Östlind that chose three Swedish DNA winners that received 20.000 SEK each: Show by Helena Öhman, Mission by Kerro Holmberg and Flykten från fälten by Nils Agdler & Timo Menke.
Diesel New Art 2003
Diesel New Art (DNA) started in Sweden during 2003 and received over 900 contributions. A large exhibition was held in Nybroplan in Stockholm where 30 finalists were exhibited.
A jury consisting of Simina Astilean, Jennifer Gröhn, Carl Michael von Hausswolff, Bo Nilsson, Christoffer Paues and Paola Åhlund picked three winning works during a festive opening night. Mama by Hannah Paradis, Bara bus by Patrick Nilsson and Do you have the shine? by Johan Thurfjell.