The Best Cultural Enterprise Award will recognize companies or projects that set up high-quality cultural projects while also turning them into a financial success for the initiators.

Who is eligible?

A company or project which focused on implementing cultural projects in visual or performing arts, cinema, music and publishing. The projects and activities need to have started in 2018. In case of projects spanning over several years, the 2018 edition will be eligible.

Judging criteria

  • The project has a significant cultural value (originality, public impact, a trailblazer for new trends and opinions).
  • The project has reported countable benefits (audience, visibility, financial key performance indicators).

In case of projects with similar scores, the following can be used as tie-break: The cultural impact and the continuity in 2019.

In order to ensure confidentiality and the objectivity of the judging process, all nominations will be anonymized before being presented to the Board of Advisors and Jury.