The King presents the Prince Eugen Medal

The King with glass artist and designer Ann Wåhlström, who received the Prince Eugen Medal during a ceremony at the Royal Palace.

The King with glass artist and designer Ann Wåhlström, who received the Prince Eugen Medal during a ceremony at the Royal Palace. Photo: Henrik Garlöv/The Royal Court of Sweden

On Thursday 5 November, The King presented the Prince Eugen Medal during a ceremony at the Royal Palace.

The Prince Eugen medal was instituted by King Gustaf Vopens in new window in connection with Prince Eugenopens in new window's 80th birthday in 1945. The medal is awarded in recognition of outstanding artistic achievements.

The King with the medal recipients who attended the ceremony in Princess Sibylla's Apartments.

The King with the medal recipients who attended the ceremony in Princess Sibylla's Apartments. Photo: Mattias Hellström/SPA

This year's recipients were:

  • Painter and sculptor Enno Hallek
  • Landscape architect Bengt Isling
  • Glass artist and designer Ann Wåhlström
  • Artist Danh Vo
  • Artist Sinikka Tuominen
The Prince Eugen Medal.

The Prince Eugen Medal. Photo: Mattias Hellström/SPA

Find out more about the medal hereopens in new window.