Young Artists 2023
Handpicked by CULTURED, the seventh annual selection comprises stars of the biennials and darlings of the market, as well as brand-new talents we can’t wait to see more from.
Young Architects 2023
Handpicked by CULTURED, the third annual selection highlights concept-driven designers and collaborative studios that are pushing the boundaries of modern architectural practice.
Young Curators 2022
We believe in all nine of the curators featured here and their ability to not only ascend to the next level bu reshape the ladder for the better as they go.
Young Collectors 2022
Individuals from Venice Beach to Rome share the reasons they took the plunge into art collecting and their tips on how to get into the pool.
Young Artists 2022
Youth, like art, is a mindset, not an age. The handpicked individuals that follow radiate with the energy of potential.
Young Architects 2022
For our second annual Young Architects List, we're going global. These 10 practices are at the forefront of the forward-thinking field and designing for what matters today: context, climate and inclusivity.
Young Curators 2021
The age of the super-curator, who makes themselves the main attraction, is over.
Young Collectors 2021
In assembling our annual roll call, we found ourselves pleasantly surprised by the abundance of new faces and advocates for the arts. Ambitious in their intentions and deep-pocketed in resources, together the class of 2021 embody everything that works about the current patronage system, while leaving behind its more insidious malpractices.
Young Artists 2021
Embarking on our fifth annual young artists list offered a critical and, at times, joyful moment of group reflection on both the historical moment and this project’s history. Like countless other endeavors during covid, putting this list together without physical contact seemed a herculean task, yet, because of this, it is all the more rewarding to share our portfolio with you.
Young Architects 2021
Our inaugural young architects list surveys the innovators transforming the field of architecture, designing for a sustainable future and working for social justice.
Young Curators 2020
This year, in the midst of multiple, intertwined global crises, we decided to broaden the horizons of our annual round-up of young curators, focusing our efforts on the power of vision rather than the lure of youth. Here are 10 curators we see leading by example: translating their empathy and devotion into action.
Young Collectors 2020
A new vanguard of entrepreneurs, actors, designers and executives is getting involved in the arts and redefining what a contemporary patron looks like, from multiple vantage points. For our third annual young collectors list, we showcase the breadth of this new generation’s engagement, and ask for their best advice on how we can join them.
Young Artists 2020
Our fourth annual young artists list wrote itself—made over in the vision of a more inclusive world, one in which comedians, sculptors, photographers, painters, designers and actors are no longer separated by arbitrary boundaries but rather sat next to each other in a creative support system.
Young Curators 2019
For Cultured’s fourth annual selection of Young Curators, we present seven visionaries destabilizing the traditional models and creating space for new names to flourish within the establishment. We believe these curators are galvanizing social change—a kind of care for the soul of the world.
Young Collectors 2019
Art collections are as varied as the individuals that curate them—in content, origin and motivation. For our second annual selection of young collectors, we focus on a diverse group that shares a common thread: the nurturing of conversations that tie art to the larger context of the world.
Young Artists 2018
Via screen, canvas or installation, these are the voices of a moment in time that has as much to mourn as to celebrate. We look to the youth to communicate our future—a glimpse of which we capture on these pages.
Young Artists 2017
Meet 30 of the art world’s most compelling young voices representing both coasts, and operating on a totally global frequency.
There is no such thing as a formula for success but these legends from Hollywood to academia to contemporary art reveal there certainly are prerequisites. As Cultured celebrates our decade milestone, 15 barrier-breaking creatives meditate on their own measures of endurance for the magazine's Fall 2022 Living Legends and 10-year anniversary issue.
Legends in the making, these multi-hyphenate creatives have taken a leap from their formal origins—whether it be fashion, art, or design—traversing disciplines and expectations.
We asked nine performers of all kinds—from art to dance to music and more—to give us a sense of the state of performance and what being on a stage is like today.