The fifth year of the international glass contest Sanssouci Junior Glass Match took place in Spa Resort Sanssouci in Karlovy Vary between 30 March and 1 April 2012. A total of 48 students from the Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland took place. The prizes were awarded during a ceremony on Saturday 31 March 2012.
Results of the contest:
Older students category (colleges and universities)
1st place: Peter Ďuriš, Academy of Fine Arts and Design in Bratislava
2nd place: Irena Czepcová, Faculty of Arts and Design UJEP in Ústí nad Labem
3rd place: Anna Minxová, Faculty of Multimedia Communications, Tomáš Baťa University in Zlín
Younger students category (secondary schools)
1st place: Barbora Štefánková, Secondary School of Applied Arts for Glassmaking in Železný Brod
2nd place: Richard Valko, Secondary School of Applied Arts for Glassmaking in Lednické Rovne
3rd place: Zuzana Bystrická, Secondary School of Applied Arts for Glassmaking in Lednické Rovne
Prize for craftsmanship
Markéta Martínková, Secondary School of Ceramics and Glass in Karlovy Vary
Special jury award under the auspices of Spa Resort Sanssouci
Bańka Kalina, Academy of Fine Arts and Design, Wroclaw
The authors of the awarded works received prizes donated by Imperial Karlovy Vary, a.s. All works were exhibited during the contest in the premises of Spa Resort Sanssouci. A selection of contest exhibits was exhibited in the SunGallery in Karlovy Vary between 21 April and 15 July 2012.