In 2014 the art historian Dr. Andrea Lukas was commissioned by the Schwarz Foundation with the selection of the artist. She was born in 1968 in Wuppertal and received her doctorate in Frankfurt and Munich. After working with the German friends of a Harvard art museum for several years, she chaired the Management Board of the Swiss ArtMentor cultural foundation. She subsequently chaired the Management Board of the Pinakothek der Moderne Foundation in Munich. She advises private art collectors and foundations from the development of their initial concept through implementation.