Indian artist Ashta Butail wins 5th edition of BMW Art Journey


Indian artist Ashta Butail represented by GallerySKE is the winner of BMW Art Journey 2017.

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LASALLE alumni Goh Abigail and Angela Chong win 2017 Chan-Davies Art Prize, Singapore


2017 Chan-Davies Art Prize is awarded to Singapore emerging artists Goh Abigail and Angela Chong.

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Dr Christian Thompson wins inaugural ACMI Mordant Family VR Commission


Aboriginal Australian artist Dr Christian Thompson is one of Australia’s leading visual artists and the first to win the new ACMI Mordant Family VR Commission focusing on the medium of VR (virtual reality).

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Chinese artist Li Hongbo wins the 2017 Sovereign Asian Art Prize


Beijing-based Li Hongbo, winner of the 2017 Sovereign Asian Art Prize, explores the possibilities of materials through his paper and metal sculptures and installations.

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Rockbund Art Museum announces HUGO BOSS ASIA award 2017


Hugo Boss Asia announces their 12 nominators and six jury members for the 2017 award.

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South African artist Dineo Seshee Bopape wins Future Generation Art Prize 2017 – interview


Dineo Seshee Bopape talks assemblages of materials, histories and feelings. Art Radar talks to South African artist Dineo Seshee Bopape about her work and winning the Future Generation Art Prize 2017. Dineo Seshee Bopape (b. 1981) has been regarded as one of … Continue reading

Vilcek Prize 2017 for Fine Arts awards immigrant artists


The 2017 edition of the Vilcek Prize for Fine Arts goes to Jamaican-born artist Nari Ward, while the Prizes for Creative Promises award three young immigrant artists based in the United States.

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British-Ghanaian artist John Akomfrah wins Artes Mundi 2017


Artes Mundi 2017 winner John Akomfrah’s award winning film Auto Da Re (2016) is on display along with the five other shortlisted artists at the National Museum Cardiff until 17 February 2017.

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