• Hugo Boss Prize Winner Announced at Guggenheim Dinner

    26 days ago - By WWD

    It was just before 8 p.m. on Thursday, and the winner of the 2018 Hugo Boss Prize was inside the Guggenheim Museum. The crowd just didn't yet know which of the six artist finalists it was.
    Before dinner, Naomi Watts was in her element filming for the fashion brand, while Alexander Skarsgard, Chloe Wise, Cindy Bruna, Michael Avedon and others mingled ahead of the dinnertime award announcement. The biennial art prize comes with not only an award of $100,000, but also a solo exhibition of their work at the museum.
    “I just got a call one day and they said ‘You're nominated,'” said video artist...
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  • Simone Leigh Wins the 2018 Hugo Boss Art Prize

    Simone Leigh Wins the 2018 Hugo Boss Art Prize

    26 days ago - By 10 magazine

    Art enthusiast listen up! Since established in 1996, the Hugo Boss Art Prize has celebrated the work and honoured the outstanding achievement of trailblazing artists. Unlike most art prizes, it's open to any living artist, emerging or established, regardless of age, gender or nationality and working in any medium. Administered by Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, the prize is juried by a panel of the most illustrious industry figures from critics to curators. Last night, a gala attended by 200 of the art world's top movers and shakers at the Guggenheim Museum, New York, the 12th edition of...
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