(NEW YORK, NY—October 22, 2015)—Six finalists have been selected for the Hugo Boss Prize 2016, the biennial award established in 1996 to recognize artists whose work is among the most innovative and influential of our time. Nancy Spector, Deputy Director and Jennifer and David Stockman Chief Curator, Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, and chair of the jury, today announced the finalists chosen by a panel of international critics and curators.
Camille Henrot was born in Paris in 1978 and is based in New York. Henrot was awarded the prestigious Silver Lion at the 55th Biennale di Venezia in 2013 and garnered the Kunststiftung NRW’s Nam June Paik Award in November 2014. The Guardian ranks “The Pale Fox” among the ten best art shows of the year 2014.
By Art-Report she has been selected for the "Young Artist of the Year 2014" - after Alicia Kwade (2012) and Jorinde Voigt (2013). Therefore she has been the "Tipp of the Month" in October, 2014. The edition of Chisendal Gallery, London was quickly sold out. Now the Jahresgabe des Westfälischen Kunstvereins offers a second chance.
Profile: Westfälischer Kunstverein is pleased to announce the first large-scale solo exhibition in Germany by French artist Camille Henrot (b. 1978). The internationally reviewed solo exhibition “The Pale Fox” is a coproduction of four European institutions and will travel to Münster in February via London, Copenhagen and Paris.
The Chart shows how far Camille Henrot has beaten her international competitors - in terms of attention. Source: Art-Report
On the heels of a very successful 41st edition of FIAC in Paris, marked by exceptional sales and record attendance, Reed Expositions today announced new timing for the inauguration of FIAC LA.
In order to satisfy the requirement level of the galleries, FIAC has listened to the recommendations of its participants to modify the launch of its Los Angeles endeavor to provide both organizers and galleries sufficient time for optimal preparation. The first edition of FIAC LA will now take place at the beginning of 2016.
Biennale Arte 2015: the artists invited
The 56th International Art Exhibition titled All the World’s Futures, curated by Okwui Enwezor and organized by la Biennale di Venezia chaired by Paolo Baratta, will be open to the public from Saturday, May 9th to Sunday, November 22nd, 2015 at the Giardini della Biennale and at the Arsenale.
The preview will be held on May 6th, 7th and 8th. The awards ceremony and the inauguration will take place on Saturday May 9th, 2015.
Camille Henrot is the shooting star of the year 2014. Born 1978 in France, she lives and works in New York. Recent solo exhibitions include the New Museum of Contemporary Art, Bonnefanten Museum and Chisenhale Gallery (2014), New Orleans Museum of Art (2013); Slought Foundation, Philadelphia (2013); kamel mennour, Paris (2012), Espace Culturel Louis Vuitton, Paris (2010). Henrot was nominated for the Prix Marcel Duchamp in 2010 and received the Silver Lion at the 55th Venice Biennale, 2013. And she is shortlisted for the Hugo Boss Prize 2014.
Chisenhale Gallery is pleased to present an ambitious new commission and the first UK solo exhibition by French, New York-based artist, Camille Henrot (b. 1978). Entitled The Pale Fox, this new installation develops from Grosse Fatigue (2013) – the film Henrot presented at the 55th Venice Biennale, 2013, for which she was awarded the Silver Lion for most promising young artist. Demonstrating the breadth of Henrot’s output, this exhibition comprises an architectural display system, found objects, drawing, bronze and ceramic sculpture and digital images.
On October 25, 2014 the PinchukArtCentre (Kyiv, Ukraine) will present exhibition of the 21 shortlisted artists for the third edition of the Future Generation Art Prize, the first global art prize for artists up to 35, founded by the Victor Pinchuk Foundation in December 2009. The exhibition will present a newly produced works giving a remarkable view on the most actual artistic positions of a next generation of artists. It will be accompanied by the show of the Patron Artists of the Prize: Damien Hirst, Jeff Koons, Andreas Gurskyand Takashi Murakami.
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology's List Visual Arts Center, in cooperation with the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, will present Joan Jonas as the representative for the United States at the 56th International Art Exhibition—la Biennale di Venezia. Jonas is a pioneering figure in performance art and video and is one of the most important contemporary artists today. She will create a new multimedia installation specifically for the U.S.
The Zabludowicz Collection is pleased to announce the seven emerging artists who will show new work as part of the 2013 Invites programme. Launched in 2012, Invites is a unique opportunity for artists without commercial gallery representation to produce a solo show in a dedicated project space at Zabludowicz Collection, London. Artists have been selected as a result of extensive studio visits and all shows will run for six weeks.
The Zabludowicz Collection is delighted to announce the names fo the 2013 Invites artists:
KW Institute for Contemporary Art is delighted to announce the appointment of Ellen Blumenstein as the institution’s new chief curator. She will assume office on January 1, 2013.
Dr. Susanne Gaensheimer, Direktorin des MMK Museum für Moderne Kunst Frankfurt am Main, ist von Dr. Guido Westerwelle, Bundesminister des Auswärtigen, erneut zur Kuratorin des Deutschen Pavillons für die 55. Biennale di Venezia 2013 berufen worden.