Sobey Art Award 2013 Winner: Duane Linklater

 

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Duane Linklater: winner of the Sobey Art Award 2013.
http://www.canadianart.ca/news/2013/10/09/duane-linklater-sobey-art-award/

2013 Sobey Art Award Exhibition
September 14, 2013 – January 5, 2014
Curator: Sarah Fillmore

The 2013 Sobey Art Award exhibition features works by the five shortlisted artists vying for this year’s Award. They are:

• West Coast and the Yukon: Isabelle Pauwels
• Prairies and the North: Mark Clintberg
• Ontario: Duane Linklater
• Quebec: Pascal Grandmaison
• Atlantic: Tamara Henderson

The Sobey Art Award is Canada’s pre-eminent award for contemporary Canadian art. This is your chance to discover what is new in Canadian art now. The award established in 2002 is awarded to a Canadian artist age 40 and under who has exhibited in a public or commercial art gallery within 18 months of being nominated. The winner of the award will be announced on the evening of Wednesday October 9th, 2013, with $50,000 going to the winner and $5,000 awarded to each of the other finalists.

Visit the exhibition this fall to see this year’s shortlisted artists: Isabelle Pauwels, Mark Clintberg, Duane Linklater, Pascal Grandmaison and Tamara Henderson.

For more information visit: www.sobeyartaward.ca

 

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apARTment is a student operated studio space where students may create & display their artwork(s) at no cost. Monthly exhibitions and bi-weekly workshops will be regularly posted on our calendar so you can stay up-to-date with whats going on. Because this is run out of a student apartment, our hours of operation will vary and will be available on our blog and on our FB & Twitter page. Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Apartment Twitter: https://twitter.com/apARTmentHali If you are a student artist and interested in showcasing your work, please don’t hesitate to send us an email with your full name, school of attendance and a brief blurb about yourself along with any works you wish to share. We are continually looking for submissions, so it’s very likely your piece(s) could make it on our walls! apartmenthalifax@gmail.com

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