Doris Salcedo Wins $1 Million Nomura Art Award

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Doris Salcedo Wins $1 Million Nomura Art Award

At a gala dinner and ceremony held this evening in Shanghai, China, Nomura announced that the winner of the first annual Nomura Art Award is the renowned Colombian artist Doris Salcedo. Doris SalcedoSolomon R. Guggenheim Foundation; Photograph by... The largest cash prize in contemporary visual arts, the US$1 million Nomura Art Award is given by the decision of an independent, international jury to an artist who has created a body of work of major cultural significance. To help this artist take on new challenges and embrace change, the prize money is used in whole or in part to support an