Pair of works at Carnegie International bring home prizes
Artists Nicole Eisenman from New York City and Zanele Muholi from South Africa have been awarded $10,000 prizes for works at the Carnegie International.
Eisenman won the Carnegie Prize for a survey of paintings paired with new sculpture.
Muholi was given the Fine Prize, funded by the Fine Foundation, for her “Faces and Phases” project. It was begun in 2006 to give visibility to the various faces of black lesbian-gay-trans-and bisexual communities around the world.
The Carnegie International is being held through March 16, 2014, at the Carnegie Museum of Art, Oakland.
Show commenting policy
TribLive commenting policy
You are solely responsible for your comments and by using TribLive.com you agree to our Terms of Service.
We moderate comments. Our goal is to provide substantive commentary for a general readership. By screening submissions, we provide a space where readers can share intelligent and informed commentary that enhances the quality of our news and information.
While most comments will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive, moderating decisions are subjective. We will make them as carefully and consistently as we can. Because of the volume of reader comments, we cannot review individual moderation decisions with readers.
We value thoughtful comments representing a range of views that make their point quickly and politely. We make an effort to protect discussions from repeated comments either by the same reader or different readers.
We follow the same standards for taste as the daily newspaper. A few things we won't tolerate: personal attacks, obscenity, vulgarity, profanity (including expletives and letters followed by dashes), commercial promotion, impersonations, incoherence, proselytizing and SHOUTING. Don't include URLs to Web sites.
We do not edit comments. They are either approved or deleted. We reserve the right to edit a comment that is quoted or excerpted in an article. In this case, we may fix spelling and punctuation.
We welcome strong opinions and criticism of our work, but we don't want comments to become bogged down with discussions of our policies and we will moderate accordingly.
We appreciate it when readers and people quoted in articles or blog posts point out errors of fact or emphasis and will investigate all assertions. But these suggestions should be sent via e-mail. To avoid distracting other readers, we won't publish comments that suggest a correction. Instead, corrections will be made in a blog post or in an article.
- Blum’s work shines a light on lives of those from Appalachia
- Wood Street Galleries’ interactive ‘Miracles’ exhibit asks tough questions