Pair of works at Carnegie International bring home prizes
By Bob Karlovits
Published: Monday, Oct. 7, 2013, 3:24 p.m.
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.
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