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News: Sobey Art Prize 2009 Shortlist Announced

Well, it’s down to five. Who will win the $70,000 Sobey Art Prize this year? After last years win by Vancouver superstar Tim Lee (stolen, we think, from Winnipeg’s excellent Daniel Barrow) and won the year before by Montrealer Michel de Broin (who we interviewed HERE and whose pedal powered Buick we covered HERE), this year it’s down to this
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News: Prize Money for Sobey Art Award Increases to $70,000

Andy Warhol, Dollar Sign, 1981. Image: smh.com.au “Starting in 2008 each of the four runners up for the Award will receive a prize of $5,000…” Read the full article HERE, but the title pretty much says it all.