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Ken Lum and Louise Dery win Hnatyshyn Foundation Visual Arts Awards

Vancouver artist Ken Lum and Montreal curator Louise Dery have won the second annual Hnatyshyn Foundation Visual Arts Awards. Lum received the $25,000 prize for outstanding achievement by a Canadian artist, while Dery took the $15,000 award for curatorial excellence in contemporary art. Ken Lum, Hum hum hummm, 1994. Image: cmcp.gallery.ca

Canada’s best young painters? Part Two

Over the next three days, VoCA will be featuring work by all fifteen semi-finalists in Canada’s RBC Painting Competition. In the meantime, here is the second group of finalists, continued from below (in alphabetical order.) Who do you think should win? Let VoCA know! (Post comment below) Elizabeth Grant – Saint John. Landscape 23, 2007. Image: rbc.com