• 8th Luis Caballero Award


    October 14, 2015
    The Luis Caballero Award was created in 1996 by Jorge Jaramillo from the Instituto Distrital de Cultura y Turismo (IDCT) and is now organized by the Instituto Distrital de las Artes (IDARTES) through the Gerencia de Artes Plásticas y Visuales. Structurally similar to a ... read more
  • Doris Salcedo

    October 9, 2015
    A jury comprised of directors of important museums, curators, artists, and art historians, gathered in July at the Tate Britain to select the winner of the first Nasher Prize for sculpture. After evaluating nominations presented by more than 100 of their colleagues around the w... read more
  • Sara Modiano Award, Second Edition

    August 11, 2015
    For the second consecutive year, the Fundación Sara Modiano for the Arts has granted the Sara Modiano Award, a recognition that aims at encouraging young artists in Colombia. In this edition of the Award, the El Cuerpo Habla art group was recognized for their performan... read more
  • Paz Errázuriz

    July 2, 2015
    María García-Yelo, director of PHotoEspaña, announced Chilean artist Paz Errázuriz as the winner of the yearly award, in recognition of the professional trajectory of a prominent figure in the field of national or international photography. PHotoEs... read more
  • Santiago Reyes-Villaveces Wins the Abraaj-Royal College of Art Scholarship

    June 30, 2015
    The Group Abraaj and the Royal College of Art recently announced the five winners of the Abraaj-Royal College of Art Scholarship, which includes Colombian artist Santiago Reyes-Villaveces. The mission of the Abraaj Scholarship Program is to create a unique community of creati... read more
  • Doctorate Honoris Causa

    June 3, 2015
    On May 24, 2015, in the context of the beginning of the Havana Biennale, the ISA Universidad de las Artes granted Doctorate Honoris Causa degrees to artists Joseph Kosuth (US, 1945), Michelangelo Pistoletto (Italy, 1933) Daniel Buren (France, 1938) and Gabriel Orozco (Mexico, ... read more
  • Awards at the 56th Venice Biennale

    May 21, 2015
    The wards ceremony took place on May 9th at the Ca’Giustinian with the participation of the Venice Biennale Committee, led by its Director, Paolo Baratta. The winner of the Golden Lion for Best Artist was the German conceptual artist Adrian Piper. Piper’s work, sele... read more
  • Cuban Art Awards

    May 13, 2015
    According to an announcement by The Farber Foundation, the first edition of the Cuban Art Awards it sponsors will be held during the Havana Biennial. The main objective of the awards us to increase awareness of Cuban Art in the international context. Presenting the awards duri... read more
  • Andreína Fuentes

    May 13, 2015
    The Asociación Venezolana de Artes Plásticas (AVAP) and the National Committee of the International Association of Art AIAP/UNESCO granted the Armando Reverón Award to cultural promoter Andreína Fuentes for her contributions to the advancement and p... read more
  • Herb Alpert Award in the Arts

    May 8, 2015
    The Herb Alpert Foundation in collaboration with the California Institute of the Arts (CalArts) announced the winners of the 21st edition of the Herb Alpert Award in the Arts. The recognition was granted to five mid-career artists "for the complexity, longevity, and urgen... read more