Egyptian Artist Wael Shawky wins Ernst Schering Foundation Art Award

Back in January, Egyptian artist Wael Shawky was awarded the Ernst Schering Foundation Art Award. The prize, which is awarded by the Ernst Schering Foundation in cooperation with KW Institute for Contemporary Art in Berlin, is endowed with a solo exhibition at KW, a catalog and a prize money of 10,000 Euros.

Shawky’s exhibit will open in December 2011. He was a featured artist in Lucky Number Seven at SITE Santa Fe in 2008.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s