Denny wins prize at Art Basel - Art Collector

18 June 2012 | Simon Denny has won the 14th Baloise Art Prize. The prize is one of two awarded to presentations in the Art Statements section of the Art Basel art fair.

Denny’s exhibition
Channel Document was selected by a jury including Serpentine Gallery co-director Hans Ulrich Obrist, Bridgitte Kolle, the contemporary art director at the Hamburger Kunsthalle in Hamburg and Karola Kraus, director of MUMOK, Museum Moderner Kunst Siftung Ludwig in Vienna.

As part of the prize, Baloise acquires a group of works by the selected artist which are then donated to a European museum.

As a result of the prize Denny will also mount a solo exhibition at MUMOK in 2013.

Jane O'Sullivan

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