This year’s Venice Biennale Golden Lion award for best artist in the international exhibition went to Tino Sehgal. The Japanese artist Koki Tanaka received special mention for Abstract Speaking – Sharing Uncertainty and Collective Acts (2013).
The collaborative project The Possibility of Purple (2011) by Iranian artist Navid Nuur and Romanian artist Adrian Ghenie won the first Art Basel in Hong Kong Discoveries Prize on May 23.
On June 7, Nalini Malani (India) and Apichatpong Weerasethakul (Thailand) became the 2013 Fukuoka Prize Laureates for Arts and Culture.
Multitude Art Prize (MAP) announced the…