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PRAEMIUM IMPERIALE AWARD GOES TO SHIRIN NESHAT

Shirin Neshat is among the five winners of this year’s prestigious Praemium Imperiale Award. Given annually since 1989 by the Japan Art Association, the award celebrate the life-time achievements of five artists in the fields of painting, sculpture, architecture, music, and theatre/film. Previous The Praemium Imperiale award recipients include Martin Scorsese, Frank Gehry and Cindy Sherman.