The 2015 Sobey Art Award: The New Masters, Part 2
In today's art, we often see the future. The Sobey Art Award celebrates the best in Canadian contemporary art by artists aged 40 and under. Each year a total of $100,000 is awarded to five selected artists -- of which half goes to the winner. Over two shows, IDEAS profiles the five regional finalists: from the West Coast: Raymond Boisjoly. Prairies and the North: Sarah Anne Johnson. Ontario: Abbas Akhavan. Quebec: Jon Rafman. The Atlantic: Lisa Lipton. The programs are produced in partnership with The Art Gallery of Nova Scotia.
View the art of this year's Sobey Art Award finalists:
- West Coast: Raymond Boisjoly
- Prairies and the North: Sarah Anne Johnson
- Ontario: Abbas Akhavan
- Quebec: Jon Rafman
- The Atlantic: Lisa Lipton