Winners of the fourth annual Mary Sawyers Baker Prize were announced last night during a special edition of MPT's Artworks This Week co-hosted by Rhea Feikin and Tom Hall. The winners are...
Sculptor David Knopp
Photographer/Multi-Disciplinary Artist Alex Heilner
Musician Nathan Bell
They took home $25,000 each, while b-grant winners Brent Crothers, Miranda Pfieffer, Smooth Kentucky, Marcia Wolfson Ray, Tiffany Jones, Chris Bathgate, Lauren Simonutti, Yoshi Fujii, and Ellen Durkan each received $1,000. Past Baker Prize recipients include Shodekeh, Gary Kachadourian, Audrey Chen, Carl Grubbs, Karen Yasinsky, and Richard Cleaver. This year's winners will have their work exhibited at the BMA from September 5 to October 7.