Amidst a crowd of some of the creative world’s most distinguished namesÂ the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation and HUGO BOSS announced Paul Chan as the recipient of the HUGO BOSS PRIZE 2014. The elusive award ceremony was held at the Guggenheim Museum in New York.
Chan, known for using a myriad of artistic practices, was chosen as this year’s winner by a panel of Â influential international curators and directors. His work will be showcased in a solo exhibition at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York in Spring 2015.
The other artists nominated by the jury were Sheela Gowda (India), Camille Henrot (France), Charline von Heyl (Germany), and Hassan Khan (Great Britain).