Anneka Lenssen 2019 winner of the Prince Pierre of Monaco Foundation’s Prize for a Critical Essay on Contemporary Art
An essay by assistant Professor Anneka Lenssen has been awarded the 2019 Prince Pierre of Monaco Foundation’s Prize for a Critical Essay on Contemporary Art. Lenssen’s prize-winning essay, “Abstraction of the Many? Finding Plenitude in Arab Painting,” will be published in the catalogue to the upcoming exhibition Taking Shape: Abstraction from the Arab World, 1950s-1980s, opening at NYU’s Grey Art Gallery in January 2020. Lenssen was nominated by Nada Shabout. The Foundation’s announcement is here.