Aimia | AGO Photography Prize

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The Aimia | AGO Photography Prize announced the long list of 14 finalists from all over the world. This $50,000 award, formerly known as the Grange Prize, recognizes artists whose work over the last five years shows great potential.

The Aimia | AGO Photography Prize 2013 long list includes:
•    Edgardo Aragón (Mexico)
•    Jessica Eaton (Canada)
•    Em’Kal Eyongakpa (Cameroon)
•    LaToya Ruby Frazier (U.S.)
•    Regina José Galindo (Guatemala)
•    Ron Jude (U.S.)
•    Tomoko Kikuchi (Japan)
•    Emanuel Licha (Canada)
•    Abraham Oghobase (Nigeria)
•    Chino Otsuka (Japan)
•    Erin Shirreff (Canada)
•    Dan Siney (Canada)
•    Efrat Shvily (Israel)
•    Lucie Stahl (Germany)

From this list, four artists (including at least one Canadian) will be selected for the short list. These artists will be awarded a six-week residency in Canada and an exhibition at the Art Gallery of Ontario. The winner will be selected by a public vote. For more information, please visit the Aimia | AGO Photography Prize blog.

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