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Frieze announced its 2019 awards,Mia Locks was appointed senior curator at MOCA Los Angeles,and more.

Company Gallery's presentation of Jonathan Lyndon Chase in the Frame section at Frieze New York 2019 (photo by Mark Blower and courtesy of Mark Blower/Frieze.)

Accolades

TheAssociation of Art Museum Curators(AAMC) and the对象为基础named the 20 curators who will receive its2019 Awards for Excellence.[ARTnews]

Frieze awardedCompany Galleryits 2019 Frame Prize for its presentation by Jonathan Lyndon Chase in Frieze New York'sFramesection.Microscope Galleryreceived an honorable mention for its solo presentation of Takahiko Limura.[via email announcement]

Rachelle Dang,Heather Anne Halpert,Sareh Imani,Victoria Manganiello,Aliza Shvarts,andCrys Yinwere selected forAIR Gallery's  2019–20 Fellowship Program.[AIR Gallery]

Ella Fontanals-Cisneros,Craig Robins,andRaphael Montañez Ortizwere honored atEl Museo del Barrio's 50th-anniversary gala.[via email announcement]

Victoria Manganiello,"Untitled #102" and "Untitled #103" (both 2018),natural and synthetic fiber,artist frame,62 x 30 x 3.5 inches (courtesy of AIR Gallery)

Jenkins Johnson Gallerywas awarded the Frieze Stand Prize for its outstanding solo presentation ofMing Smithin theJAM(Just Above Midtown) section of the fair.Hauser & Wirthalso received an honorable mention for their solo presentation ofJenny Holzerin the main section.[via email announcement]

TheNational Taiwan Museum of Fine Artsin Taichung announced thatHsu Chia-WeiandHo Tzu Nyenwill curate its 2019 Asian Art Biennial.[Artforum]

Massimiliano Pironti,Carl-Martin Sandvold,Charlie Schaffer,andEmma Hopkinsare the finalists for theBP Portrait Award.[BBC]

The recipients of the 2019–20Sharpe-Walentas Studio Programare Yasi Alipour,Patricia Ayres,Dana Buhl,John Edmonds,Jonathan Paul Gillette,Glenn Goldberg,Buhm Hong,Anthony Iacono,Case Jernigan,Tom McGlynn,Nicholas Moenich,Zoe Avery Nelson,Joan Oh,TARWUK,Jason Saager,Mira Schor,and Don Voisine.[via email announcement]

Cameron Welchwas awarded theOne River School's first-ever Emerging Artist Award.[via email announcement]

Opportunities

TheJericho Fellowshipis awarding four prizes for an essay,a play,artwork,and innovative project based on the theme "epiphany." Awardees will receive a grant and be invited to a four-day cultural symposium in Venice,Italy.Applications must be submitted by July 30.[Jericho Fellowship]

TheSharjahArt Foundationinvites photographers to submit their work to the open call forVantage Point Sharjah 7to be presented in an 金博宝188appexhibition opening at Sharjah Art Foundation this summer.The submission deadline is June 1,2019.[Sharjah Art]

Harvey Quaytman,"Mirror to Damascus" (1971),acrylic on canvas,50 x 136 1/4英寸(?哈维Quaytman信任)

Transitions

TheAmerican Academy of Arts and Lettershas revealed its new members and the recipients of its annual awards,includingThelma Golden,who is being given the Award for Distinguished Service to the Arts,andLee Bontecou,who will receive the Gold Medal in Sculpture.[ARTnews]

TheArtCenter College of Designin Pasadena,California,will open a satellite location along gallery row in the Old Bank District of downtown Los Angeles.[Artforum]

Helga Christoffersenwas appointed executive director ofArt Hub Copenhagen.[Artforum]

Jean Cooneywas named director ofTimes Square Arts.[via email announcement]

Patrick Leewas named executive director ofGallery Hyundaiin Seoul.[Artforum]

Mia Lockswas appointed senior curator at theMuseum of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles.[NYT]

Vanja Malloywas appointed director and chief curator of theSyracuse University Art Galleries.[via email announcement]

Alexander Paynehas stepped down asPhillips'sworldwide head of design and deputy chairman in Europe.[ARTnews]

Harvey Quaytmanis now co-represented byBlum & PoeandVan Doren Waxter.[ARTnews]

Obituaries

Terry Allen Kramer (1933–2019),Broadway producer [Deadline]

Giuliano Bugialli (1931–2019),writer and culinary historian [Washington Post]

Beth Carvalho (1946–2019),samba singer,guitarist,and composer [Rio Times]

Wayson Choy (1939–2019),novelist and memoirist [Vancouver Sun]

Corinne Cobson (1956–2019),fashion designer [WWD]

Quentin Fiore (1920–2019),graphic designer [NYT]

Rachel Held Evans (1981–2019),Christian writer [CNN]

Ben Heller (1925–2019),influential New York art collector and dealer who embraced Abstract Expressionism [NYT]

Norma Miller (1919–2019),lindy hop dancer,choreographer,actress,author,and comedian known as the "Queen of Swing" [The Root]

Les Murray (1938–2019),poet,anthologist,and critic [BBC]

Phil Solomon (1954–2019),professor and experimental filmmaker [Westworld]

Judith Sonett (1938–2019),local political and social activist [Riverdale Press]

Jean Vanier(1928 - 2019),philosopher,theologian,and humanitarian [Guardian]

David Winters (1939–2019),dancer and choreographer [Broadway World]

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