Posted on October 2, 2013
By Rossella Alfani
On the occasion of the ’ Annual Live & Silent Auction , Miuccia Prada and Germano Celant are the recipients of two awards of the ‘Independent Curators Internationa l (ICI) in New York.
On 19 November 2013, the President of the Fondazione Prada will be awarded the “Leo Award”, while Celant, director of the Prada Foundation, will receive the award “The Agnes Gund Curatorial Award.”
Here’s why the double recognition: “ICI present together the two awards to honor the work of a team of curators . Miuccia Prada and Germano Celant receive such recognition for their contributions to the world of contemporary art , for the activities at the international level of the Prada Foundation and for the exhibition ‘When Attitudes Become Form: Bern 1969/Venice 2013’ which focused on history of art exhibitions and the figure of the independent curator.”
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