Congratulations to Walid Raad for being one of the six finalists in this year’s Hugo Boss Prize:

Richard Armstrong, Director, Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation and Museum, and Claus-Dietrich Lahrs, Chairman of the Managing Board and CEO, Hugo Boss AG, today announced the short list for the Hugo Boss Prize 2010. Established in 1996 to recognize significant achievement in contemporary art, this biennial award is administered by the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation and juried by a distinguished international panel of museum directors, curators, and critics.

Galerie Sfeir-Semler, Hamburg, Beirut / Anthony Reynolds Gallery, London © Walid Raad

Galerie Sfeir-Semler, Hamburg, Beirut / Anthony Reynolds Gallery, London © Walid Raad

Best of luck!