Sobey Art Award Exhibition [Art Gallery of Alberta]

View works of art by the winner and four finalists of the 2019 Sobey Art Award.

Widely recognized as the pre-eminent prize for Canadian artists 40 and under, the Sobey Art Award continues to attract national and international attention. Presented annually, the prize celebrates some of this country’s most exciting young artists — most of whom go on to artistic careers of considerable renown — while also providing significant financial recognition.

On view for the first time at the Art Gallery of Alberta, the Sobey Art Award exhibition features works by this year’s five shortlisted artists: Stephanie Comilang, Nicolas Grenier, Kablusiak, Anne Low and D’Arcy Wilson. Certain to fascinate, challenge and inspire, this group exhibition offers visitors an opportunity to experience the best and brightest in Canadian contemporary art.

The winner of the 2019 Sobey Art Award was announced at the Art Gallery of Alberta on November 15.

Organized by the National Gallery of Canada and the Sobey Art Foundation in collaboration with the Art Gallery of Alberta.

Learn more about the Sobey Art Award


Saturday, October 5, 2019 to Sunday, January 5, 2020


Art Gallery of Alberta
2 Sir Winston Churchill Sq
Edmonton, AB T5J 2C1

Meet this year’s shortlisted artists


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Join us at the Art Gallery of Alberta from October 5, 2019 to January 5, 2020 for the 2019 Sobey Art Award exhibition.

Sobey Art Award 2019


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