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Lorenzo Lotto, The Virgin and Child with Saints Roch and Sebastian, c. 1521–1524, oil on canvas, 81.8 × 108.5 cm. National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa
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Nominations for the 2019 Sobey Art Award are now open!
The award’s long list of nominees will be announced on April 16, followed by the release of the shortlist on June 12. Until then, get to know the 2018 winner and shortlisted artists in the short videos below.
Learn more about Joi T. Arcand
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