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Wonder Why Isa Genzken Was Chosen For The Nasher Prize? Watch This Video To Learn More.

by Anne Bothwell 11 Mar 2019 3:52 PM

Some consider the 70-year-old German our greatest living female sculptor.


Why was Isa Genzken chosen as this year’s Nasher Prize Laureate? Laura Hoptman, Executive Director of The Drawing Center, says 70-year-old Genzken is both “relentless” and “rigorous.”

“She is our greatest living female sculptor,” says Hoptman. Watch this video, produced by Quin Mathews for The Nasher Sculpture Center and Art&Seek. And learn more about Genzken, and all the Nasher Laureates, in the Nasher Prize section of our site.