Martha Rosler. Photo: Martha Rosler

Martha Rosler Wins 2017 Hamburg Lichtwark Prize

American artist Martha Rosler has been awarded the 2017 Hamburg Lichtwark Prize and will receive nearly $12,000. Established by the Senate of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg in 1951, the prize is named for art historian, museum curator, and arts educator Alfred Lichtwark. It is awarded every five years to a painter, draftsman, or sculptor whose works have made a significant impact in the world of visual arts.