Erik van Lieshout winner of Dr. A.H. Heineken Prize for the art

The international jury for the Dr A.H. Heineken Prize for Art has unanimously selected Dutch visual artist Erik van Lieshout as this year’s laureate. Van Lieshout will receive a cash prize of €100,000, half of which is meant to finance a publication and/or exhibition. The award ceremony will take place in Amsterdam on Thursday September 27th 2018.  Van Lieshout is a former participant of De Ateliers and is regularly present as a guest tutor.