Canadian artists Michael Hosaluk, Louise Lemieux Bérubé, Gordon Peteran, Peter Pierobon and Anna Torma were named finalists for this year's $25,000 Saidye Bronfman Award for Excellence in the Fine Crafts yesterday.
The winner will be announced at an awards ceremony at the Canadian Museum of Civilization in Gatineau, Que., on Sept. 29.
The Saidye Bronfman Award is one of the largest individual visual-arts prizes in Canada.
In addition to the cash prize, works by the award recipient are acquired by the Canadian Museum of Civilization, which is the largest public contemporary craft collection in the country. Unnati Gandhi