Nominations for the 2016 Kenny Doren Award are now closed.
This year's winner of the 2016 Kenny Doren Award is Annie Dunning.
Annie says" It is an honor and a pleasure to receive the Kenny Doren award. It has reminded me, once again, of what an incredible artist and individual Kenny was. Through this award Ed Video has found a way for his generosity to continue to be felt. Thanks Kenny, we miss you."
You can see some of Annie's work here: www.anniedunning.com Annie's current show is Echo/Locations at Kitchener-Waterloo Art Gallery. Exhibition runs May 21- September 4, 2016
Curated by Crystal Mowry
Kenny Doren was a Canadian multi-media artist and composer whose practice employed musical interventions and political discourse utilizing video and performance. His art installations, videos, and digital operas have been presented in Canada, China, Finland, France, and the U.S.A. He was an Ed Video honourary lifetime member, a dear friend, a great artist and a champion of artist-run centres and galleries across Canada.
To honour Kenny’s spirit we have established this annual award to be presented to an extraordinary community individual who has demonstrated a strong artistic practice in or contribution to media art with an emphasis in audio.