Modern Dazed, the joint venture between Modern Media and Dazed Media, has announced the honourees in its inaugural NOWNESS Awards.
The awards celebrate breakthrough cultural excellence in film and video, identifying 'ones-to-watch for 2020 as spotlighted by the NOWNESS team and its creative community'. The winners will be celebrated at at the Modern Media Gallery at the V&A in London this evening.
Photographer and filmmaker Campbell Addy, artist Korakrit Arunanondchai, artist, musician, poet and film director Baloji, artist, choreographer Ivan Blackstock, artist, director and choreographer Holly Blakey, filmmaker, photographer and artist Rhea Dillon, writer and director A.V. Rockwell, artist Jacolby Satterwhite, film director Sandra Winther and director and writer Xinyuan Xheng Lu.
Jurors for the award include Dazed Media’s Co-Founder Jefferson Hack; film director Luca Guadagnino; artist Martine Syms; Artistic Director of The Serpentine Gallery Hans Ulrich Obrist; artist Daniel Arsham; designer Matthew Williams; filmmaker Jenn Nkiru; artist Andrew Thomas Huang; model and designer Alexa Chung; designer and artist Michele Lamy; artist and stage designer Es Devlin; Artistic Director of the Haus der Kunst Andrea Lissoni, stylist Lucia Liu and model Lily Cole to name a few.
28 November 2019