Evelyn Taocheng Wang wins Dolf Henkes Prize 2019

Evelyn Taocheng, Wang Yellow Rose Dress Walking in Graveyard, 2017, ink and acrylic on rice paper, mounted on rice paper, agnes b dress, 94 x 87 cm. Photo: Gert Jan van Rooij. Courtesy the artist

Evelyn Taocheng Wang, known for her mixed-media paintings that critique contemporary society and human behaviour, has been announced the winner of the Dolf Henkes Prize 2019. The Henkes Foundation biannually awards the prize to an iconic Rotterdam artist. The other nominees for this award were Roxette Capriles, Priscila Fernandes, and Emma van der Leest. The exhibition with all of the nominees’ work will be on show for one more week at TENT, Rotterdam, through 17 February 2019.

8 February 2019