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Artistic Merit: 2012 Hugo Boss Prize Finalists Named

The biennial contemporary arts award will be awarded this fall and carries a $100,000 stipend.

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ARTISTIC MERIT: Hugo Boss has its finalists for the 2012 Hugo Boss Prize, a biennial contemporary arts award founded in 1996. On the short list are Trisha Donnelly, Rashid Johnson, Monika Sosnowska, Danh Vo, Tris Vonna-Michell and Qiu Zhijie. The prize will be awarded this fall and carries a $100,000 stipend. “Over the years, the Hugo Boss Prize has become a fixture of our arts-sponsorship program and a key component of our corporate culture,” said Claus-Dietrich Lahrs, chairman and chief executive officer of Hugo Boss AG.