Photo of Candice Hopkins courtesy of Thatcher Keats.

Candice Hopkins Wins Independent Curators International’s 2022 Leo Award

New York-based nonprofit Independent Curators International—known for its support of curators and artists, and its fabulous parties that do so—has chosen curator Candice Hopkins as the 2022 honoree of its annual Leo Award. Named after the late Italian American art dealer Leo Castelli, the highly prestigious award is given to an individual each year to acknowledge their outstanding achievements and contributions to the contemporary world. This year’s accolade honors the Carcross/Tagish First Nation citizen’s efforts to diversify curatorial perspectives and bring light to new artists and important causes.

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