The catalog for last summer’s Menil exhibition Ancestors of the Lake: Art of Lake Sentani and Humboldt Bay, New Guinea has won the third annual Prix International du Livre d’Art Tribal (International Tribal Art Book Prize). An esteemed panel of jurors from Tribal Art Magazine, Sotheby’s, and academia who called it, “a stunning look at the region’s distinctive art.” The Menil Collection published the book, which was edited by Virginia-Lee Webb, the show’s curator. It’s $50 from Yale University Press, but only $23.97 & eligible for FREE Super Saver Shipping on Amazon!
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