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The 2018 Alice Award

The 2018 Alice was awarded to Bard Graduate Center for the book Visual Voyages: Images of Latin American Nature from Columbus to Darwin, by Daniela Bleichmar. Published by Yale University Press in association with the Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens.

The Alice 2018 jury:

R.O. Blechman, Illustrator

Paula Cooper, Director, Paula Cooper Gallery

David Godine, Publisher

Sharon Helgason Gallagher, President & Publisher, Artbook/D.A.P.

Ian Wardropper, Director, Frick Collection

Chair: Jock Reynolds, Director, Yale University Art Gallery

The Alice was presented by Joan K. Davidson October 2018 in New York City.

The Alice 2018 short list:

  • Debi Cornwall: Welcome to Camp America, Inside Guantánamo Bay
    Radius Books, Santa Fe, NM


  • "O’er the Wide and Tractless Sea": Original Art of the Yankee Whale Hunt
    New Bedford Whaling Museum, New Bedford, MA

Alice awardees

Alice (pdf)


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