The 2016 Alice Award

The 2016 Alice was awarded to the Frazier History Museum for the book Kentucky by Design: The Decorative Arts and American Culture, edited by Andrew Kelly and published by the University Press of Kentucky.

The Alice 2016 jury:

  • Paula Cooper, Paula Cooper Gallery
  • David Godine, Publisher, David R. Godine
  • Katy Homans, Book Designer
  • Gianfranco Monacelli, Publisher, The Monacelli Press
  • Jock Reynolds, Director, Yale University Art Gallery

The Alice was presented by Joan K. Davidson October 2016 in New York City.

The Alice 2016 short list:

  • African Art in the Barnes Foundation: The Triumph of L’Art nègre and the Harlem Renaissance
    Barnes Foundation, Philadelphia, PA
  • Apparitions: Frottages and Rubbings from 1860 to Now
    Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA and Menil Collection, Houston, TX
  • Making it Modern: The Folk Art Collection of Elie and Viola Nadelman
    New-York Historical Society, New York, NY
  • A Portrait of Fashion: Six Centuries of Dress at the National Portrait Gallery
    National Portrait Gallery, London, UK