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Trophy 2015, Yael Bartana
On the evening of June 12, 2015, the third exhibition of the Berlin Art Prize opened, showing the works of all thirty nominated artists. On the same night, the jury presented the golden trophies by Yael Bartana – the hand gesture of the Hebrew letter Shin, better known as the “Vulcan salute” – to the three winners. They received prize money and an invitation to a one-month residency on the island of Hydra, Greece, organized in cooperation with the Athens Art School.