Dina Goldstein Among Winners in Just for Laughs Visual Arts Contest

July 20, 2016 at 10:30 am  •  Posted in Exhibitions, News & Events by

© Dina Goldstein (Canada), First Prize in Contemporary Art with Gods of Suburbia.

© Dina Goldstein (Canada), First Prize in Contemporary Art with Gods of Suburbia.

Just for Laughs has announced the winners of its International Visual Arts Contest, and three Canadian photographers have been recognized. Dina Goldstein was designated the first-place winner in the Contemporary Art category for her series Gods of Suburbia. The second-place winners of this category were also Canadians—Marilène Lucas and Geneviève Chouinard of Fluophoto (Canada) for their image Manger religieusement son steak. Through July 30, the Montreal festival will present two exhibitions of work by 45 artists from 20 countries exploring the theme of Satire. Visitors to the exhibitions can can vote for their favourite work, and the artist with the most votes will receive the Public’s Prize.