Nan Goldin photographed at the Palace of Versailles in May 2019.

Personality of the Year

Nan Goldin

21 Nov 2019

Museum Opening of the Year

Africa Museum, Tervuren

21 Nov 2019
Frank Bowling, photographed in his studio in London for Apollo in April 2017. Photo: © Alastair Levy

Artist of the Year

Frank Bowling

21 Nov 2019

Book of the Year

‘Nicholas Hilliard: Life of an Artist’ by Elizabeth Goldring

21 Nov 2019
Deser for Jacques-Laure Le Tonnelier, Bailli de Breteuil (detail; c. 1778), Luigi Valadier, installation view, Frick Collection, New York, 2018. Patrimonio Nacional, Palacio Real, Madrid and Museo Arqueológico Nacional, Madrid. Photo: Michael Bodycomb

Exhibition of the Year

‘Luigi Valadier: Splendor in Eighteenth-Century Rome’

21 Nov 2019
Self-portrait (detail; 1942), Van Leo. Van Leo Collection at the Arab Image Foundation, Beirut

Digital Innovation of the Year

Arab Image Foundation

21 Nov 2019
Intaglio with bust of Antinous (131–38 AD), Italy or Greece

Acquisition of the Year

Gems from the Sangiorgi Collection

21 Nov 2019

Artist of the year

15 Nov 2019

Book of the Year

15 Nov 2019

Haig Aivazian

Beirut

4 Sep 2019
Photo: Sofia Dadourian

Reem Fadda

Director, Abu Dhabi Cultural Foundation, Abu Dhabi

4 Sep 2019
Photo: Matin Jameie; courtesy Dastan’s Basement

Hormoz Hematian

Founding Director, Dastan’s Basement, Tehran

4 Sep 2019

Dana Farouki

New York

4 Sep 2019

Sophia Al-Maria

London

4 Sep 2019

Adib Dada

Beirut

4 Sep 2019

Dyala Nusseibeh

Director, Abu Dhabi Art, Abu Dhabi and London

4 Sep 2019

Ismail Fayed

Writer and critic, Cairo

4 Sep 2019

Alia Fattouh

Director, Athr Gallery, Jeddah

4 Sep 2019
Photo: Rick van Lent

Nora Razian

Head of Exhibitions, Jameel Arts Centre, Dubai

4 Sep 2019