28th Praemium Imperiale Awards press conference

epa05588424 US photographer Cindy Sherman attends a press conference for the 28th Praemium Imperiale in Tokyo, Japan, 17 October 2016. The Praemium Imperiale is a global arts prize awarded annually by the Japan Art Association. Five laureates are nominated in the fields of Painting, Sculpture, Architecture, Music and Theatre/Film. For its 28th edition, the Praemium Imperiale awards have been given to US photographer Cindy Sherman, French sculptor Annette Messager, Brazilian architect Paulo Mendes da Rocha, Latvian musician Gidon Kremer and US film director Martin Scorsese. EPA/FRANCK ROBICHON |