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The recipient of the 2014 Gershon Iskowitz Prize at the AGO, Vancouver-based artist Liz Magor, returns to Toronto this fall with a solo exhibition of 15 sculptural and photographic works spanning the last two decades. Investigating our desire for comfort and belonging through everyday objects both cast and found, the exhibition Liz Magor: Surrender opens at the Art Gallery of Ontario on Aug. 29, 2015 and runs to Nov. 29, 2015. Magor will give a free public talk on Oct. 28, 2015 in the AGO’s Jackman Hall at 5:30 p.m. This will be followed by a free public reception in Walker Court, during which the winner of the 2015 Gershon Iskowitz Prize will be announced. The award, which is presented annually to an artist who has made an outstanding contribution to the visual arts in Canada, includes a $50,000 cash prize and a solo exhibition at the AGO. “The Gershon Iskowitz Prize at the AGO is one of Canada’s most prestigious and generous

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