9 Oct 2010

Walters Prize awarded

6:06 am on 9 October 2010

An Auckland-based artist has won New Zealand's most prestigious contemporary art award.

Christchurch-born artist, Dan Arps, 34, has been awarded the Walters Prize 2010, along with $50,000 and an all-expenses paid trip to New York.

The award is made every two years.