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25 Award Winners
Every Person in New York

1
Pulitzer Prize for Poetry
Life on Mars by Tracy K. Smith


2
National Art Awards Lifetime Achievement Award
James Rosenquist


3
Winner of the Hasselblad Foundation International Award in Photography
Paul Graham


4
Webby Awards/Best Science Website
Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering


5
Accademia del Profumo/Best Female Perfume
Valentina


6
The Grawemeyer Award for Improving World Order
Severine Autesserre, for analysis of what went wrong in Congo


7
Cannes Film Festival Palme d'Or
Amour


8
2012 Newbery Medal Winner/Distinguished Children's Book
Dead End in Norvelt by Jack Gantos


9
Best Female Athlete 2010, The Espys
Brittney Griner for basketball


10
Lowell Thomas Travel Journalist of the Year (2011)
Rick Steves


11
Comic Con Eisner Award/Best New Graphic Album (novel)
Jim Henson's Tale of Sand by Jim Henson, Jerry Juhl, Ramón Pérez


12
James Beard Rising Star Chef of the Year Award
Christina Tosi


13
Blues Music Award Winner/Best New Artist Debut
Runaway by Samantha Fish


14
Wallpaper Design Award/Best New Public Building
Hepworth Wakefield by David Chipperfield Architects


15
The Edgars/Best First Mystery Novel by an American Author
Gone by Mo Hayder


16
Tribeca Film World Narrative Competition Award Winner
War Witch


17
Pritzker Prize for Architecture
Wang Shu


18
The New York Press Club Awards for Journalism,
Outstanding Enterprise or Investigative Reporting
Matt Apuzzo, Adam Goldman, Chris Hawley, Eileen Sullivan, Associated Press, for NYPD Spies on NYC


19
Cooper-Hewitt National Design Awards Lifetime Achievement
Richard Saul Wurman


20
Costa Book Award, Book of the Year 2011
Pure by Andrew Miller


21
Council of Fashion Designers of America
Menswear Designer of the Year
Billy Reid


22
Eurovision Song Contest
Euphoria by Loreen (Sweden)


23
Writers Guild Award Winner/Drama Series
Breaking Bad


24
Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Play
Tribes by Nina Raine


25
Consumer Electronics Show Best in Show:
LG's 55-inch TV, the snappily named 55EM9600


Jason Polan started Every Person in New York in March of 2008. He plans on working on the project until it is finished. Look for Every Person in New York on Tuesdays in MUG and daily at Jason's site.


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