arts 06.7.05

Award Winners

Academy Awards
Best Picture: Million Dollar Baby
Best Actor in a Leading Role: Jamie Foxx, Ray
Best Actress in a Leading Role: Hilary Swank, Million Dollar Baby

AVN Awards
[Adult Video]
Best Film: The Masseuse

Cannes Film Festival
Palme d'Or: L'Enfant, Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne
Grand Prix: Broken Flowers, Jim Jarmusch

CFDA Awards
Womenswear Designer of the Year: Vera Wang
Menswear Designer of the Year: John Varvatos

Edgar Awards
Best Novel: California Girl by T. Jefferson Parker

Emmy Awards
Outstanding Comedy Series: Arrested Development
Outstanding Drama Series: The Sopranos

Grammy Awards
Record of the Year: Here We Go Again by Ray Charles and Norah Jones
Album of the Year: Genius Loves Company
Song of the Year: Daughters by John Mayer
Best New Artist: Maroon5

Hugo Awards
[Science Fiction]
Novel: Paladin of Souls by Lois McMaster Bujold

Interactive Achievement Awards
[Computer Games]
Game of the Year: Half-Life 2

James Beard Awards
Outstanding Chef Award: Mario Batali, Babbo
Best NYC Chef: Andrew Carmellini, Cafe Boulud
Best New Restaurant: Per Se
Rising Star Chef of the Year: Christopher Lee, Striped Bass (Philadelphia)

Man Booker Prize
The Line of Beauty by Alan Hollinghurst

MTV Movie Awards
Best Movie: Napoleon Dynamite

National Book Awards
Fiction: The News from Paraguay by Lily Tuck
Nonfiction: Arc of Justice by Kevin Boyle

National Book Critics Circle Award
Fiction: Gilead by Marilynne Robinson
General Nonfiction:
The Reformation: A History by Diarmaid MacCulloch

National Society of Film Critics Awards
Best Film: Million Dollar Baby

Newbery Medal
[Children's Books]
Best Book: Kira-Kira by Cynthia Kadohata

Nobel Prize
[Literature] Elfriede Jelinek

Olivier Awards
[British Theatre]
Best New Play: The History Boys by Alan Bennett
Best New Musical: The Producers

Pulitzer Prize
[Fiction] Gilead by Marilynne Robinson
Washington's Crossing by David Hackett Fischer
[Biography] de Kooning: An American Master by Mark Stevens and Annalyn Swan
[Poetry] Delights & Shadows by Ted Kooser
[Non-Fiction] Ghost Wars by Steve Coll
[Music] Second Concerto for Orchestra by Steven Stucky
[Drama] Doubt by John Patrick Shanley

Pritzker Architecture Prize
Thom Mayne

Tony Awards
Best Play: Doubt
Best Musical: Spamalot
Best Original Score: The Light in the Piazza by Adam Guettel

Whitbread Prize
Book of the Year: Small Island by Andrea Levy
5 List: Newly Designated Landmarks
Germania Bank building
James L. and Lucinda Bedell House
Keuffel & Esser Company Building
Ralph Bunche House
Summit Hotel

twenty-fourth street

recent entries

Up Next, Invitation, the skint

Up Next, the skint

Up Next, The Present Condition of Travel on the Lexington Avenue Subway

See all articles in ARTS

Get a daily dose of MUG
right in your Inbox.