Shen Wei - Awards and Distinctions

Awards and Distinctions

  • New York City Center Artist-in-Residence Fellow (2012)
  • Artist to Artist Award for Exceptional Merit in Contribution to the Arts (2011)
  • Park Avenue Armory Artist-in-Residence Fellow (2011)
  • Algur H. Meadows Prize (2010)
  • Asian American Arts Alliance Award (2010)
  • Young Global Leader Honoree, World Economic Forum (2009)
  • MacArthur Foundation Fellow (2007)
  • US Artist Fellow (2007)
  • The John F. Kennedy Performing arts Center Five Years Artist in Residency (2007–2013)
  • Les Etoiles de Ballet at the Palais des Festival (2006)
  • Helpmann Awards for Performing Arts in Australia: Best Ballet or Dance Work (2005)
  • Nijinsky Award for Emerging Choreographer (2004)
  • Guggenheim Fellow (2001)
  • New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship (2000)
  • First Prize at the National Modern Dance Competition, China (1994)

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