German Giga Hertz Prize for Brian Eno
The composer Brian Eno has won Giga Hertz Prize for electronic music. He received the prize, €10000 (appr. $12448), from the Karlsruhe Centre for Art and Media Technology (ZKM) at the Imatronic Festival.
He was given the award for the whole artistic work in his life, described as the "musical transgressions and his innovative thinking in the field of internet and sound installation".