Prices for Hong Kong artist Matthew Wong also continued their ascent, exceeding the high estimate several times over.
A Yang Fudong video featuring K-pop superstar Jackson Wang was also released at the opening on Saturday.
The committee selects which galleries can join Ocula as members, ensuring only leading galleries appear on the site.
The award follows Graciela Iturbide's win for Outstanding Contribution to Photography last month.
International galleries Balice Hertling, Gladstone Gallery, and Pilar Corrias will all take part in the event for the first time.
Fifty-nine participants have been named for the event, which takes inspiration from the legal personhood granted to rivers, parks, and mountains in recent years.
More than 600 people have been killed by the military junta since they ousted Aung San Suu Kyi's elected government in February.
Projects by digital artists Pak and Mad Dog Jones are up for grabs in the auction houses' inaugural NFT sales this month.
The gallery's first exhibition includes works by Katharina Grosse, Norbert Bisky, Friedrich Kunath, and Alicja Kwade.
The exhibition builds on Arundhati Roy's essay arguing Covid-19 is a chance to break with the past.
Auctions at Christie's this month brought in results that rival the highest prices paid for contemporary art at auction in 2020.
'There may be no great gathering, no orchestrated coming together in one time and place; instead it might be a dispersal, an invisible fermentation,' the curators said.
Gary Simmons and Cindy Sherman both signed with the mega gallery after departing Metro Pictures.
Year-long junior and senior fellowships have been added to the residency program launched last year by 24-year-old Joseph Awuah-Darko.
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