The International Center of Photography (ICP) just released their list of 2014 Infinity Award Winners.
ICP will give the 2014 Cornell Capa Lifetime Achievement Award to German-born South African photographer Jürgen Schadeberg, who is known for his depictions of Apartheid.
ICP will also recognize James Welling for his contribution to fine-art photography, and photojournalists Stephanie Sinclair and Jessica Dimmock will be recognized for their work on “Too Young to Wed,” a project about child marriage.
Other award winners include:
The award-winners will be honored in a ceremony at a gala event on Monday, April 28, 2014 in New York City.
The selection committee for this year’s awards included Sean Corcoran, Curator of Prints and Photographs, Museum of the City of New York; Brett Rogers, Director, The Photographers’ Gallery, London; and Carol Squiers, Curator, ICP.
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