Posts Tagged ‘Camilo José Vergara’

Camilo Jose Vergara Is First Photographer to Win National Medal of Humanities

Posted by on Friday July 12, 2013 | Awards/Contests/Grants

Sociologist, writer and documentary photographer Camilo José Vergara is the first photographer to win a National Medal of Humanities. On July 10, President Obama awarded 24 National Medals of Arts & Humanities for 2012– Vergara included for his “stark visual representation of American cities” over the past four decades. The National Medal of Humanities recognizes those... More