Posts Tagged ‘Chris Jordan’

Video Pick: Chris Jordan’s “Midway,” on Beauty in Environmental Activism

Posted by on Wednesday March 18, 2015 | PDN Video Picks

MIDWAY a Message from the Gyre : a short film by Chris Jordan from Midway on Vimeo. Chris Jordan, the photographer and conservationist, has spent his career exploring the harmful consequences of our thoughtless consumption and the pollution we create, while also making images that are often eerily beautiful. At the Society for Photographic Education... More

Mitch Epstein Awarded $111K Prix Pictet

Posted by on Thursday March 17, 2011 | Awards/Contests/Grants, Fine Art

American photographer Mitch Epstein is the winner of the third annual Prix Pictet photography prize. Kofi Annan, Prix Pictet’s honorary president, announced the winner at a ceremony in Paris today. The award, which carries a 100,000 CHF ($111,298) prize, was created in 2008 by the Geneva-based private bank Pictet & Cie. It recognizes photographic work... More