Posts Tagged ‘International Center of Photography’

David Bailey, Zanele Muholi Among Honorees at ICP Infinity Awards 2016

Posted by on Wednesday April 13, 2016 | Awards/Contests/Grants

  The International Center of Photography (ICP ) honored their 2016 Infinity Award winners at a gala in New York City on April 11. David Bailey, the fashion and portrait photographer, received the 2016 Infinity Award for Lifetime Achievement. The award for Documentary & Photojournalism went to South African photographer/activist Zanele Muholi. The Art award... More

ICP Celebrates Infinity Award Winners (Recap and Video Links)

Posted by on Tuesday April 29, 2014 | Awards/Contests/Grants, Fashion, Fine Art, Photojournalism

Last night the International Center of Photography honored photographers working in photojournalism, fine-art and fashion at the 30th annual Infinity Awards. The awards were inaugurated in 1985 as a way to recognize outstanding achievements by photographers working in various genres within the medium. It was the first Infinity Awards ceremony for new ICP director Mark Lubell,... More

What Does Robert Capa’s “Close Enough” Rule Mean Today?

Posted by on Wednesday December 4, 2013 | Photojournalism

“If your pictures aren’t good enough, you’re not close enough,” Robert Capa famously said. But was he right? To celebrate the 100th birthday of Robert Capa and the upcoming show “Capa in Color” at the International Center of Photography, Magnum Photos has been asking photographers to reflect on the great photojournalist’s legacy—and his famous adage—... More

ICP Appoints Mark Lubell New Executive Director

Posted by on Tuesday November 19, 2013 | Uncategorized

The board of trustees of the International Center of Photography (ICP) has named Mark Lubell to be its new executive director. He replaces Mark Robbins, who left the job as director of the museum and school after 19 months to become President and CEO of the American Academy in Rome. Lubell was Director of Magnum... More

ICP Executive Director Leaves Job After 19 Months

Posted by on Wednesday November 6, 2013 | Uncategorized

Mark Robbins, executive director of the International Center of Photography, is leaving November 15, the ICP board of trustees announced October 30. On the same day, the American Academy in Rome announced Robbins had been hired as its President and CEO, effective January 2014. Robbins became ICP executive director May 5, 2012, succeeding Willis “Buzz”... More

ICP Announces Artists in 2013 Triennial

Posted by on Wednesday April 10, 2013 | Fine Art

A.K. Burns, Lucas Foglia, Jim Goldberg, Mishka Henner, Thomas Hirschorn, Andrea Longacre-White, Gideon Mendel, Trevor Paglen, Michael Schmelling, Mikhail Subotzky and Patrick Waterhouse are among the 28 artists selected for the 2013 Triennial at the International Center of Photography (ICP). This survey of contemporary photography and video from around the world opens May 17. The... More

Moriyama, Ai Weiwei to Be Honored at ICP Infinity Awards

Posted by on Thursday February 9, 2012 | Awards/Contests/Grants, Fine Art, Photojournalism

Photographer Daido Moriyama will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award and Ai Weiwei, the Chinese artist and dissident, will receive the Cornell Capa Award at the 2010 International Center of Photography Awards. The gala event will take place in New York on May 2. The International Center of Photography (ICP) has also announced other recipients of... More

Does Being a Woman Make it Harder to Be a Photographer?

Posted by on Wednesday January 11, 2012 | Photojournalism

On balance, not so much. That was the consensus of the women photojournalists who participated in the panel discussion “Groundbreaking Women in Photography,” organized by the International Center of Photography in New York on January 10. The first in a series of annual “Spotlight” events ICP will hold to raise funds for its programs, the... More

ICP Director Willis Hartshorn to Step Down

Posted by on Wednesday August 24, 2011 | Fine Art

Willis “Buzz” Hartshorn, director of the International Center of Photography since 1994, confirmed today that he will leave his position as soon as his replacement is hired. Hartshorn, who has been diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease, says he is leaving his role at ICP for health reasons. The board of trustees announced his decision publicly in... More

Elliott Erwitt, Ruth Gruber to be Honored at 2011 ICP Infinity Awards

Posted by on Thursday February 10, 2011 | Awards/Contests/Grants, Fashion, Fine Art, Photojournalism

The International Center of Photography has announced the recipients of the 27th Annual Infinity Awards, which will be celebrated May 10 at a gala in New York City. Magnum photographer Elliott Erwitt will receive this year’s Lifetime Achievement Award. Ruth Gruber, who is known as much for her writing and humanitarian activism as for her... More