Posts Tagged ‘Michael Christopher Brown’

Benson, Calle, Brown’s Libyan Sugar to Be Honored at ICP Infinity Awards 2017

Posted by on Thursday January 12, 2017 | Awards/Contests/Grants

The International Center of Photography (ICP) has announced their list of 2017 ICP Infinity Awards honorees. The 33rd annual awards will be presented on Monday, April 24 in New York City. The 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award will be given to Harry Benson,  who has photographed cultural icons from the 1960s to 2000s and done documentary work, including photographing the... More

Michael Christopher Brown, Gregory Halpern Win Paris Photo-Aperture Book Awards

Posted by on Friday November 11, 2016 | Awards/Contests/Grants

Michael Christopher Brown has won the $10,000 First PhotoBook Award from the Paris Photo-Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards. He won the prize, which is given for an outstanding first monograph, for his book Libyan Sugar (published by Twin Palms), which looks at the Magnum photographer’s experience covering the Libyan civil war. Gregory Halpern’s ZZYZX (published by... More

If We Spend $25K On A Photo Essay, Readers Should Pay to See It, Says Harper’s Publisher

Posted by on Friday October 4, 2013 | Business, Media, Photojournalism

Harper’s publisher John R. MacArthur wrote a letter for the October issue of the magazine in which he took a strong stand against publishing free writing and photography on the web. He tackles the question of how journalism should be funded and distributed today, arguing that publishers, readers and journalists should reject the idea that... More

Sandy Fundraisers: Great Photographers Selling Prints For Sandy Relief (Updated)

Posted by on Wednesday November 14, 2012 | Events, Fine Art, Photojournalism, Social Media/Web

A print sale fundraiser for Hurricane Sandy relief featuring $50 prints of iPhone photographs from a great list of photographers will take place this Monday, November 19 at Foley Gallery in New York. Organized by Wyatt Gallery, Michael Foley, Ben Lowy and Ruddy Roye, and curated by Jun Lee, the show includes photos by Lowy,... More