Posts Tagged ‘Mishka Henner’

German Photographer Michael Schmidt Awarded $112,500 Prix Pictet

Posted by on Wednesday May 21, 2014 | Awards/Contests/Grants

Michael Schmidt was awarded the fifth Prix Pictet, a photography prize worth $112,500, in a ceremony this evening at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London. The award is sponsored by Swiss wealth managers the Pictet Group. Schmidt was recognized for his long-term project “Lebensmittel,” translated as “food stuff,” which he made between 2006 and... More

Shortlist for $109K Prix Pictet Announced

Posted by on Thursday November 14, 2013 | Awards/Contests/Grants

The shortlist for the fifth Prix Pictet was announced last night in Paris. Kofi Annan, the former secretary-general of the United Nations, will announce the winner of the CHF 100,000 (approx. $109,218 US) prize, which will be awarded to a photography project fitting the theme “consumption,” on May 21, 2014 at the Victoria and Albert... More

29th Annual ICP Infinity Awards Honors Art, Photo-J, and Photos That Mix Both

Posted by on Thursday May 2, 2013 | Awards/Contests/Grants, Photojournalism

“There is no more meaningful honor than one given by one’s peers,” said photographer David Goldblatt as he accepted the Cornell Capa Lifetime Achievement award last night. Goldblatt’s was the last of the awards given at the 29th Annual International Center of Photography Infinity Awards, an event honoring achievements in photography. The awards presentation, held... More

ICP Infinity Awards to Honor Goldblatt, Henner, de Middel

Posted by on Wednesday January 30, 2013 | Awards/Contests/Grants

South African photographer David Goldblatt will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 29th Annual Infinity Awards, the International Center of Photography (ICP) announced yesterday. The awards will be given at a gala to benefit ICP on May 1 in New York City. Goldblatt, 82, has produced numerous books and museum exhibitions of his work,... More

Deutsche Börse Announces Shortlist for 2013 Photography Prize

Posted by on Monday November 26, 2012 | Awards/Contests/Grants, Fine Art

The four finalists for the 2013 Deutsche Börse Photography Prize, which comes with a 30,000 pound (about $48,000 US) award, have been announced. They are: Mishka Henner, Cristina de Middel, Chris Killip and the duo of Adam Broomberg and Oliver Chanarin. The prize honors a contemporary photographer who has made a significant contribution to the... More