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<em>Power</em>, Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego

Power, Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego

8 February - 8 May 2014

The Prix Pictet Power exhibition tour finished at the Museum of Photographic Arts in San Diego. The exhibition will be on show from 8 February to 18 May 2014 and will feature works by the twelve shortlisted artists for the fourth cycle of the prize. This was the second time that a …

<em>Consumption</em> Finalists’ Exhibition, Victoria and Albert Museum, London

Consumption Finalists’ Exhibition, Victoria and Albert Museum, London

22 May - 14 June 2014

The award ceremony for the Prix Pictet Consumption will take place at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London, on 21 May 2014. The exhibition of work by the artists shortlisted will open to the public the following day. Martin Roth, Director of the V&A, said, ‘We are delighted to be working in partnership …

Prix Pictet in Conversation at the V&A

Prix Pictet in Conversation at the V&A

22 May 2014

The Lydia & Manfred Gorvy Lecture Theatre, 18.30 Join artists, critics, curators and journalists at the V&A for an evening of discussion about Consumption, the theme of the fifth cycle of the Prix Pictet – the world’s leading award in photography and sustainability. Finalists work will be on display at the …

<em>Consumption</em>, Palau Robert, Barcelona

Consumption, Palau Robert, Barcelona

29 May - 31 August 2014

The global tour of the fifth Prix Pictet, Consumption, will begin at the Palau Robert in Barcelona. This is the first time that the Prix Pictet has been exhibited in the city, following exhibitions in Madrid for the third and forth cycles of the award.

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Richard Mosse: Prix Pictet Conversations on Photography, Whitechapel Gallery, London

Richard Mosse: Prix Pictet Conversations on Photography, Whitechapel Gallery, London

16 January 2014

A discussion on aesthetics, conflict and the camera with photographer Richard Mosse is the fifth in a series of Prix Pictet talks at the Whitechapel Gallery. Mosse represented Ireland at the 55th Venice Biennale with his multimedia installation The Enclave – depicting Congolese war zones through the use of discontinued …

<em>Power</em>, Aperture Foundation, New York

Power, Aperture Foundation, New York

5 December 2013 - 30 January 2014

Prix Pictet Power will tour to the Aperture Foundation, New York in December 2013. It is the first time that the work of the twelve Power Shortlist artists is travelling to New York. www.aperture.org

<em>Consumption</em> Shortlist Announcement

Consumption Shortlist Announcement

13 November 2013

The shortlist for Prix Pictet Consumption will be announced at a special screening event at Musée d’Art Moderne in Paris on 13 November 2013. The announcement will coincide with the opening of Paris Photo. The Awards Ceremony and Finalists’ Exhibition will then take place at the V&A in London in …

<em>Power</em>, Artstation Gallery, Tel Aviv

Power, Artstation Gallery, Tel Aviv

31 October - 30 November 2013

Prix Pictet Power exhibition will be travelling to Artstation Gallery in Tel Aviv to showcase the work of the twelve shortlisted artists. This is the first time a Prix Pictet exhibition has visited Israel.    

The Prix Pictet Commissions, Somerset House, London

The Prix Pictet Commissions, Somerset House, London

10 - 31 October 2013

This exhibition showcases the work of all four of the Commission winners; Munem Wasif (Water), Ed Kashi (Earth), Chris Jordan (Growth) and Simon Norfolk (Power) at Somerset House, London.

<em>Power</em>, Westbau, Löwenbräu Art Complex, Zurich

Power, Westbau, Löwenbräu Art Complex, Zurich

30 August - 30 September 2013

The Power exhibition is on display in the gallery and exhibition space of Westbau in the Löwenbräu Arts Centre, Zurich. The exhibition opened on 30 August and will be open until 30 September 2013. This is the second time a Prix Pictet exhibition has visited Zurich, following Growth at Galerie Christophe Guye in 2011.

The Commissions – Thessaloniki Museum of Photography

The Commissions – Thessaloniki Museum of Photography

1 August - 29 September 2013

Prix Pictet returned to the Museum of Photography in Thessaloniki for the fourth time, this time showing work from the previous three Commissions. Photographers on display will be Munem Wasif (Water), Ed Kashi (Earth) and Chris Jordan (Growth).

<em>Power</em> Commission, Simon Norfolk, Alt.+1000 Festival, Switzerland

Power Commission, Simon Norfolk, Alt.+1000 Festival, Switzerland

13 July - 22 September 2013

The video presentation Simon Norfolk created to preview his Prix Pictet Power Commission is being screened throughout the Alt.+1000 Festival in Switzerland. This follows on from the first public preview of the photographs he created in the Bamyan Province of Afghanistan, at a screening during the opening week of Les …

Prix Pictet Evening Screening, Les Rencontres d’Arles

Prix Pictet Evening Screening, Les Rencontres d’Arles

Thursday 4 July 2013

The first public preview of the images that Simon Norfolk has made in Afghanistan for the fourth Prix Pictet Commission was the centre piece of a special evening screening at the Théâtre Antique. The theme of the fifth Prix Pictet was also announced at the screening, along with the finalists …

Ahlam Shibli: Prix Pictet Conversations on Photography, Whitechapel Gallery, London

Ahlam Shibli: Prix Pictet Conversations on Photography, Whitechapel Gallery, London

12 June 2013

Prix Pictet held its fourth Conversation on Photography at the Whitechapel Gallery, London. The participants were the artist Ahlam Shibli and Professor of History of Contemporary Art a L’École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts in Paris, Jean-François Chevrier. Ahlam Shibli talked about the ways her photographic work addresses the violent denial of home and …

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