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Consumption shortlist announced

Consumption shortlist announced

The announcement for the shortlist for Prix Pictet Consumption has been made. At a ceremony at Musée d’Art Moderne in Paris, 11 artists have been selected. They are;  Adam Bartos (United States), Motoyuki Daifu (Japan), Rineke Dijkstra (Netherlands), Hong Hao (China), Mishka Henner (Belgium), Juan Fernando Herrán (Colombia), Boris Mikhailov (Ukraine), Abraham …

Prix Pictet at Les Rencontres d’Arles

Prix Pictet at Les Rencontres d’Arles

The first public preview of the images that Simon Norfolk, winner of the fourth Prix Pictet Commission, has made in Afghanistan was the centrepiece of a special evening screening at the Théâtre Antique in Arles. This presentation coincided with the announcement of the theme, Consumption, and Jury for the fifth Cycle …

From Amsterdam to Arles and on…

From Amsterdam to Arles and on…

With the Power exhibition running at Huis Marseilles, Amsterdam until 16 June the Prix Pictet is gearing up for a busy summer with openings to come at the Beirut Exhibition Center in June, Thessaloniki Museum of Photography in July and Westbau, Löwenbräu Art Complex Zurich in September. In addition, there  will be an …

Prix Pictet featured in Swiss publication L’Hebdo

Prix Pictet featured in Swiss publication L’Hebdo

Prix Pictet Power was featured in the Swiss Newspaper L’Hebdo, in an article which contained a commentary on their preferred works from the shortlist. Click the link below to view the full article.

Evening Standard gives Prix Pictet 5 Star Review

Evening Standard gives Prix Pictet 5 Star Review

The Evening Standard gave the Prix Pictet launch a glowing review in an edition published last week. Stating that the work was of an ‘astonishingly high standard’ and commenting that the 12 photographers of the shortlist serve as a ‘reminder of the continuing significance of documentary photographers worldwide’. The show …

Prix Pictet Winner and Commission Announced

Prix Pictet Winner and Commission Announced

Luc Delahaye was announced as the winner of the Prix Pictet Power at the Saatchi Gallery, London on 9 October 2012. Delahaye was shortlisted for his 10-image submission drawn from the outstanding body of work that he made from 2008-2011, and was awarded by an independent Jury of 8 people. This …

Power in the Press

Power in the Press

The Shortlist for the fourth edition of the Prix Pictet was announced on 4 July 2012 at Les Rencontres d’Arles, France. The independent jury shortlisted twelve artists from ten countries for the award, the winner of which will be announced by Kofi Annan on 9 October at the Saatchi Gallery. …

Power: The Fourth Prix Pictet Shortlist

Power: The Fourth Prix Pictet Shortlist

The names of twelve photographers shortlisted for the fourth Prix Pictet, Power, were announced last night at Les Rencontres d’Arles, during an evening screening in the Theatre Antique attended by hundreds of photographers, journalists, critics, and gallerists there for the opening events of the global photography festival. The artists, all …

Photographers from 76 Countries in Competition for Prix Pictet

Photographers from 76 Countries in Competition for Prix Pictet

Submissions for the fourth cycle of the Prix Pictet are now in, and in total we received 643 nominations for work by photographers in 76 countries, including the most substantial ever showing of work from the Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific.

Prix Pictet Conversations in Photography: Mitch Epstein and Simon Baker

Prix Pictet Conversations in Photography: Mitch Epstein and Simon Baker

The second Prix Pictet Conversation on Photography hosted by the Prix Pictet, in collaboration with The Whitechapel Gallery, will be taking place on Saturday 12 May 2012. Mitch Epstein, winner of the Third Prix Pictet – Growth, will be in conversation with Simon Baker, Curator of International Art and Photography …