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Laureates at Paris Photo

Laureates at Paris Photo

Prix Pictet and Paris Photo collaborated to stage a special event at the Passage de Retz, Paris, on Thursday 19 November 2009. Francis Hodgson, the chairman of the Prix Pictet Earth jury conducted a private guided viewing of the shortlist as part of the VIP programme for Paris Photo, and was accompanied by the winner of this year’s award, Nadav Kander.

The evening also marked the launch of Far East, Far West, the first book by Prix Pictet Water laureate, Benoît Aquin.  There was also a small exhibition of Benoît Aquin’s photographs from Far East, Far West produced in collaboration with Aquin’s Montreal-based gallery, Galerie Pangée.