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<em>Disorder</em>, Somerset House, London

Disorder, Somerset House, London

5 - 17 January 2016

The sixth cycle of Prix Pictet arrived in London on 5 January. The exhibition featured the work of the twelve shortlisted photographers at Somerset House. This marks the second occasion the Prix Pictet has had an event at Somerset House, the first of which was a retrospective exhibition showcasing four of the Prix …
Valérie Belin: Prix Pictet Conversations on Photography, Whitechapel Gallery, London

Valérie Belin: Prix Pictet Conversations on Photography, Whitechapel Gallery, London

5 November 2015

7pm Zilkha Auditorium Ahead of the announcement of the winner of the sixth cycle of the Prix Pictet on 12 November, shortlisted artist Valérie Belin is joined in conversation by Paul Wombell, an independent curator and writer on photography. Pushing the boundaries of conventional, realist photography, Belin exploits the possibilities of digital manipulation, …
<em>Consumption</em>, BA-TSU Art Gallery, Tokyo

Consumption, BA-TSU Art Gallery, Tokyo

3 - 18 October 2015

The fifth cycle of Prix Pictet will next tour to BA-TSU Art Gallery, Tokyo. It will run between 3 – 18 October 2015 and will feature the work of the shortlisted photographers. This will be the first time the Prix Pictet has exhibited in Tokyo. The gallery will be closed for …
<em>Disorder</em> Finalists’ Exhibition, Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris

Disorder Finalists’ Exhibition, Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris

13 November - 13 December 2015

The winner of the Prix Pictet will be announced by Honorary President Kofi Annan on 12 November 2015, on the occasion of the opening of the Finalists’ Exhibition of works by the twelve shortlisted photographers for the sixth edition of the prize. The shortlist features: Ilit Azoulay (Israel), Valérie Belin (France), …
<em>Disorder</em> Shortlist Announcement

Disorder Shortlist Announcement

10 July 2015

The shortlist for Prix Pictet Disorder will be announced at a special evening screening event at the Théatre Antique, Arles, during Les Rencontres d’Arles on 10 July 2015. The Awards Ceremony and Finalists’ Exhibition will then take place at the Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris on 12 November 2015, at which …
<em>Consumption</em>, Beirut Exhibition Center

Consumption, Beirut Exhibition Center

10 June - 12 July 2015

The fifth cycle of Prix Pictet arrives in Beirut on 10 June. The exhibition features the work of the eleven shortlisted photographers at the Beirut Exhibition Center. This will be the second occasion the Prix Pictet has visited Beirut.
<em>Consumption</em>. Dublin Gallery of Photography

Consumption. Dublin Gallery of Photography

2 April - 10 May 2015

The fifth cycle of Prix Pictet arrives in Dublin on 2 April. The exhibition features the work of the eleven shortlisted photographers at the Dublin Gallery of Photography. This will be the fourth occasion the Prix Pictet has visited Dublin.        
<em>Consumption</em>, CAB (Contemporary Art Brussels)

Consumption, CAB (Contemporary Art Brussels)

25 February – 21 March 2015

The fifth cycle of Prix Pictet arrives in Brussels on 25 February. The exhibition features the work of the eleven shortlisted photographers at the CAB art centre in Brussels.
Mishka Henner: Prix Pictet Conversations on Photography, Whitechapel Gallery, London

Mishka Henner: Prix Pictet Conversations on Photography, Whitechapel Gallery, London

22 January 2015

7pm Zilkha Auditorium Mishka Henner’s series Beef & Oil depicts landscapes carved by industries meeting extraordinary levels of consumer demand for two of North America’s most precious commodities. Seen from the perspective of satellites orbiting Earth, these landscapes represent a systematic intent to maximise production and yield in order to …
<em>Consumption</em>, East Wing, Dubai

Consumption, East Wing, Dubai

16 January - 12 February 2015

The Consumption exhibition will travel to Dubai in January, the third time the Prix Pictet has been in the city.
<em>Consumption</em>, Museo Nacional de Arte, Mexico City

Consumption, Museo Nacional de Arte, Mexico City

2 December 2014 - 29 March 2015

The Prix Pictet makes its début in Latin America at the Museo Nacional de Arte in Mexico City. The exhibition features the eleven artists shortlisted for the fifth Prix Pictet and will be open until 29 March 2015.  
<em>Consumption</em>, Bernheimer Fine Art Photography, Munich

Consumption, Bernheimer Fine Art Photography, Munich

20 November - 2 December 2014

Prix Pictet Consumption will tour to Bernheimer Fine Art Photography, Munich. The exhibition will be open between 20 November – 2 December 2014. The exhibition will feature some of the works of the shortlisted photographers for the fifth cycle of the Prix Pictet, Consumption.  
Sixth Prix Pictet Theme Announcement

Sixth Prix Pictet Theme Announcement

12 November 2014

On 12 November 2014, the sixth theme of the Prix Pictet will be announced during a special event at Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris. The Finalists’ Exhibition featuring photographs by the shortlisted artists of the prize will also be displayed at Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville …
<em>Consumption</em>, Ratskeller, Luxembourg

Consumption, Ratskeller, Luxembourg

17 October – 2 November 2014

The fifth cycle of Prix Pictet arrived in Luxembourg on 16 October. The exhibition featured the work of the eleven shortlisted photographers at the Ratskeller, Cercle Cité – this marked the first occasion on which the Prix has visited Luxembourg. Event images  courtesy of (c) Cercle Cité, Zlata Rodionova
<em>Consumption</em>, Westbau, Zurich

Consumption, Westbau, Zurich

26 September - 25 October 2014

Prix Pictet Consumption toured to Löwenbräu Areal Complex, Zurich. The exhibition features some of the works of the shortlisted photographers for the fifth cycle of the Prix Pictet, Consumption.  
Newsha Tavakolian: Prix Pictet Conversations on Photography, Whitechapel Gallery, London

Newsha Tavakolian: Prix Pictet Conversations on Photography, Whitechapel Gallery, London

19 July 2014

From her background as one of Tehran’s few female photojournalists, to her interest in the portrayal of women, Iranian artist and photographer Newsha Tavakolian discusses her recent work. Newsha Tavakolian began working professionally at the age of 16. In 2002, Tavakolian joined Polaris Images and started covering regional conflicts and natural disasters, as …
A Prix Pictet Retrospective, Magasin Électrique, Parc des Ateliers, Les Rencontres d’Arles

A Prix Pictet Retrospective, Magasin Électrique, Parc des Ateliers, Les Rencontres d’Arles

7 July - 21 September 2014

Les Rencontres d’Arles 2014 have invited Prix Pictet to exhibit a retrospective exhibition showing new work by the first three laureates – Benoit Aquin, Nadav Kander, and Mitch Epstein – as well as a selection from the fourth laureate Luc Delahaye‘s award-winning portfolio. Aquin, Kander and Epstein will present works that they have realised …
Evening Screening, Théâtre Antique, Les Rencontres d’Arles

Evening Screening, Théâtre Antique, Les Rencontres d’Arles

Thursday 10 July 2014

On Thursday 10 July there will be an evening screening at the Théâtre Antique featuring the work of the photographers shortlisted for Consumption. The screening will include a special tribute to the fifth laureate, Michael Schmidt, who sadly passed away three days after receiving the award. The recipient of the fifth Prix Pictet Commission …
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