Deutsche Börse 2012 shortlist revealed

Deutsche Borse 2012 shortlist revealed

Organisers have revealed the shortlisted photographers for the Deutsche Borse Photography Prize 2012.

The four shortlisted photographers include Pieter Hugo, Rinko Kawauchi, John Stezaker and Christopher Williams.

Deutsche Borse 2012 shortlist revealed

Pieter Hugo
David Akore, Agbogbloshie Market, Accra, Ghana
2010 © Pieter Hugo Courtesy of Stevenson Gallery, Cape Town and Yossi Milo Gallery, New York

 

Deutsche Borse 2012 shortlist revealed

John Stezaker
Marriage (Film Portrait Collage) XLIII
2007 Collage 25×20 cm, 9.8×7.9 ins Courtesy of the artist and The Approach, London

 

Deutsche Borse 2012 shortlist revealed

Rinko Kawauchi
Untitled, from the series of “Illuminance”
2007 © Rinko Kawauchi

 

Deutsche Borse 2012 shortlist revealed

Christopher Williams
Bergische Bauernscheune, Junkersholz, Leichlingen September 29th, 2009 2010
Archival Pigment Print

 

The winner will be announced at a special ceremony at The Photographers’ Gallery on 3 September 2012, and works from each photographer will be shown in an exhibition at the gallery from 13 July through 9 September 2012.

The Deutsche Börse 2012 award is presented by The Photographers’ Gallery, London. The annual award of £30,000 rewards a living photographer, of any nationality, for a specific body of work in an exhibition or publication format, which has significantly contributed to photography in Europe between 1 October 2010 and 30 September 2011.