Natalie Keyssar, The Office of Hope. © Natalie Keyssar

Infinity Awards Recipients announced

Samuel Fosso receive the award for Visual Arts at the 2018 Infinity Awards

 

Samuel Fosso, Black Pope, 2017. Photography courtesy of the artist and Galerie Jean Marc Patras.Samuel Fosso, Black Pope, 2017. Photography courtesy of the artist and Galerie Jean Marc Patras.

 

Since 1985, the ICP Infinity Awards have recognized major contributions and emerging talent in the fields of photojournalism, art, fashion photography, and publishing. Past recipients include Berenice Abbott, Lynsey Addario, Richard Avedon, Ariella Azoulay, David Bailey, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Chuck Close, Roy DeCarava, Elliott Erwitt, Harold Evans, Larry Fink, LaToya Ruby Frazier, Robert Frank, Adam Fuss, David Goldblatt, Paul Graham, David Guttenfelder, Mishka Henner, André Kertész, Steven Klein, William Klein, Karl Lagerfeld, Annie Leibovitz, Helen Levitt, Mary Ellen Mark, Inez Van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin, Ryan McGinley, Susan Meiselas, Duane Michals, Daidō Moriyama, Zanele Muholi, James Nachtwey, Shirin Neshat, Gordon Parks, Gilles Peress, Walid Raad, Eugene Richards, Sebastião Salgado, Malick Sidibé, Lorna Simpson, Cindy Sherman, Peter Van Atgmael, and Ai Weiwei, among others. Past Infinity Award attendees include Hamish Bowles, Naomi Campbell, Grace Coddington, Bella Hadid, Carolina Herrera, Arianna Huffington, Karlie Kloss, Alexandra Richards, Leelee Sobieski, and Ben Stiller and Christine Taylor.

All proceeds from the Infinity Awards benefit ICP’s exhibition, education, community, and public programs.

 

Alexander Bell, Olympic Threat, 2017. © Alexandra BellAlexander Bell, Olympic Threat, 2017. © Alexandra Bell

 

Save the date for the International Center of Photography’s 34th annual Infinity Awards, honoring outstanding achievements in photography and visual arts.

MONDAY, APRIL 9, 2018

2018 Recipients

LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENTBruce Davidson

APPLIED: Alexandra Bell

ART: Samuel Fosso

ARTIST’S BOOK: Dayanita Singh, Museum Bhavan

CRITICAL WRITING AND RESEARCH: Maurice Berger, Race Stories column for the Lens section of the New York Times

DOCUMENTARY AND PHOTOJOURNALISM: Amber Bracken

EMERGING PHOTOGRAPHER: Natalie Keyssar

ONLINE PLATFORM AND NEW MEDIA: Women Photograph

SPECIAL PRESENTATION: Juergen Teller

TRUSTEES AWARD: Thomson Reuters

 

Natalie Keyssar, The Office of Hope. © Natalie KeyssarNatalie Keyssar, The Office of Hope. © Natalie Keyssar

 

For more information and advance reservations, please contact events@icp.org or 212.857.9714.

Event Co-Chairs

Marjorie Rosen, Michael A. Clinton, Judith Bookbinder

Artist Profile Executive Producer

The evening’s short films are funded and executive produced by Harbers Studios, giving visual voice to some of the most important ideas, organizations, and artists of our time.

 

Andrea Bruce, Girls in the village of Madukhel Mantun begin their long day of chores, starting with dishes, cleaning the house, feeding the animals and tending to crops, Khost, Afghanistan. © Andrea BruceAndrea Bruce, Girls in the village of Madukhel Mantun begin their long day of chores, starting with dishes, cleaning the house, feeding the animals and tending to crops, Khost, Afghanistan. © Andrea Bruce

 

FEATURED IMAGE: Natalie Keyssar, The Office of Hope. © Natalie Keyssar