Deutsche Borse Photography Prize 2012
Opens: 13/07/2012 Closes: 09/09/2012 The Photographers' Gallery, LondonWith previous nominees including Juergen Teller and Thomas Demand, this prestigious photography prize is a cut above. Get to the show this year for beautiful still lives by Rinko Kawauchi, West African film culture in the work of Pieter Hugo, and images by conceptual artist Christopher Williams and collage-master John Stezaker. Read about the winner announcement here. For more information visit: http://thephotographersgallery.org.uk/deutsche-b-rse-photography-prize-2012-3 Buy: http://thephotographersgallery.org.uk/about-us
The Telegraph“Four excellent artists...” At a time when our photographic heritage is threatened by new technologies, they highlight how the medium still occupies a unique place in our cultural canon...
The Observer“The British artist John Stezaker is having a moment...” This small, deftly hung group show allows the work of the four nominees acres of room to breathe...
Guardian“Stezaker is by miles the best image-maker here...” I'm as aware of the long intervals of white wall Williams has put between his images as I am of the pictures themselves. It all looks deeply meaningful, portentous and clever, but is somehow academic and feels dead. Maybe it's meant to...
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