The artist scoops the £30,000 prize for her solo exhibition Centropy at Kunsthalle Basel
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Deana Lawson, Gilles Peress, Jo Ractliffe and Anastasia Samoylova are the finalists for the Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation Prize 2022
The four shortlisted artists were announced today, with the winner revealed next spring at The Photographers’ Gallery, London
Deana Lawson’s new monograph collects 15 years of images that engage and challenge the picturing of Black life
In her new monograph, she coaxes new narratives by juxtaposing family pictures, collage, photojournalism and portraits of celebrities, and shapes a constellation of images that celebrate the community’s beauty and multiplicity
Lawson presents Centropy, her largest exhibition to date, taking its name from the term given to describe the electrification of matter, at Kunsthalle Basel, Switzerland, until 11 October
Dawoud Bey, Jess T. Dugan, Rosalind Fox Solomon, Shahidul Alam, and Zadie Smith have been announced as the honourees of this year’s Infinity Awards, organised by The International Center of Photography (ICP) in New York.
American photographer Dawoud Bey will be presented with the Art award, Jess T. Dugan with Emerging Photographer, and Zadie Smith with Critical Writing and Research, for her piece in the New Yorker titled Deana Lawson’s Kingdom of Restored Glory. This year’s jury was composed of: Erin Barnett, director of exhibitions and collections, ICP; David Gonzalez, co-editor, Lens Blog; Kristen Joy Watts, editor of @design, Instagram; and Rhea L. Combs, curator of film and photography, National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Bruno Ceschel’s pick of 2018, including The Laundry, a new initiative by Georgina Johnson and with an arts programme by and for women and BAME (black, Asian and minority ethnic) people