Fourth Prix Pictet Shortlist announced
|05 July 2012|
Twelve photographers from four continents
The names of the twelve photographers, whose outstanding portfolios on the theme of Power have been shortlisted for the fourth Prix Pictet, were announced on Wednesday 4 July 2012 in the opening week of Les Rencontres d’Arles global photography festival.
The twelve artists shortlisted for the fourth cycle of the Prix Pictet will now prepare their work for the finalists’ exhibition to be held at the Saatchi Gallery in London in October. The exhibition will run from 10 to 28 October 2012.
The shortlist includes artists from ten countries on four continents: Algeria, Azerbaijan, Belgium, France, Netherlands, South Africa, Spain, United Kingdom, United States and Vietnam.
The winner of the fourth Prix Pictet will be announced by Kofi Annan, Honorary President of the Prix Pictet, on Tuesday 9 October 2012, at the opening of the finalists’ exhibition at the Saatchi Gallery.