Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation Prize 2019

Feature: Susan Meiselas. Villagers watch exhumation at a former Iraqi military headquarters outside Sulaymaniyah, Northern Iraq, 1991 

2019 shortlisted artists: Laia Abril, Susan Meiselas, Arwed Messmer and Mark Ruwedel surveys the diverse and innovative nature of their photographic practices, which both celebrate the medium’s development while challenging its boundaries.

Mark Ruwedel

for the exhibition Artist and Society
16 February – 16 December 2018
at Tate Modern, London


 

Susan Meiselas

for the exhibition Mediations
Jeu de Paume, Paris
6 February – 30 May 2018


 

Arwed Messmer

for the exhibition
RAF – No Evidence / Kein Beweis
ZEPHYR|Raum für Fotografie
Mannheim, 9 September – 5 November 2017


 

Laia Abril

for the publication On Abortion
Dewi Lewis Publishing
November 2017


 

Art Basel: Maurizio Cattelan’s US$120.000 installation banana eaten by another artist.

An artwork of an overripe banana duct-taped to a wall that sold for US$120.000 has

From Propaganda Art to Cynical Realism | A Reflection of Contemporary China

Yue Minjun | Armed forces, 2009 | Image via Weng From Propaganda Art to Cynical




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