Annie Leibovitz has just won the 2021 William Klein Photography Award from the Académie des Beaux Arts.
She is the second winner of the Award after Raghu Rai in 2019.
This prize of 120,000 euros is intended to reward a photographer of any nationality and any age for their entire career and commitment to photography.
On this occasion and for her exhibition at the Academy, Annie Leibovitz selected more than 200 images spanning fifty years of work.
The Award will be presented to her in the Grande Salle des Sessions of the Palais de l’Institut de France on October 27, 2021.
Pavillon Comtesse de Caen at the Palais de l’Institut de France.
27 Quai de Conti, Paris 6th
from October 29 to December 5, 2021
Exhibition open Tuesday to Sunday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.