Meeting in Paris on September 10, 2018, the jury of the Virginia Prize awarded the Prize to Cig Harvey, British photographer, chosen among the twenty-one preselected files among 398 proposals from 43 countries. “I have always apprehended the world viscerally, but after a very serious car accident in 2015, and the news of last year, an acute awareness of fragility permeates my present work. You an Orchestra (You, an orchestra, you, a bomb) deals with my relationship to life. It is a work on the future, on the attention to the present and how it is enjoyed. The goal is...
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