Provision: 30,000€ + exhibition + publication
Date of creation: 1988
Object: The prize HCB is defined as a prize dedicated to helping a photographer to produce a project. Destined to an experienced photographer with a substantive work.
Jury 2010: Robert Delpire, Editor and President of the Jury. Martine Franck, Photographer, President of the Fondation HCB. Antoinette Seillière, Vice-President of the Fondation Croix Saint-Simon, Representative of the Groupe Wendel. Carlos Gollonet, Director for photography, Fondation MAPFRE, Madrid. Frits Gierstberg, Curator, Nederlands Fotomuseum, Rotterdam. Sylviane de Decker, Historian of Photography, Paris, replaced by Agnès Sire, Director of the Fondation Henri Cartier-Bresson. Sylvia Wolf, Director, Henry Art Gallery, Seattle.
Conditions: No age limit. An institution must sponsor candidates.
Deadline: Next edition June 2013.
Winner 2011: Vanessa Winship (England) for the project “Là-bas: une odyssée américaine”