The 21st edition of the HSBC Prize for Photography, for which Diane Dufour is the artistic advisor this year, was won by Christian Vium and Marta Zgierska. Christian is a 35-year old Danish photographer. The series that was proposed is an anthropological study of Nouakchott, capital of Mauritania, provisorily entitled The Nomadic City.
L'Oeil de la Photographie interviewed the artist following his nomination and brings you a selection from his work.
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