An award that rewards each year the career of a professional independent European or Afro-European photographer over 60 years old and always in a creative process.
A player in the world of photography, Viviane Esders continues her commitment by creating this eponymous prize.
January 15, 2022, will launch the first edition of the Viviane Esders Award. The prize rewards an already recognized career, the importance of which now deserves to be brought to light and to be more clearly inscribed in the history of photography.
Each year, five nominees will be selected by a prestigious jury, including one winner.
The award will reward the winner by highlighting their work with an exceptional financial endowment of € 60,000 awarded by Viviane Esders on the occasion of the Paris Photo event in November 2022.
For this first edition, applications will be open until April 15, 2022 on the award website www.prixvivianeesders.com. (online December 1)