Liz Hingley, 2012 winner

Why this Prize?

A photography prize for Women

The women of my family were my foundation: Virginia, my pianist grandmother, my great-aunt painter, and my sculptor mother fed my curiosity about art from my earliest childhood. Having elders like them opened a path for me as a photographer and visual artist.

The Prix Virginia is a way for me to demonstrate my support for the recognition of women photographers. It is also a way of sharing the passions that were handed down to me.

 

Sylvia Schildge

Meetings

Over the days, we will share with you some meetings around photography and the women who make it: panels with speakers, discussions with photographers, lectures with journalists, portfolio readings,…

Team

SylviaSchildge

Founder and president
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MarieDescourtieux

Cofounder
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LucyConticello

Photo Consultant

MaximeTibay

Production Manager
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MélanieMonforte

Press relations
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NoéNoviant

Webdesigner
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Partners

Be-pôles

The Be-pôles editions, which publish the collection of portraits de Villes books, will offer the winner a carte blanche to photograph the city of her choice.

www.portraitsdevilles.fr / blog.be-poles.com

Filigranes Éditions

Publication of a book-object containing the photographs of the winner and the selection of the Jury by Filigranes Éditions.

www.filigranes.com

Dupon Phidap

As a partner Dupon Phidap print the photos of the winner, which will be exhibited at the award ceremony.

www.centraldupon.com