27/10/2022 - 18/12/2022

Contemporary - Photography

Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2022

Wed-Sat: 10-6pm; Sun: 10-4pm

One of the most prestigious photography awards in the world, celebrating the very best in contemporary portrait photography, selected by a panel of judges from 4,462 entries from 1,697 photographers.

A total of 51 portraits from 36 artists have been selected for display in the Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2022 exhibition.

The three shortlisted photographers are:
- Haneem Christian for Mother and Daughter and Rooted, which explore queerness, transness and the importance of chosen family.
- Clémentine Schneidermann for portraits from the series Laundry Day, whichdocument the daily chores of her neighbour in South Wales, navigating life in lockdown.
- Alexander Komenda for Zahid’s Son, a portrait that examines themes of identity and the post-Soviet landscape in Kyrgyzstan.


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