Seeing The Light Of Day
Numbered edition of 1000
50 individual cards, 47 photographs
7,5 x 10 cm
two-piece archival acrylic box
B Sides Box Set, 2019
We are delighted to be able to offer a Box Set of incredibly rich and unseen photographs that Vanessa Winship has selected for this publication. She is a highly esteemed photographer from the United Kingdom. She is the first women to ever receive the Prix Henri Cartier Bresson award. These lyrical photographs have been taken during her travels through the United Kingdom, the United States, India, Turkey and the West Bank. She uses a mix of portrait, landscape, and documentary photography to create poetic stories that possess a deeper meaning.
Vanessa Winship is an English photographer born in 1960. After studying cinema and photography at Westminster University (Polytechnic of Central London), Vanessa Winship begins teaching photography in London. After that, she works for the National Science Museum and becomes an independent photographer. She joins Agence VU in 2005 and shares her time between United Kingdom and the Balkans where she works on the series “Sweet Nothings” and “Schawarzes Meer”. She won numerous prizes, including the World Press Photo (Amsterdam) and the National Portrait Gallery Prize (London) and her work is exhibited in numerous museums and festivals such as the Rencontres d’Arles, the Kunstall Museum of Contemporary Art in Rotterdam or Photographers Gallery in London. Vanessa Winship is represented by Galerie Vu’ in Paris.