Consumption: the Prix Pictet Shortlist
The Shortlist for the fifth edition of the Prix Pictet was announced on 13 November during a ceremony at the Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, in correspondence with Paris Photo.
Eleven international artists have been chosen for their works responding to the theme of Consumption, and they will be exhibited at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London, where the winner will be announced on the 21 May 2014 by Kofi Annan.
The shortlisted artists are: Adam Bartos (United States), Motoyuki Daifu (Japan), Rineke Dijkstra (Netherlands), Hong Hao (China), Mishka Henner (Belgium), Juan Fernando Herrán (Colombia), Boris Mikhailov (Ukraine), Abraham Oghobase (Nigeria), Michael Schmidt (Germany), Allan Sekula (United States) and Laurie Simmons (United States).
The Finalists’ Exhibition will run from 22 May to 14 June 2014.