Deutsche Börse Photography Prize
at the MMK 3
MMK Museum für Moderne Kunst Frankfurt am Main
20 June – 20 September 2015
Opening: Friday, 19 June 2015, 6 pm
During the RAY 2015 photography triennial, the MMK Museum für Moderne Kunst will present the four finalists of the Deutsche Börse Photography Prize 2015 at the MMK 3: Nikolai Bakharev, Zanele Muholi, Viviane Sassen and a joint project by the artists Mikhael Subotzky & Patrick Waterhouse. The Deutsche Börse Photography Prize is an annual award established in 1997 by The Photographers' Gallery in London and presented in collaboration with the Deutsche Börse Group every year since 2005. The company has been collecting and supporting contemporary photography for the last 15 years. Every year, a living photo artist who has made a significant contribution to photography the previous year in Europe in the form of an exhibition or publication receives the purse of 30,000 £. The award is considered one of the most prestigious art prizes worldwide. On 28 May, the prize was awarded to Mikhael Subotzky and Patrick Waterhouse for their collaborative project "Ponte City" at The Photographers’ Gallery in London.
About the Art Collection Deutsche Börse
Deutsche Börse Group is one of the world's leading stock exchange companies and
also one of the most important promoters of photographic art. The Group owns a
large collection of contemporary photography in the form of the Art Collection
Deutsche Boerse, which is exhibited at the company’s main locations world-wide. The Art Collection now includes groups of works by more than 100
international artists. The company also supports exhibition projects, international museums and Institutions.
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