Simon Norfolk

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Simon Norfolk is a photographer (born 1963).[1][2] He is known for his architectural and landscape photography.

Norfolk has won the Prix Dialogue de l'Humanite award at Rencontres d'Arles, multiple World Press Photo and Sony World Photography Awards,[3] the Foreign Press Club of America Award, European Publishers Award for Photography[4] and an Infinity Prize from International Center of Photography.[citation needed] In 2003 he was shortlisted for the Citibank Prize[5] (now known as the Deutsche Börse Photography Prize), and in 2013 he won the Prix Pictet Commission.[6] His works have been collected by the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston[7] and Tate Modern, London.[8]

He has produced four monographs of work: Afghanistan: Chronotopia (2002), published in five languages; For Most Of It I Have No Words (1998) about the landscapes of genocide; Bleed (2005) about the war in Bosnia; and Burke + Norfolk: Photographs from the War in Afghanistan (2011).


Life and work[edit]

Norfolk studied documentary photography at Newport College of Art.[2]

Lives and works in Brighton & Hove and Kabul.[9][10]

Books[edit]

Awards[edit]

Group exhibitions[edit]

Collections[edit]

Norfolk's work is held in the following public collections:

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Simon Norfolk". Retrieved October 12, 2013. 
  2. ^ a b Norfolk, Simon (23 October 2008). "Simon Norfolk's best shot". London: The Guardian. Retrieved 5 October 2015. 
  3. ^ a b "Simon Norfolk wins a portrait prize in World Press Photo". British Journal of Photography. Archived from the original on October 14, 2013. Retrieved October 12, 2013. 
  4. ^ a b "Previous winners Archived 2015-02-15 at the Wayback Machine.", European Publishers Award for Photography. Accessed 8 May 2014.
  5. ^ a b "London Photography Exhibitions". jfFrank. Retrieved 3 November 2017. 
  6. ^ a b c Norfolk, Simon (28 June 2013). "Prix Pictet: Simon Norfolk in Afghanistan". London: Financial Times. Retrieved 5 October 2015. 
  7. ^ a b "Search the Collection". Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. Retrieved 5 October 2017. 
  8. ^ a b "Simon Norfolk: born 1963". Tate Modern. Retrieved 5 October 2017. 
  9. ^ "Simon Norfolk: "Photography Has to Turn into a Moral Imperative" | Bleek Magazine". Bleek Magazine. 2016-07-14. Retrieved 2018-01-25. 
  10. ^ "SIMON NORFOLK – calamita/à". calamitaproject.com. Retrieved 2018-01-25. 
  11. ^ Searle, Adrian (4 February 2003). "Love and rockets". London: The Guardian. Retrieved 29 April 2016. 
  12. ^ "Past Recipients". International Center of Photography. 2016-05-16. Retrieved 2017-12-14. 
  13. ^ "1st place, Simon Norfolk, UK | World Photography Organisation". www.worldphoto.org (in Italian). Retrieved 2018-01-10. 
  14. ^ "The Photographers Awards 2012". www.the-aop.org. Retrieved 2018-01-10. 
  15. ^ "Simon Norfolk: Body of Work". Prix Pictet. Retrieved 5 October 2015. 
  16. ^ "Simon Norfolk, UK, 1st Place | World Photography Organisation". www.worldphoto.org. Retrieved 2018-01-10. 
  17. ^ LensCulture, Simon Norfolk |. "When I Am Laid In Earth: Mapping with a Pyrograph - Interview with Simon Norfolk | LensCulture". LensCulture. Retrieved 2018-01-10. 
  18. ^ "2016 Winners | British Archaeological Awards". www.archaeologicalawards.com. Retrieved 2018-01-10. 
  19. ^ Searle, Adrian (4 February 2003). "Love and rockets". The Guardian. London. Retrieved 5 October 2017. 
  20. ^ "The North Gate of Baghdad (After Corot)". International Center of Photography. 2016-03-03. Retrieved 2017-12-14. 
  21. ^ Norfolk, Simon (2003), The North Gate of Baghdad, retrieved 2017-12-27 
  22. ^ Norfolk, Simon (2003), King Amanullah's 1919 Victory Arch at Paghman, retrieved 2017-12-27 
  23. ^ https://collections.henryart.org/detail.php?term=2007.31&module=objects&type=keyword&sortby=maker&sortdir=asc&x=0&y=0&kv=24537&record=0&module=objects.  Missing or empty |title= (help)
  24. ^ "Thirty large format c-type colour prints by Simon Norfolk". 
  25. ^ "Search". SFMOMA. Retrieved 2017-12-28. 
  26. ^ "ACM". www.cartermuseum.org. Retrieved 2017-12-28. 
  27. ^ "Search | LACMA". www.lacma.org. Retrieved 2017-12-28. 
  28. ^ "You searched for - Wolverhampton Arts & Culture". www.wolverhamptonart.org.uk. Retrieved 2017-12-28. 
  29. ^ "Afghan refugees at Jalozai camp, Peshawar, Pakistan". Archived from the original on 2017-12-29. 
  30. ^ "Large Hadron Collider No. 6, CERN Labs, Switzerland – Results – Search Objects – The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art". art.nelson-atkins.org. Retrieved 2017-12-28. 
  31. ^ "Date Grove, Haifa Street, Baghdad | Cleveland Museum of Art". www.clevelandart.org. Retrieved 2017-12-28. 
  32. ^ "The Bombed, Burned, and Looted Ministry of Planning, Baghdad | Milwaukee Art Museum". collection.mam.org. Retrieved 2017-12-28. 
  33. ^ "Portland Art Museum | Online Collections". www.portlandartmuseum.us. Retrieved 2017-12-28. 
  34. ^ "Results | Search Objects | George Eastman Museum". collections.eastman.org. Retrieved 2017-12-28. 
  35. ^ "Search - Hyman Collection - British Photography". www.britishphotography.org. Retrieved 2017-12-28. 

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