On October 27, as part of the 8th annual Lucie Awards, Michael Nyman will be the inaugural recipient of the Double Exposure Award – a new award that celebrates individuals who have achieved success in a number of fields, including photography. The ceremony will take place in New York City at Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully Hall.
The Lucie Awards, produced by the Lucie Foundation, (a non-profit, charitable foundation), honor the achievements of the world’s finest photographers, discover emerging talent through the International Photography Awards and promote the appreciation of photography worldwide.
Other honorees include Tina Barney (Achievement in Portraiture Award), Howard Bingham (Achievement in Photojournalism), James Drake (Achievement in Sports), Graciela Iturbide (Achievement in Fine Art), Lee Tanner (Achievement in Documentary Photography Award), The Center for Photography at Woodstock will receive The Spotlight Award and The Eddie Adams Workshop will be presented with The Visionary Award.
More information: www.lucieawards.com