Friday 20 November 2015

Award Ceremony 2015

Award Ceremony 2015

© Romain Girtgen/CNA (Jeff Weber, Edward Steichen Luxembourg resident in New York, Her Royal Highness the Grand Duchess, Max Pinckers, Edward Steichen Award Laureate 2015, Luxembourg Minister of Culture Maggy Nagel, Hubert Würth Chairman of the Edward Steichen Award Luxembourg Association)

The Edward Steichen Award Luxembourg committee is pleased to announce Belgian photographer Max Pinckers as the 6th Edward Steichen Award Laureate, and Luxembourg artist Jeff Weber as the 3rd Edward Steichen Luxembourg Resident in New York.

The 2015 Award Ceremony was celebrated on Friday, November 20th at MUDAM Luxembourg, in the presence of Her Royal Highness the Grand Duchess, and the Minister of Culture, Maggy Nagel. Special guest, French artist Sylvie Blocher addressed the audience in a solemn allocution stressing the important role of art in creating bridges between cultures and civilisations.

We would like to thank all the participants who were involved in the organisation of the ceremony. Their untiring help and support made this year's event possible.