LUMA RENCONTRES DUMMY BOOK AWARD ARLES 2015 [fr]
On Tuesday July 9, Yann Gross was awarded the Luma Rencontres Dummy Book Award Arles 2015 yesterday for his book, The Jungle Book, at the Théâtre Antique.
This prestigious award, endowed with a budget of 25 000 euros, is given to an up-and-coming photographer or artist that has not yet being published.
This year, the competition gathered over 250 dummies from 40 different countries. An international jury chaired the competition, hoping to find innovative and experimental pieces.
The award assists artists to publish their first dummy, ultimately helping them obtain visibility and media attention.