12 April 2016
Stan Douglas receives Hasselbald Award
Alexander Tutsek-Stiftung Congratulates Artist

Stan Douglas, an important contemporary photographer, is the recipient of the Hasselblad Award in Photography in 2016. The Hasselblad Award, bestowed by the foundation of the same name in Gothenburg, Sweden, is endowed with the equivalent of EUR 110,000. The former professor of media studies addresses in his photo and video works social issues such as race, gender, identity, and post-colonial politics. The subject of his work Abbott & Cordova, 7 August 1971, which belongs to the collection of the Alexander Tutsek-Stiftung, is political in nature. The Alexander Tutsek-Stiftung congratulates Stan Douglas for this wonderful distinction!

Stan Douglas, Abbott & Cordova, 7 August 1971, 2008 Digital C-print mounted on aluminium © Stan Douglas

Stan Douglas, Abbott & Cordova, 7 August 1971, 2008
Digital C-print mounted on aluminum
© Stan Douglas