16th October 2018
Senior Lecturer Matthew Murray’s Publication Saddleworth: Responding To A Landscape has won the Professional Book, Monograph Category at the International Photography Awards in New York. The publication contains Essays by Martin Barnes Senior Curator of Photographs at the V&A Museum, London, Richard Billingham & Maartje van den Heuvel (Special Collections Leiden) & designed by Pirate Amsterdam. The International Photography Awards attracts a huge number of entrants and across a number of categories, Professional and Amateur. There were over 12,000 entries from 115 countries from around the world and was judged by a number of Curators, Publishers, Art Critics including Bob Ahern, Director Of Archive Photography, Getty Images, Amy Salzman, Senior Art Producer, Saatchi & Saatchi NYC, Collier Brown, Photography Critic, Harvard University, David Clarke, Former Head Of Photography, Tate, Michael Pritchard Director, The Royal Photographic Society, Tiffany Sprague, Director Of Publications And Editorial Services, Yale University Art Gallery. Matthew’s winning entry will also be included in the International Photography Awards Catalogue, 2018. Saddleworth: Responding To A Landscape in currently on exhibition at ElliottHalls Gallery, Amsterdam www.elliotthalls.com September 15th – November 3rd, 2018.