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Working From Home

Andrea Gruetzner won the $1,000 second prize in last year's Source-Cord Prize. In anticipation of this year's Solas Prize John Duncan spoke to Andrea by Skype about what the Prize has allowed her to do and how her work has … Continue reading

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A Dummy Hits the Big Time

Jan McCullough is one of the three artists featured in the current issue of Source. Her work 'Home Instruction Manual' records her efforts in arranging a house following the advice of people in online chatrooms. She has also just won … Continue reading

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Show me you're committed to the work

Frits Gierstberg is the Chief Exhibitions Curator at Nederlands Fotomuseum in Rotterdam and one of the judges for this year's Solas Prize. Trish Lambe of Gallery of Photography Ireland asked him about his thoughts on contemporary photography and his advice … Continue reading

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How to Show me your Photographs

Natasha Egan is the executive director of the Museum of Contemporary Photography at Columbia College Chicago (MoCP). She has organised over fifty exhibitions with a focus on contemporary Asian art and artists concerned with societal topics. John Duncan, an editor … Continue reading

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Tanya Kiang, Solas Judge

The Solas Prize has five judges and we plan to speak to each of them to find out what they are looking for in the submissions. We start with Tanya Kiang who has been the Director of the Gallery of … Continue reading

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Solas Prize

We are pleased to announce the Solas prize. This is an international award for contemporary photography and includes prizes of $11,500. This is a new collaboration between Source and the Gallery of Photography Ireland. The Prize will be judged by … Continue reading

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Marco Kesseler, Life After University

Entrants to Graduate Photography Online this year will also be able to win the Making Pictures Award. Marco Kesseler won the Award in 2014. We spoke to him to find out how his career has developed since leaving college and … Continue reading

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The Making Pictures Award

We're coming up to the first deadline for submissions to Graduate Photography Online, (5 May) so we are delighted to announce a new opportunity for graduate photographers that take part this year. Source has teamed up with a leading photographic … Continue reading

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Photography Books of the Year 2014

Every year a number of people pick their photography books of the year. In almost every case this means picture books. So here are the selections of photography books of the year by some writers, primarily of books full of … Continue reading

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Source-Cord Prize Judgement Day

Today we are announcing the 25 shortlisted photographers for the Source-Cord Prize. The winners will be announced next month when a special issue of Source is published. In September the judges met to talk over the submissions. As they arrived … Continue reading

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