The theme of the fifth cycle of Prix Pictet is "Consumption". The theme of the fifth Prix Pictet was announced at the Amphitheatre at the Rencontres d’Arles.The announcement was followed by an evening screening of photographs taken in Afghanistan by Simon Norfolk, within the context of the fourth Prix Pictet - which was themed "Power".
The photographers shortlisted for the fifth cycle of Prix Pictet will be announced in Paris in November 2013. The Award Ceremony and Finalists' Exhibition will take place at London´s Victoria and Albert Museum in May 2014. Several new members have joined the jury: Luc Delahaye, winner of the fourth Prix Pictet, architect Wang Shu, curator Elisabeth Sussman and Peter Aspden, arts editor for the Financial Times.
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