Edward Burtynsky Makes Donation to Support Prize for Canadian Photographers
Edward Burtynsky and the Scotiabank CONTACT Photography festival announced yesterday the creation of The Burtynsky Grant, a $5,000 grant awarded to a Canadian photographic artist to support the publication of his/her photography book. Burtynsky has generously donated the $25,000 prize he will receive as part of his Governor General's Award to support the grant. The winner of the inaugural award will be announced during the CONTACT Photography Festival in May of 2016.
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