Toy soldiers. Cold wars. The frost takes a long time to thaw and these images are
testament to a false spring slowly but surely blossoming. Vacancy.
— Trevor Traynor
Four photographers are finalists for the lucrative £30,000 annual European photography prize. We offer links to the websites of each finalist, as well as comments from the jury. This photo © Chris Killip.
By showing the empty spaces of work and "play" at the Guantanamo Bay prison, this series offers a side-long meditation on displacement in our post-9/11 world.
The European Union is a community of nations built on collective forgetting—but in these times of crisis, what happens when the hardships of the past re-emerge? This series, shot across 10 European countries, investigates.