series WAITING FOR THE CANDYMEN
Project info

The series WAITING FOR THE CANDYMEN is a study of Cuban idiosyncrasy and a allegory of waiting: Waiting the right moment, waiting for tomorrow, waiting for something or someone who brings redemption - perhaps...

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KEYFACTS
long term project since 2014 / awarded and exhibited as work in progress / La Habana, Cuba

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2016
* SONY WORLD PHOTOGRAPHY AWARD / 1st prize / professional competition / category: ArtCandid
* PX3, Prix de la Photographie Paris 2016 / professional / People's Choice: Category Winner / category: Portraiture / FRANCE
* PX3, Prix de la Photographie Paris 2016 / professional / People's Choice: 1st place / category: Portraiture, Culture / FRANCE
* PX3, Prix de la Photographie Paris 2016 / professional / People's Choice: 1st place / category: Press, Political / FRANCE
* PX3, Prix de la Photographie Paris 2016 / professional / People's Choice: 1st place / category: Fine Art, People / FRANCE
* PX3, Prix de la Photographie Paris 2016 / professional / People's Choice: 2nd place / category: Press, Feature Story / FRANCE
* LAF5 - Latin American Fotografía 5"/ Winner / New York, USA
* 5th LIFE FARMER „an instant“ contest / Honorable mention / judged by Olivia Arthur / USA
* THE FAMILY OF MEN by IPA-International Photography Awards / Honorable mention / professional competition in 2 categories
* IPA / Honorable Mention / professional / Social Cause Category / for the series WAITING FOR THE CANDYMEN / USA
* IPA / Honorable Mention / professional / Editorial: Political Category / for the series WAITING FOR THE CANDYMEN / USA
* IPA / Honorable Mention / professional / Editorial: Photo Essay and Feature Story Category / for the series WAITING FOR THE CANDYMEN / USA
* IPA / Honorable Mention / professional / Event: Traditions and Cultures Category / for the series WAITING FOR THE CANDYMEN / USA
* IPA / Honorable Mention / professional / People: Lifestyle Category / for the series WAITING FOR THE CANDYMEN / USA

2015
* IPA / Honorable Mention / Social Cause Category / for the series WAITING FOR THE CANDYMEN (work in progress) / USA
* IPA / Honorable Mention / Deeper perspective category / for the series WAITING FOR THE CANDYMEN (work in progress) / USA
* IPA / Honorable Mention / Editorial: Photo essay and feature story category / for the series WAITING FOR THE CANDYMEN (work in progress) / USA
* IPA / Honorable Mention / Fine art: portrait category / for the series WAITING FOR THE CANDYMEN (work in progress) / USA