French Photographer Raphael Dallaporta Wins Foam Paul Huf Award 2011

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AMSTERDAM.- On Wednesday evening the 2nd of March Raphaël Dallaporta (1980) was chosen as the winner of the Foam Paul Huf Award 2011 by an international jury. Along with a cash prize of € 20.000,- Dallaporta will have an exhibition in Foam from 9th September to 26th October 2011. The Foam Paul Huf Award continues to attract portfolios from all over the world. Out of 81 nominees this year, 25 were from Europe, 7 from Asia, 17 from North America, 3 from South America, 15 from Africa and 14 from the Middle East. “The quality of the candidates was very exciting. Given the great variety of practices in photography, the challenge was to compare very good works that have very different aesthetics”, was quoted by the jury who unanimously chose the portfolio of French photographer Raphaël Dallaporta. The chairman of the jury noted on the winner: “His true political approach of society perversion, combined with a very creative and ri