On November 2, the 12th annual Lucie Awards will celebrate six honorees at at the Gala Awards ceremony be at New York City’s Carnegie Hall. The honorees are Carrie Mae Weems (achievement in fine arts), Jane Bown (Lifetime Achievement), Nan Goldin (achievement in portraiture), Martin Parr (achievement in documentary), Nick Ut (achievement in photojournalism), and Pedro Meyer (Visionary Award recipient).
Cat Jimenez, Executive Director of the Lucie Foundation and Executive Producer of The Lucie Awards, said, “I am thrilled with the honorees selected by our Advisory Board each year. However, this year’s diverse roster is truly worth celebrating. It is the first year we have had equal male and female Lucie Honorees. It is so important that The Lucie Awards honestly mirrors the diverse landscape of photography today and this year’s honorees are an inspiring reflection of this.”
Along with celebrating these six nominees, The Lucie Awards also include six Support Category awards. At the event, the International Photography Awards (IPA) will announce the top four winners of its international photography competition. For additional information on the 2014 Lucie Awards, please visit https://www.lucies.org.