Heather Agyepong wins the Photo London x Nikon Emerging Photographer Award 2021

Le Cake-Walk: Rob This England (#4), 2020, Heather Agyepong. (Commissioned by The Hyman Collection). © and Courtesy Heather Agyepong

We are delighted to announce that the winner of the 2021 Emerging Photographer Award is Heather Agyepong, represented by James Hyman Gallery. The winner was unveiled during an event that took place in the Nikon Gallery at Photo London 2021 on Sunday, 12 September.

Agyepong will receive the ultimate Z Series kit suited to their photography style – including a Z 5, Z 6II or Z 7II camera and a choice of two NIKKOR Z lenses. She will also receive specialist Nikon training to help take advantage of the capabilities that Nikon’s Z range has to offer.

Besides Agyepong, the artists who were nominated for the Award are:

– Alia Ali at Galerie Peter Sillem
– Hsu Ching–Yuan at Galerie_Frederic_Moisan
– Oli Kellett at HackelBury Fine Art
– Amber Pinkerton at Alice Black Gallery
– Almudena Romero at Fisheye Gallery

Launched in 2015 during Photo London’s first edition, the award is presented to an emerging artist exhibiting at the fair. The 2021 jury is composed of Photo London’s Curatorial Committee: Philippe Garner (chair), Simone Klein, Sofia Vollmer de Maduro, Martin Barnes and Tristan Lund.

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