Dayanita Singh: Sea of Files

Hasselblad Foundation, Gothenburg

15 October 2022–20 January 2023

 

The photographer Dayanita Singh is the 2022 Hasselblad Award recipient. The award ceremony will take place in Gothenburg, Sweden on the 14th of October 2022. On the same day an exhibition with a selection of Dayanita Singh’s signature works will open at the Hasselblad Center and a publication about the artist, including a newly written essay by the Turkish writer Orhan Pamuk, will be released.

 

Dayanita Singh lives in New Delhi and is the first laureate from South Asia as well as the first to receive the new prize sum of SEK 2,000,000. The award ceremony will take place in Gothenburg, Sweden on the 14th of October 2022.

 

See Hasselblad Foundation Website 

 


 

In anticipation of Orhan Pamuk's full essay, which will be published in the Hasselblad's exhibition catalogue, Pamuk has written an article for the Guardian on Dayanita's archival work. 

 

See Orhan Pamuk's Article for the Guardian

15 Oct 2022