The global award in photography and sustainability

Infinite Balance, Museum of Photographic Art, San Diego


11 October 2011 - 5 February 2012

The Museum of Photographic Arts (MoPA), San Diego, played host to a unique exhibition where works by artists shortlisted for the first three editions of the Prix Pictet were shown together under the heading Infinite Balance: Artists & the Environment.

The shortlisted artists who exhibited at MoPA were:

Water: Thomas Joshua Cooper (UK), Susan Derges (UK), David Maisel (USA), Benoit Aquin (Canada)

Earth: Sammy Baloji (Congo), Andreas Gursky (Germany), Naoya Hatakeyama (Japan), Yao Lu (China), Edgar Martins (Portugal), Nadav Kander (UK)

Growth: Edward Burtynsky (Canada), Mitch Epstein (USA), Chris Jordan (USA), Vera Lutter (Germany), Michael Wolf (Germany).


To coincide with the exhibition, shortlisted artist Chris Jordan, who was also awarded the Growth Commission, gave a public talk at MoPA on 17 November at 7pm.