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Benjamin Füglister

Founding director, CAP Prize for Contemporary African Photography, Berlin

Benjamin Füglister is the founding director of the CAP Prize, the prize for contemporary African photography, tendered for the first time in 2012. He is the co-director of the IAF Basel – Festival for Contemporary Art and has been a member of the European Photography magazine editorial staff since 2006. In 2009 he established piclet.org, a platform for hand-picked photographic portfolios and directory for photography festivals, magazines and institutions. He sits on the Photo Basel artistic advisory board and regularly reviews work at international photography festivals and is a member of the jury for various photography awards including the Uganda Press Photo Award.

 

Benjamin Füglister