From the book a shimmer of possibility, 2007 © Paul Graham/ Courtesy Anthony Reynolds Gallery, London

The Photographers’ Gallery | Deutsche Börse Photography Prize 2009:.

Paul Graham (b. 1956, UK), has been awarded the 2009 Deutsche Börse Photography Prize.

The Award was presented at a special evening ceremony on Wednesday 25 March 2009.  Jefferson Hack, co-founder of Dazed & Confused, presented the £30,000 award.

The Prize is presented by The Photographers’ Gallery and sponsored by Deutsche Börse group.

Paul Graham was selected by the Jury for his publication, a shimmer of possibility (steidlMACK, October 2007).

Now in its thirteenth year, this annual Prize of £30,000 rewards a living photographer, of any nationality, who has made the most significant contribution to photography in Europe, through either an exhibition or publication, over the past year.