Awards & Competitions

Evgenia Arbugaeva Wins 2013 Leica Oskar Barnack Award

June 5, 2013

By Holly Stuart Hughes

© Evgenia Arbugaeva

In "Tiksi," Evgenia Arbugaeva looks at her birthplace in the heart of the Siberian tundra through images inspired by children's books.

Evgenia Arbugaeva has won the 2013 Leica Oskar Barnack Award, which includes a cash prize of 5,000 Euros and a Leica M camera and lens. Arbugaeva, who is based in Russia, won for her series “Tiksi,” a storybook tale of a girl in a small town in northern Siberia. (For more on the project, see PDN’s profile of Arbugaeva in...

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