Awards & Competitions

Krisanne Johnson Wins 2011 W. Eugene Smith Grant

October 20, 2011

By Holly Stuart Hughes

© Krisanne Johnson

Krisanne Johnson began her project on young women in Swaziland five years ago.

Photographer Krisanne Johnson has been awarded the 2010 W. Eugene Smith Grant, a $30,000 prize, to support continuing work on “I Love You Real Fast,” a project she began in 2006. The project examines women coming of age in Swaziland, where rates of HIV/AIDS infection are among the highest in the world. In accepting the grant, awarded last night at...

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