Simon Norfolk

(British, b. 1963)

a security guard’s booth at the newly restored ikhtyaruddin citadel, herat by simon norfolk

Simon Norfolk

A security guard’s booth at the newly restored Ikhtyaruddin citadel, Herat, 2010–2011

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Biography

Timeline

1963
Born in Lagos, Nigeria
2001
A World Press Award
A Silver Award from the Association of Photographers, UK
2002
The 'Sani' Prize from Photosynkyria. Thessaloniki, Greece
The European Publishers’ Award for Photography (for 'Afghanistan: chronotopia')
2003
Shortlisted for the Citibank Prize
The Stuttgarter Fotobuchpreis
The Olivier Rebbot Award for Best International Reporting from the Foreign Press Club of America (for the Afghanistan work in the New York Times Magazine)
2004
The Infinity Award from the International Center for Photography, New York (for the Refugee Camp work in the New York Times Magazine)
2005
The Outreach Award, Les Rencontres d’Arles

Exhibitions

2009
“Full Spectrum Dominance: Missiles, Rockets, Satellites in America”, New York Photo Festival
Break 2.4, International Art Festival, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Ogilvy and Mather, New York
‘Archaeological Treasures from the Tigris Valley,’ Le Theatre Royal de Namur, Belgium
‘I’m sorry Dave, I’m afraid I can’t do that.’ McBride Fine Arts, Antwerp
‘I’m sorry Dave, I’m afraid I can’t do that.’ La Médiatine, Brussels
Illinois Holocaust Museum, Chicago, USA
‘Loaded Landscapes,’ Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago
The Calouste Gulbenkian, Foundation, Lisbon, Portugal
“Ingenuity” (Engineering in Photography).