Lauren Wendle, President of Lucie Foundation, added, “Having attended so many Lucie Awards ceremonies to date, I am so pleased to now be directly involved with the entire process.
The Lucie Awards capped a week of celebration hosted by Lucie Foundation, the Lucie Awards’ governing body, and was kicked off on Thursday by the Lucie Technical Awards, followed by the Best of Show and Lucie Photo Book Prize exhibitions and party on Saturday evening.
The Lucie Awards official media partner is Photo District News. Additional support was provided by AtEdge, Splashlight, and Chromaluxe.
Marina Paulenka and Lea Vene, Curators of the Year for Engaged, Active, Aware — Women’s Perspectives Now at Museum of Contemporary Art Zagreb
Shahidul Alam as the recipient of the Humanitarian Award presented accepted by professor and scholar, Gayatri Spivak, as Shahidul was again denied a bail hearing and remains in jail in Bangladesh
Gayatri Spivak, Professor and Scholar, Presenter for Shahidul Alam
Paul San Pedro, President of Camera Club of the Philippines, 2018 Honooree, Spotlight Award
Stephen Frailey and Michael Walsh, Photography Magazine of the Year, Dear Dave
Kostya Kennedy, sports writer, with Co Rentmeester, 2018 Honoree, Achievement in Sports
Jeffrey Hirsch of Foto Care with Lee Friedlander, 2018 Honoree, Lifetime Achievement Award