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Edward Burtynsky


Edward Burtynsky is one of Canada’s most respected photographers. His remarkable photographic depictions of global industrial landscapes are included in the collections of over fifty major museums around the world. Mr. Burtynsky’s distinctions include the TED Prize, The Outreach award at the Rencontres d’Arles, The Flying Elephant Fellowship, Applied Arts Magazine book award(s), and the Roloff Beny Book award. In 2006 he was awarded the title of Officer of the Order of Canada and holds four honorary doctorate degrees.
Let Me Tell You Why Water

Let Me Tell You Why Water Matters

A Q&A with world-renowned Canadian photographer, Edward Burtynsky, who is known for challenging the way we see our world through his large-scale depictions of humanity's astonishing ability to transform the natural environment, as demonstrated by the seminal works Manufactured Landscapes.
02/07/2012 06:13 EST