Vintage Violence

Richard Mosse (born 1980, Kilkenny, Ireland) is an Irish conceptual documentary photographer. In June 2015, Mosse became a nominee member of Magnum Photos.Mosse gained significant attention for his photographs of the war in the Eastern Congo using colour infrared film intended to create a new perspective on conflict. It was also made into a film with cinematographer Trevor Tweeten. This work was published in three books, exhibited in solo exhibitions, and won the Deutsche Börse Photography Prize in 2014.In 2017 his series Heat Maps, which includes the film Incoming (in collaboration with musician Ben Frost and Tweeten), had a solo exhibition, was published in a book, and won the Prix Pictet.

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