Many ideas about nature have become unsettled as people realize that life and economics under global capitalism have irrevocably changed the global ecosystem. The effects of the climate crisis show that nature in the twenty-first century is no longer “natural,” but is instead affected in every way by human actions. How do we view nature today, when its condition is indivisibly interwoven in the social and political expressions of our way of life?
Together with Crespo Foundation, C/O Berlin awards the After Nature . Ulrike Crespo Photography Prize from 2024. The Prize is awarded annually to two individuals or groups aged 35 years or older with an existing exhibition and publication practice and enables the winners to realize their projects on the topic of “Photography after Nature.” The first winners, selected by an international jury, will be announced at the beginning of 2024. Their projects will be presented in an exhibition at C/O Berlin in September 2024. An accompanying publication will be published.