Press Release

On behalf of Martell, you are invited to attend an award ceremony to announce the winner of ICON de Martell Cordon Bleu Profile Exhibition on 1 July (Friday).

A distinguished panel of international judges, including Simon Bainbridge Editor of the esteemed British Journal of Photography, have shortlisted three of Singapore’s top photographers. Be a part of art history when the ICON de Martell Cordon Bleu 2011 award recipient is announced at the public art exhibition showcasing the works of the shortlisted artists in conjunction with Month of Photography Asia.

Join us to have the opportunity to speak with finalists, John Clang, Zhao Renhui and Sean Lee, all of which have exhibited internationally and are fast becoming big names in the global arts community. John Clang became the first photographer in Singapore to receive the President’s Designer of the Year award in 2010– the most prestigious design accolade in Singapore. Zhao Renhui was the awarded The Young Artist Award, and Sean Lee the Special Jury Prize, Angkor Photo Festival.

We hope you can attend to meet these prestigious photographers, and the nomination and jury panel who have selected them for this award.

Works by John CLANG

Works by Robert Zhao Renhui

Works by Sean LEE

DATE: 1 July 2011 (Friday)
TIME: 7:00 – 9:00pm
VENUE: Helutrans Artspace Gallery 3
Tanjong Pagar Distripark, Level 2, 39 Keppel Road

Kindly RSVP by 27 June to [email protected] or 6327 0289 or 9863 8210.