VII’s Stephanie Sinclair and Jessica Dimmock will be recognized with the 2014 Infinity Award for Photojournalism for their work on Too Young to Wed.
Their work for the campaign includes both still photography and video that focuses on child marriage around the world. Sinclair covers issues of gender and human rights in her work, including self-immolation. Dimmock’s book The Ninth Floor documented heroin users in Manhattan over several years. She is a graduate of the School of the International Center of Photography.
The International Center of Photography (ICP)’s Infinity Awards bring public attention to outstanding achievements in photography. Since 1985, the annual ICP Infinity Awards have recognized major contributions and emerging talent in the fields of photojournalism, art, fashion photography, and publishing. Past winners include Berenice Abbott, Richard Avedon, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Roy De Carava, Elliott Erwitt, Harold Evans, Robert Frank, Lee Friedlander, David Goldblatt, Ruth Gruber, André Kertész, William Klein, Karl Lagerfeld, Annie Leibovitz, Helen Levitt, Alexander Liberman, Mary Ellen Mark, Susan Meiselas, Daidō Moriyama, John G. Morris, Gordon Parks, Marc Riboud, Malick Sidibé, and Ai Weiwei.