The annual Deutsche Borse Photography Prize awards a pot full of money to the photographer who has made the most significant contribution to the medium of photography over the previous year.
This year's shortlist of four artists are:
Laia Abril, who has been selected following the publication of On Abortion
Susan Meiselas, who has been recognised for her exhibition Mediations at the Jeu de Paume in Paris
Arwed Messmer, for the exhibition RAF – No Evidence / Kein Beweis at the Raum fur Fotografie in Mannheim
and Mark Ruwedel, for his work on Artist and Society at the Tate Modern
The winner will be announced at a special award ceremony at the Photographers' Gallery on the 16th May.
Dave Heath — Dialogues with Solitudes – 8 Mar to 2 Jun 2019 – An exhibition of work by American photographer Dave Heath that focuses on his interest in solitude and contemplation
Magic Realism — Art In Weimar Germany – 30 Jul 2018 to 14 Jul 2019 – Magic Realism is an exhibition of paintings created during the Weimar Republic years, between World Wars I and II.
Feliks Topolski — Drawing Debden – 1 Oct 2018 to 28 Jun 2019 – The Bank of England Museum will be putting on an exhibition of work by Feliks Topolski about the Debden printing works.
Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition – 19 Oct 2018 to 30 Jun 2019 – Wildlife Photographer of the Year returns to the Natural History Museum with this exhibition of the top 100 photos.
The World Exists To Be Put On A Postcard – 7 Feb to 4 Aug 2019 – An exhibition of artist's postcards that have been used to highlight political and social issues from the 1960s onwards
Rembrandt — Thinking On Paper – 7 Feb to 4 Aug 2019 – An exhibition of 65 rarely seen Rembrandt prints and drawings to mark the 350th anniversary of the Dutch Master's death
Franz West at the Tate Modern – 20 Feb to 2 Jun 2019 – This retrospective will showcase some large-scale works and sculptures by Franz West - one of the leading figures in European art
If you enjoy Photographer’s Gallery then you might like to visit 18 Stafford Terrace (catch the train from Oxford Circus to High Street Kensington)
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