Awards

2015

Landis & Gyr Stiftung, Canton of Solothurn, and UBS Kulturstiftung production grants

2010

Culture Prize, Canton of Zurich
Laudation Das Leben der Anderen (In german);
Nomination, Deutsche Börse Photography Prize

2004

UBS Kulturstiftung production grant

2000

UBS Kulturstiftung production grant;
Canton of Solothurn production grant

1999

Finalist, Kraszna-Krausz Photography Book Award;
Swiss Press Photo (1st Prize Category Abroad)

1998

Photography Award, Canton of Solothurn;
Swiss Ministry of Culture production grant

1997

Finalist, Harry Chapin Media Awards (Section Best Photojournalism);
Jubiläums-Stiftung der Schweizerischen Bankgesellschaft (UBS) recognition grant

1994

Finalist, W. Eugene Smith Grant in Humanistic Photography

1993

Finalist, W. Eugene Smith Grant in Humanistic Photography

1988

Canton of Solothurn production grant

1983-1985

Pro Helvetia-Arts Council of Switzerland production grants

1983/1981/1979

Swiss Federal Applied Arts (Section Photography) grants