On March 9, Iranian photographer Hossein Fatemi received the Days Japan International Photo-journalism prize for his work on the Somali civil war.
Subodh Gupta was honored with the Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters by the French government on January 20.
Japanese architect Toyo Ito was awarded the 2013 Pritzker architecture prize in March.
Abir Abdullah received the USD 15,000 Alexia Foundation professional grant on March 1 for his photographs of working communities in Dhaka.
On February 21, Hong Kong-based artist-duo MAP Office were awarded the USD 30,000 Sovereign…