Awards and Nominations

2012
Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship, United States
2011
Chronicle of a People Foundation Commission, United States
2010
George Foundation Fellowship, Switzerland
2009
Lucie Foundation Humanitarian Award, United States
Deutscher Fotobuchpreis (The Circle), Germany
2008
Deutsche Börse Photography Prize 2008 (Finalist), United Kingdom
Deutscher Fotobuchpreis – Shortlist (Ladli), Germany
2007
Soros Foundation / Open Society Institute Grant, United States
Prix Nadar – Une mention spéciale a été attribuée (Ladli), France
2006
Schönste Deutsche Bücher (Moksha), Germany
2005
MacArthur Foundation Fellowship, United States
International Henri Cartier-Bresson Grand Prize, France
2003
Le Prix Dialogue de l'Humanité, Recontres d’Arles, France
2001
Die Schönste Schweizer Bücher, (Ramadan Moon), Switzerland
2000
Volkart Foundation Grant, Switzerland
1999
Photowork(s) in Progress III, Mondriaan Foundation/Nederlands Fotomuseum, The Netherlands
1995
Leica Medal of Excellence, Germany
Infinity Award, International Center of Photography, United States
Mother Jones International Documentary Award, United States
Ferguson Award, The Friends of Photography, United States
Ruttenberg Award, The Friends of Photography, United States
1994
National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship, United States
New Jersey State Council on the Arts Fellowship, United States
1992
J. William Fulbright Fellowship, United States
1987
President’s Award, Princeton University, United States
Francis LeMoyne Page Award, Princeton University, United States