Jurek Holzer, Stockholm, Sweden.
Photographer at Svenska Dagbladet 1973 – 2009.
Freelance since december 2009.
Retired since 2015.
Main clients: Svenska Dagbladet (daily newspaper), Veteranen (magazine), Stockholms Konserthus (Philharmonics), ICA bokförlag (no longer existing publishers), Norstedts förlag (publishers), Nyfiken Grå (website).
Prizes & honors
2000: Swedish Post Office chose my portrait of the 1996 Nobel Prize laureate in literature Wislawa Szymborska to be engraved as a 7 kronor stamp. The engraving was done by Czeslaw Slania.
1991: Picture of the year (Sweden), 3rd prize, humor:
1992: Picture of the year (Sweden), 1st prize, feature:
1994, Picture of the year (Sweden), 3rd prize, swedish daily life:
2004 Award of Excellence, Lifestyle/Features Page Design, Society For News Design Annual Competition, USA.
2009 Award of Excellence, Special news topics, Society for News Design Annual Competiton, USA.
Visit my old blog at: http://oskarpmask.blogspot.com/