Robert Polidori
Robert Polidori was born in Montreal in 1951 and today lives in Los Angeles. His work has been the subject of exhibitions in Paris, London, Brazil and Montreal, among others, and in 2006 his controversial photographs of New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina were exhibited at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Polidori received the World Press Photo Award in 1997, the Alfred Eisenstaedt Award for Magazine Photography in 1999 and 2000, and Communication Arts awards in 2007 and 2008. His books with Steidl include Havana (2003), Zones of Exclusion—Pripyat and Chernobyl (2003), After the Flood (2006), Parcours Muséologique Revisité (2009), Some Points in Between...Up Till Now (2010), Eye & I (2014) and Chronophagia (2014).