AWARDS

1980

Awarded Acquisition Prize. I Biennale of Photography, INBA, Mexico City.
 

1983

Production Grant for a Photographic Essay: Recuerdos de Infancia. Consejo Mexicano de Fotografía, Mexico City.
 

1986

Awarded prize for the series: El empleo o su carencia. UN- International Labor Organization.

Picture of the year, Second Place ¨Magazine Feature¨ Award for the images on a Deaf Mute Gang. University of Missouri, School of Journalism, and the National Press Photographers Association.
 

1987

W. Eugene Smith Award for the series: Juchitán. W. Eugene Smith Memorial Foundation.
 

1988

Guggenheim Fellowship for her project Fiesta y Muerte.

Grand Prize. Mois de la Photo in Paris.
 

1989

Hugo Erfurth Award. Leverküsen, Germany.
 

1990

Awarded International Grand Prize. Hokkaido, Japan.
 

1991

Award at the Rencontres Photographiques. Arles, France.
 

2002

Richard T. Castro Distinguished Visiting Professor Prize. Denver, Arizona.
 

2005

Beveneto City Grant, Italy.
 

2007

Legacy Award. Smithsonian Latino Center, Washington D.C.
 

2008

Honorary Degree in photography. Museum of Contemporary Photography at Columbia College Chicago.

The Hasselblad Foundation Photography Award. Sweden.
 

2009

National Prize of Sciences and Arts, Mexico City.

Honorary Doctorate of Arts. San Francisco Art Institute.
 

2010

Prize PhotoEspaña Baume & Mercier. Festival PhotoEspaña, Madrid.

Lucie Award for Achievement in Fine Art. New York City.
 

2013

Premio Trayectoria Artística. Chobi Mela VII International Festival of Photography, Dakha, Bangladesh.

 

Graciela Iturbide