Allard Prize,  Saturday Mothers, The International Integrity, The University of British Colombia


Waiting For Their Lost Relatives, Istanbul-2010


Dear Aydin,

I am pleased to inform you that one of your submitted photographs has been selected as a winning entry in the November 2015 Allard Prize Photography Competition. The Allard Prize Committee congratulates you on capturing a compelling image that reflects the ideals of the Allard Prize. 

The photograph that was selected was: Waiting For Their Lost Relatives

The Allard Prize Photography Competition jury selected this photograph as it depicts the heavy and ongoing impact of forced disappearances on families and their communities, even decades later.



Nicole Barrett

Executive Director, Allard Prize Initiatives





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