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THE JOHN KOBAL NEW WORK AWARD
Hana Knizova, for her portrait commission for the National Portrait Gallery as the winner of the 2013 JKNWA, took the above photograph of the actress Olivia Colman which was displayed at the Gallery during the run of the Taylor Wessing Award 2014.
The winner of the 2014 John Kobal New Work Award in association with the Taylor Wessing Award at the National Portrait Gallery was Laura Pannack. She shot a portrait of the film actress Felicity Jones which will be unveiled at the NPG in autumn 2016.
The winner of the 2015 John Kobal New Work Award in association with the Taylor Wessing Award at the National Portrait Gallery was Tereza Cervenova. Shown above is her winning portrait Yngvild, August 2014
photographs from the John Kobal Foundation
published to accompany the touring exhibition of the same name.
by Robert Dance with forewords by Terence Pepper and Simon Crocker
Published by ACC Editions
For information on the book and exhibition please click here.
The digital GLAMOUR OF THE GODS iPad application STILL AVAILABLE!
Following the huge successes of both the print edition and the touring exhibition, Glamour of the Godswas released in digital form.
The iPad app includes all two hundred and thirty five images from the book, easily navigable with functions to view images in era or photographer categories; fully illustrated essays from Robert Dance and John Russell Taylor as well as an exclusive video tour of the 2011 exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery, London and a video commentary on John Kobal and the Hollywood photographers narrated by Simon Crocker, Chairman of the John Kobal Foundation.