• BURTYNSKY STUDIO - Summer 2014 Newsletter


National Holocaust Monument

Lord Cultural Resources and world renowned team awarded design of Canada’s National Holocaust Monument

"We are deeply honoured to be entrusted to design the monument to Holocaust victims and survivors, and we are committed to creating a place of meaning and value for all Canadians in our country's capital," said Gail Lord, President of Lord Cultural Resources, who will lead the multi-disciplinary and multi-cultural team that includes renowned architect Daniel Libeskind, Canadian photographer Edward Burtynsky, Quebec-based landscape architect Claude Cormier and University of Toronto Holocaust scholar Doris Bergen. MORE...


Museum Sinclair-Haus

Water! Neue Fotografien von Edward Burtynsky
Bad Homburg, Germany

June 29 - August 31 / 2014

Scheublein + Bak

Edward Burtynsky - WATER
Zurich, Switzerland

June 14 - July 25 / 2014


Hong Kong

May 9 - June 21 / 2014

Grinnell College

Edward Burtynsky: Water
Grinnell, IA, USA

July 11 - September 28 / 2014


Kunsthalle zu Kiel

Nets: Weaving Webs in Art
Kunsthalle zu Kiel, Kiel, Germany

July 28 - November 16 / 2014

Foto Dok

The Power of Water,
Foto Dok, Space for Documentary Photography, Utrecht Nederland

September 7 - October 26 / 2014

21 Century Museum

Blue: Matter, Mood, and Melancholy
21C Museum Cincinnati, Ohio, US

January 31 - June 30 / 2014


Creation and Erasure: Art of the Bingham Canyon Mine
May 30 - September 28 / 2014


World Press Photo

Amsterdam - Sem Presser Lectures
April 24 / 2014

Canadian Water Summit

Keynote Luncheon Speaker: Edward Burtynsky
June 18 / 2014


Keynote Luncheon Speaker: Edward Burtynsky
June 19 / 2014


U.S. Screenings

WATERMARK, a new feature-length documentary film co-directed by Jennifer Baichwal and Edward Burtynsky.

Playing in theatres - USA - DETAILS HERE


LA Times, April 17, 2014:
Review: 'Watermark' is an immersive experience in global water use
By Kenneth Turan

The Wall Street Journal, April 17, 2014:
Watermark review
By Joe Morgenstern

New York Times, April 3, 2014:
That Bend in the River Might be Manufactured
‘Watermark’ Explores the Human Relationship With Water

By Jeannette Catsoulis

Variety, April 3, 2014:
Film Review: ‘Watermark’
By Peter Debruge


The book and app

Burtynsky Water Book

The new book, printed by Steidl with 114 colour plates / 228 pages (hardcover) launches - in conjunction with a touring exhibitrion of over sixty prints.

The iPad app presents the contents of the book in an interactive presentation including explanations and zoom-in for exporation of select images and maps showing locations where images wer created.

Preface: Edward Burtynsky
Essays: Wade Davis and Russell Lord
Sample spreads can be viewed in the BOOKS/WATER section of this site.

Book available September 2013 at fine book stores worldwide.

App available at the Apple App Store now.