Edward Burtynsky Receives Honorary Degree

24 June 2017

Edward Burtynsky Receives Honorary Degree

Edward Burtynsky, Oil Bunkering #1, Niger Delta, Nigeria, 2016

The University of Toronto awards Edward Burtynsky with a Doctor of Laws, honoris causa, “for his excellence in the arts, as a Canadian photographer who has had a profound influence on society through his vivid portrayal of environmental issues.” 

Read more about the award from The University of Toronto and see Edward's acceptance speech here.