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World Press Photo Exhibition 2021 | Newfarm | 26 June
26 June @ 10:30 am - 4:30 pm
An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until 18 July, 2021
Note: Due to Government restrictions, World Press Photo Exhibition 2021 sessions on Friday 02 to Saturday 03 July have been cancelled. For all other questions relating to Brisbane Powerhouse and COVID-19 please refer to the Brisbane Powerhouse advice page here.
The World Press Photo Exhibition, showcasing the best visual journalism of the past year, returns to Brisbane Powerhouse in 2021.
Attracting 4,315 photographers from 130 countries who submitted 74,470 images, this coveted award is the world’s leading contest for professional press photographers, photo journalist and documentary photographers.
In 2021, the highly-anticipated exhibition will be even more poignant, following an unprecedented year marked by the COVID-19 pandemic and social justice protests around the globe. The nominees share a diversity of interpretations and perspectives to these and other urgent issues such as the climate crisis, transgender people’s rights, and territorial conflicts.
Attendance to this exhibition remains FREE however to ensure the event is COVID safe, you will need to register for tickets.
Walk-ups without a ticket will be admitted providing capacity has not been exceeded for that time. To guarantee your spot the Brisbane Powerhouse recommend you register.
Tickets will be valid for a two hour period. The exhibition is open Tue–Sun only. Session times include: