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World Press Photo Exhibition 2021 | Newfarm

16 July @ 11:30 am - 5:30 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:30 am on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until 18 July, 2021

World Press Photo Exhibition 2021

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 we recommend you register.

Tickets will be valid for a two hour period and registration will open from 17 May 2021.


16 July
11:30 am - 5:30 pm
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Brisbane Powerhouse
119 Lamington Street
New Farm, QLD Australia
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