World Press Photo Traveled to Ukraine
The exhibition of photographs enrolled in the World Press Photo 2011 contest will take place at the Kyiv Municipal Art Gallery Lavra on March 1-22, 2012. The 177 winners of world’s most prestigious photojournalism competition will be showcased in Kyiv.
One of the winners – Italian photographer Davide Montelone will host the workshop at the Kyiv event. Another project featured at the exhibition in Kyiv will be a collection of photographs that won the New Picture of Kyiv contest.
World Press Photo aims to encourage the highest standards in photojournalism. Every year the winning photographs of the annual competition travel the world – 45 countries – and gather millions of visitors who acquaint themselves with the art of inspirational reporting photography. A yearbook is published to commemorate the best pictures of the year.
This is the third time World Press Photo works come to Ukraine. Official Web site of World Press Photo
When: March 1-22, 2012
Where: Kyiv Municipal Art Gallery Lavra, Kyiv