World Press Photo 16
View news and modern society that is around the world in photos
World Press Photo Foundation was established in Amsterdam of Netherlands in 1955. Therefore, “World Press Photo” has been held as documentary and news photo exhibition from the following year. “World Press Photo Contest” that is competition of photographs took in the previous year will be held in February from January each year. Winning photo was selected by the International judging panel will be on display in the exhibition to be held in about 100 venues of the world 45 countries. “World Press Photo” is the world’s largest photo exhibition that about 350 million people or more visit.
About 6 thousand photographers around the world have applied for the photo of more than 80,000 this year. Among these photos, about 150 winning photos, such as the chosen grand prize will exhibit.
The news that spread throughout the world, contemporary social problems facing the world, such as the decisive moment of the sport, there are photographs that capture the reality that you usually can not see it.
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|Event Name||World Press Photo 16|
|Venue||Tokyo Photographic Art Museum B1F Exhibition Gallery|
|Dates||September 3, 2016 – October 23, 2016|
|Note||Every Monday Closed
Monday is open the case of a public holiday, following Tuesday Closed
(9/19,10/10 open, 9/20,10/11 close)
Thursday and Friday until 20:00
Last admission until 30 minutes before closing
Adults ¥640 / College Students ¥480 High School and Junior High School Students, Over 65 ¥320
Elementary School or less Free
|Address||Tokyo Photographic Art Museum 1-13-3 Mita Meguro-ku, Tōkyō|