International Women in Photo Association

International Women in Photo is a French non profit aiming to create global change and reach gender equality and women empowerment. IWPA acts as a platform by promoting and highlighting women’s voices around the worlds providing exposure and support to women photographers and visual storytellers

The roots of IWPA’s goals lie in the underrepresentation of women photographers, who do not receive sufficient recognition or assignments, and whose work comprises a tiny percentage of all the photographs we see daily in the press, social media, museums and art exhibitions.

Exhibitions & Spotlights

We are very pleased to share our 2024 Exhibition Agenda:

Vaison-la-Romaine – France, 01 – 30 April in the Église Haute

Tiblisi Art Fair : Photo Contest for Eastern Partnership Countries 2024 for Women (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova & Ukraine)


Banjul ( Gambia) & Kaolack and Ziguinchor (Senegal) – Alliance Française Banjul et AF Ziguinchor

Watch our IWPA Award 2023 Panel discussion

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March 26, 2024

Discover the Power of Sisterhood Through the Lens

Join us from April 1st to 30th at Église Haute, Vaison-la-Romaine, for 'Regards de Sororité' - a captivating exhibition where the essence of sisterhood is explored through the eyes of five remarkable women photographers, Laureats and Finalists of the 6th and 7th IWPA Award. These artists collectively showcase the resilience and multifaceted nature of sisterhood, emphasizing how it plays a…

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