Photography and IWPA news

July 21, 2023

OPEN CALL 2023 – Preselections

WE ARE THRILLED TO ANNOUNCE THE PRESELECTED ENTRIES FOR THE IWPA OPEN CALL 2023 ! Your talent and passion for photography were truly impressive making the preselection process both inspiring and challenging. The diversity of stories and global coverage in terms of photographers' origins have far exceeded our expectations. Entries were reviewed for creativity, originality, emotion conveyed, technical proficiency, and compelling…

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April 11, 2022

Join IWPA Panel Discussion with the Awardees 2022

Tuesday, April 19, 2022 12:00-13:15 pm CET In a panel discussion to mark the Tokyo exhibition launch of the IWPA Award 2022, Diversity Committee of the Foreign Correspondent Club Japan has invited the IWPA Award Laureate, and some of the finalists and special award winners to talk about their work and the difficulties they face as women photographers documenting such issues as war, injustice, economic…

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March 23, 2022

IWPA price edition 2022 results

ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE IWPA Award 2021/2022 results Following the IWPA Open Call running from September 1st till October 31, 2021, we are happy to share the final results. click here to see the IWPA Laureate and finalists ! Congratulations to all the photographers. Our international jury members Linda Al Khoury, Armelle Dakouo, Anne Farrar, Gabrielle Fonseca Johnson, Steven Lee, Roch Lorente,…

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February 02, 2022

IWPA price edition 2022 pre-selection results

ANNOUNCEMENT OF SHORTLISTED CANDIDATES – IWPA Award 2021/2022 Following the IWPA Open Call running from September 1st till October 31, 2021, we are happy to share the result of the preselection. click here to see the SHORTLISTED for the IWPA Award list ! Congratulations to all the photogrpher. Our international jury members Linda Al Khoury, Armelle Dakouo, Anne Farrar, Gabrielle…

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November 10, 2021

Women Photography and Feminisms

IWPA is delighted to announce that it will be participating in the first WOPHA Congress at WOPHA Congress. The Congress Women, Photography and Feminisms is the world's first international convening of women-led photography organizations. It consists of two days of creative panel sesssions and lectures that will address and seek to repair the underrepresented roles of women in photography. The…

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October 14, 2021

IWPA edition 2020 at Acoustic, Riyad

We are delighted to return to Saudi Arabia to present IWPA 2020 Laureate & Finalists at Acoustic, concept Gallery and restaurant in Riyad from October 13th to November 13th 2021. The opening on the 13th will be inaugurated by French Ambassador Ludovic Pouille. Join the round table on "empowerment and art" with Dr Iman Almashharawi, Ms Najla Mohammed AlSaleem, two…

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September 01, 2021

IWPA edition 2020 at KG+, Kyoto

We are delighted to present IWPA 2020 Laureate & Finalists at KG+, Kyoto from September 17th to October 17th 2021. KG+ is an art festival dedicated to discovering and fostering new talents and a satellite event to the annual KYOTOGRAPHIE International Photography Festival. Location: KG+ Square,600-8219 Shichijo-dori Karasuma Nishiiri113, Nakai-cho, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto. More details on the link

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July 29, 2021

Open Call 2021

The International Women in Photo Association (IWPA) is announcing its open call running from the 1st of September to the 31st of October 2021 for women photographers to submit their entries for the 2021 edition of the awards. Submissions can be done online on the IWPA website TheIWPA Award is a photography award organized by the International Women In Photo…

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July 20, 2021

IWPA at Institut Florimont, Geneva

GENEVA,  IWPA edition 2020 exhibition at the INSTITUT FLORIMONT (September to December 2021), Avenue du Petit-Lancy 37, 1213 Petit-Lancy, Geneva, Switzerland. The Florimont Institute, in collaboration with the Alliance Française de Genève, is organizing the exhibition of the winners of the IWPA Prize within its walls. More info at

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May 20, 2021


International Women In Photo has been chosen to represent "Women Photographers" at the French Pavilion of the World Expo 2020 in Dubai in March 2022, to celebrate #women» & #genderequality»We couldn’t dream for a better place to showcase a selection of the laureates & finalists of the International Women In Photo Award since its creation in 2016. Thank you to Justine Weulersse, Content and…

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