Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

World Press Photo Exhibition 2021

© Luis Tato, Spain Title: Fighting Locust Invasion in East Africa

The World Press Photo Exhibition 2021, showcasing the best visual journalism of the past year, returns to Brisbane Powerhouse.

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 we remain COVID safe, you will need to register for tickets.

Walk-ups without a ticket will be admitted providing we have not exceeded capacity for that time. To guarantee your spot we recommend you register.

Tickets will be valid for a two hour period. Daily sessions will run:

10.30am – 12.30pm 12.30pm – 2.30pm 2.30pm – 4.30pm


Find out more and book free tickets here https://brisbanepowerhouse.org/whats-on/event/world-press-photo-exhibition/

Image: © Luis Tato, Spain Title: Fighting Locust Invasion in East Africa


Brisbane Powerhouse
Lamington Street
New Farm , QLD Australia
+ Google Map

We make every effort to ensure all this information is up to date but should be used as a guide only. Events do get cancelled or changed due to wet weather and other events. If you know of a change or cancellation then please do let us know at [email protected].

Keep Up To Date With Brisbane Kids!