BarTur Photo Award is a not for profit organization that aims to find, support and recognize the best contemporary photographic talent. The award is looking for work that is unique, compelling and inspiring. To be judged by a panel of industry leaders.

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Image: Photo courtesy of Bar-Tur Photobook Award Wiiner: Monica Alcazar-Duarte

$10,000 First Prize

This year the Bar-Tur Photo Award will be open to both professional photographers as well as current students. There is a large cash prize of $10,000 for the winning professional entry as well as $3000 for the winning student entry.  The awards are as follows:

 

Professional Awards:

Unity in Diversity: 1st Prize Winner: $10,000 

The Chris Wainwright Award for Climate: $1,000

 

Student Awards:

Unity in Diversity: 1st Prize Winner: $3,000 

The Chris Wainwright Award for Climate: $1,000

 

Other Awards:

There will be four Trustee Choice Awards, one from each of the categories listed above.

There will be a total of 12 Highly Commended Awards, three in each category listed above. 

 

Exhibitions:

There will be four exhibitions of the Winners, Trustee’s Choice and Highly Commended work in Copenhagen, Paris, Berlin and Warsaw throughout 2019/2020.

An important aspect of the Award is the endorsement of the quality of work selected for the exhibition and prizes by a world leading panel of judges who are drawn from across a wide spectrum of the professional photography industries and thereforeWinners, Trustee’s Choice and Highly Commended applicants will receive feedback from the judging panel.

Read here for more information on Entry Criteria.