Awards Days

Awards Days

Friday 20 April 2012 – Saturday 21 April 2012

The Awards Days weekend is a celebration to honor the prizewinners of World Press Photo's 55th Photo Contest and 2nd Multimedia Contest. The weekend is filled with activities, including photographer presentations, the Sem Presser Lecture, and the Awards Ceremony. Read more information about the Awards Days.

Registration for the Awards Days has opened. Unfortunately, the capacity of our venues is limited and, therefore, attendance is by invitation only. If you have not yet received your invitation and you are a relation of World Press Photo, please write awardsdays@worldpressphoto.org, stating your name, professional affiliation, and country of residence. If your request is accepted, you will receive a personal invitation and a link to our registration website. Registration will close once we have reached maximum capacity.

Please register no later than Friday 6 April 2012. For questions, please write awardsdays@worldpressphoto.org.

2012 World Press Photo exhibition
The 2012 exhibition will open on 20 April, during the Awards Days.
Location: Oude Kerk, Oudekerksplein, Amsterdam
Visiting hours: 10.30 – 17.30, Sunday 13.00 – 17.30

Program Friday 20 April
09.00   
Registration desk open
Location: Felix Meritis, Keizersgracht 324, Amsterdam

10.00   
Individual presentations by prize-winning photographers
Presentation of winning productions from the multimedia contest
Location: Felix Meritis

15.00
World Press Photo Sem Presser Lecture, 'Just a Monkey? A discussion of man and nature and the nature of man' by wildlife photographer Michael 'Nick' Nichols, National Geographic magazine (in cooperation with Stichting Sem Presser Archief)
Location: Felix Meritis

17.00   
Presentations by prize-winning photographers continue
Location: Felix Meritis

Program Saturday 21 April
09.30
Registration desk open
Location: Felix Meritis

10.00   
Presentations by prize-winning photographers continue
Location: Felix Meritis

Evening 
Awards Ceremony (by invitation only)
A celebration to honor the prize-winning photographers of the 55th World Press Photo Contest.
Location: Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ, Piet Heinkade 1, Amsterdam

VISITORS INFORMATION

Felix Meritis / Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ
Amsterdam, the Netherlands
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