Also this year we offer the World Press Photo exhibition a stage in Groningen. The photographs are shown daily in the Synagoge of Groningen from Friday the 17th of November until Sunday the 10th of December.

World Press Photo 17 is an intrigiung photo exhibition with the best current press photographs from 2016. The exhibition exist of for example portraits, series of documentation photographs and news images. World Press Photo selects the most intrusive, extraordinary and high-quality images every year from visual journalism. Photographers throughout the world send their best photographs with the hope of getting picked in one of the following categoties: nature, sport, daily life, news, people, contemporary issues, long-term projects and spotnews. The winning photo’s together form the World Press Photo exhibition from this year. Read here more about the contest.

WPFG is the only one to offer a stage to the World Press Photo exhibition. Thousands of people come to Groningen every year to visit this magnificent overview with stories from all around the world. WPFG adds an own exhibition, readings, guided tours, and many other activities to the exhibition. The details will be announced later.