3,000$ award for Visual Storytelling essay.

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The Call for Entries for the 2013 AnthropoGraphia Human Rights through Visual Storytelling Award is now open

As always, there is no charge to enter the competition
Human Rights Through Visual Storytelling
 
AnthropoGraphia Award
5th Edition
AnthropoGraphia will grant a 3,000$ award to one outstanding Visual Storytelling essay.
This is an excellent opportunity for visual storytellers to exhibit their work and demonstrate their commitment to human rights issues. 
 
For the 2013 edition, we will be selecting 12 photo-essays and 6 multimedia projects from the entries submitted. These will be chosen by a team of curators that includes Matthieu Rytz, the president of AnthropoGraphia, and 2 guests curators:  Adrian Evans – Director of Panos Pictures, and Shahidul Alam – photographer, writer, lecturer and human rights activist.
Save the dates
 
 
Call for entries opens April 7, 2013
 
Call for entries ends May 7, 2013
 
Curators meet in London: mid-May 2013
 
AnthropoGraphia exhibition begins touring in July 2013
Guest Curators
Adrian Evans
Director of Panos Pictures
Shahidul Alam
photographer, writer, lecturer
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Álvaro Laiz – winner of an honorary mention at the 4th edition of the AnthropoGraphia Award
Mongolia is a sovereign nation and the least densely populated country in the world, with fewer than two inhabitants per square kilometre. Homosexuality is still taboo there. The weight of tradition and the years under Soviet domination, a time during which homosexuals were sent to the gulag, constitute a great burden for gays, lesbians, and transsexuals, who continue to be repressed, rejected, and victimized.
  New York Photo Festival – Brooklyn          Noorderlicht Gallery – The Netherlands                      Flux Labotary – Geneva                          Bonsecours Market – Montréal   
The name AnthropoGraphia is a combination of the Greek words “anthropo” and “graphia”, which literally means ‘human-being – writing’. The essence of these terms reveals AnthropoGraphia’s mission: to write human stories, using photography as the medium.
 
AnthropoGraphia is committed to the denunciation of human rights abuses through high-quality visual storytelling.
 
We recognize the power of advocacy visual storytelling in raising awareness and reject distinctions between photojournalism and the arts, in order to bring together a variety of approaches to the long-term, in-depth photographic essay that focuses on human rights.
 
Our aim is to raise general awareness of issues that are often marginalized by the mainstream media. We also strive to encourage non-western and emerging photographers by promoting them alongside the world’s most celebrated photographers.
Submissions now open
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