8th October 2002, 07:13 PM
World Press Photo Exhibition
This just arrived in the email:
WORLD PRESS PHOTO EXHIBITION
Asian Civilisations Museum, EMPRESS PLACE
1 Empress Place
(by the Singapore River, next to Victoria Theatre)
9 October to 30 October 2002
Opening Hours: 11am - 5.30pm from Mon to Sat
Closed on Sunday
Organised by the Royal Netherlands Embassy, Roosen Eventures & the Photographic Society of Singapore
Venue Sponsored by Asian Civilisations Museum
Supported by Canon, Lee Foundation, Rabobank, Singapore Press Holdings, Singapore Tourism Board, TNT Asia & Helu-Trans (S) Pte Ltd
See over 200 photographs capturing the best of press photography at the World Press Photo Exhibition at the Asian Civilisations Museum, Empress Place. The exhibition showcases images captured by photojournalists, agencies, newspapers and magazines from all corners of the world. These thought-provoking pictures bear out the power of the photograph to transcend cultural and linguistic frontiers.
This travelling exhibition is part of a worldwide annual contest and this year's competition attracted 4,171 photographers from 123 countries. So don't miss your chance to view this historical document of the world's main events in 2001 in Singapore!