Eleven AFAC Grantees Nominated for World Press Photo Foundation Masterclass 2020
19 Mar 2020
AFAC is very pleased to announce that 11 of its Arab Documentary Photography Program (ADPP) grantees were nominated among 196 photographers worldwide for the World Press Photo Foundation’s Joop Swart Masterclass 2020. Of the 196 nominees, 12 participants will be selected for the masterclass.
The World Press Photo Foundation’s best known education program, the Joop Swart Masterclass, which takes the form of a week-long intensive program, encourages new and diverse approaches to documentary photography, visual journalism, and visual storytelling.
Once selected, the 12 participants must produce new work on a given theme to bring to the masterclass, which will take place in Amsterdam in September.