WMA Open 2019 – Call for Submissions

The WMA Open 2019 calls for submission of images from every member of the public according to the theme “Opportunity”. From 22 February to 29 April 2019, images submitted to the WMA Open photo contest will have the chance to win prizes, including cash and professional development opportunities.

WMA Open Photo Contest Exhibition

The WMA Open Photo Contest Exhibition will be extended until 31 March 2019. The exhibition, curated by Hilda Chan and Iven Cheung, will showcase photographic works of the 3 winners for the annual theme “Transition” including Caleb FUNG, Suet-sum LAI, and SHEK Chun Yin and 7 finalists including CHEUNG Siu Hoi, KOU Choi Sin, LO Yuen Ching, SIU Wai Hang, Mono TUNG Chiu On, Beatrice WONG and WONG Sanders. 

The WMA Open announces finalists and winners for “Transition” cycle

The WMA Open was created to serve as a public platform for discussion and a springboard for social transformation. The WMA Open Photo Contest 2018, themed “Transition”, received close to 340 entries for this cycle. A panel of judges selected ten finalists and also three winners out of ten finalists.

WMA Open 2019 – Call for Submissions

The WMA Open 2019 calls for submission of images from every member of the public according to the theme “Opportunity”. From 22 February to 29 April 2019, images submitted to the WMA Open photo contest will have the chance to win prizes, including cash and professional development opportunities.


About Open

The WMA Open welcomes every member of the public to submit themed images and engage in discussions over them. The WMA Open was created to serve as a public...

The WMA Open welcomes every member of the public to submit themed images and engage in discussions over them. The WMA Open was created to serve as a public platform for discussion and a springboard for social transformation. To continue the conversations sparked by the submissions, the contest maintains a gallery of entries that are accessible for educational and non-commercial uses under [Creative Commons licenses]. The submissions also document the photographic history of contemporary Hong Kong. 


Winner & Finalists

Waste ‧ Open
廢棄的椅子
Kenzo Yp Cham
Air ‧ Open
烏煙瘴氣
ken lee
Mobility ‧ Open
The show must go on
Wong Yik Chung
Waste ‧ Open
Sea Waste
Dennis Chan
Poverty ‧ Open
雨夜
Kwok Yin Cheung
Identity ‧ Open
Identity 2
Phey Palma
Waste ‧ Open
我們的未來
Na Ru To O
Mobility ‧ Open
不夜之城
King Wa Lam
Transition ‧ Open
Life as a Game
LO Yuen Ching
Waste ‧ Open
廢棄的椅子
Kenzo Yp Cham

Events

18FebMon, Feb 18 - Mar 31, 2019Exhibition Period
Transition ‧ Open
WMA OPEN PHOTO CONTEST EXHIBITION
2019-02-18
18FebMon, Feb 18 - Mar 31, 2019Exhibition Period
Transition ‧ Open
WMA OPEN PHOTO CONTEST EXHIBITION
2019-02-18

News

Light ‧ MastersCommissionOpenStudent
WMA Introduces Theme of 2019/20 Cycle – Light
2019-04-25
Open
WMA OPEN 2019 “OPPORTUNITY” CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS
2019-02-22
Open
WMA Open Photo Contest Exhibition
2019-02-04
Open
The WMA Open announces finalists and winners for “Transition” cycle
2018-07-11
Open
WMA OPEN 2018 “TRANSITION” CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS
2018-04-23
Mobility ‧ Open
The WMA Open Announces Winning Entries for “Mobility”
2017-06-13
Mobility ‧ Open
WMA Open 2016/17 Finalists
2017-04-11
Mobility ‧ Open
WMA OPEN “MOBILITY” CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS
2017-03-01
Identity ‧ Open
WMA Open Photo Contest Announces Winners of IDENTITY
2015-10-26
Identity ‧ Open
WMA Open Photo Contest 2015 Finalists Announced: IDENTITY
2015-08-31
Identity ‧ Open
WMA Open Photo Contest 2015 Call For Submissions: IDENTITY
2015-06-15
Waste ‧ Open
WMA Open Photo Contest “Waste” Results Announcement
2014-11-11
Waste ‧ Open
WMA Open Photo Contest HK “WASTE” finalists announced – Vote Now!
2014-08-21
Waste ‧ Open
WMA OPEN PHOTO CONTEST 2014 | WASTE
2014-06-15
Air ‧ Open
WMA Open Photo Contest 2013 Announces Winners of AIR
2013-09-03
Air ‧ Open
WMA Open Photo Contest 2013 Announces 31 Finalists – Vote Now!
2013-08-01
Air ‧ Open
WMA Open Photo Contest 2013 – Submissions closed
2013-07-19
Air ‧ Open
WMA – Call For Submissions
2013-06-17
Poverty ‧ Open
PUBLIC VOTES for Photo Contest HK Winners “Gender and Poverty”
2012-12-04
Poverty ‧ Open
“Gender and Poverty” Finalists Announced – Vote Now!
2012-10-19
Poverty ‧ Open
Photo Contest HK 2012 Exhibition – POVERTY
2012-10-16
Poverty ‧ Open
Photo Contest HK Gender and Poverty – FINALISTS to win rare audience with Former Magnum Photographer
2012-08-23
Poverty ‧ Open
Photo Contest HK Poverty in the Midst of Plenty Winners Announced
2012-06-28
Poverty ‧ Open
Photo Contest HK announces 15 Finalists – Vote Now!
2012-05-14
Poverty ‧ Open
Photo Contest HK Poverty in the Midst of Plenty
2012-03-30
Light ‧ MastersCommissionOpenStudent
WMA Introduces Theme of 2019/20 Cycle – Light
2019-04-25
Open
WMA OPEN 2019 “OPPORTUNITY” CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS
2019-02-22
Open
WMA Open Photo Contest Exhibition
2019-02-04
Open
The WMA Open announces finalists and winners for “Transition” cycle
2018-07-11
Open
WMA OPEN 2018 “TRANSITION” CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS
2018-04-23
Mobility ‧ Open
The WMA Open Announces Winning Entries for “Mobility”
2017-06-13
Mobility ‧ Open
WMA Open 2016/17 Finalists
2017-04-11
Mobility ‧ Open
WMA OPEN “MOBILITY” CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS
2017-03-01
Identity ‧ Open
WMA Open Photo Contest Announces Winners of IDENTITY
2015-10-26
Identity ‧ Open
WMA Open Photo Contest 2015 Finalists Announced: IDENTITY
2015-08-31
Identity ‧ Open
WMA Open Photo Contest 2015 Call For Submissions: IDENTITY
2015-06-15
Waste ‧ Open
WMA Open Photo Contest “Waste” Results Announcement
2014-11-11
Waste ‧ Open
WMA Open Photo Contest HK “WASTE” finalists announced – Vote Now!
2014-08-21
Waste ‧ Open
WMA OPEN PHOTO CONTEST 2014 | WASTE
2014-06-15
Air ‧ Open
WMA Open Photo Contest 2013 Announces Winners of AIR
2013-09-03
Air ‧ Open
WMA Open Photo Contest 2013 Announces 31 Finalists – Vote Now!
2013-08-01
Air ‧ Open
WMA Open Photo Contest 2013 – Submissions closed
2013-07-19
Air ‧ Open
WMA – Call For Submissions
2013-06-17
Poverty ‧ Open
PUBLIC VOTES for Photo Contest HK Winners “Gender and Poverty”
2012-12-04
Poverty ‧ Open
“Gender and Poverty” Finalists Announced – Vote Now!
2012-10-19
Poverty ‧ Open
Photo Contest HK 2012 Exhibition – POVERTY
2012-10-16
Poverty ‧ Open
Photo Contest HK Gender and Poverty – FINALISTS to win rare audience with Former Magnum Photographer
2012-08-23
Poverty ‧ Open
Photo Contest HK Poverty in the Midst of Plenty Winners Announced
2012-06-28
Poverty ‧ Open
Photo Contest HK announces 15 Finalists – Vote Now!
2012-05-14
Poverty ‧ Open
Photo Contest HK Poverty in the Midst of Plenty
2012-03-30

Video

Air ‧ Open
WMA Open Photo Contest 2013 Finalists
Air ‧ Open
WMA Open Photo Contest 2013 – AIR
Air ‧ Open
WMA Open Photo Contest 2013 Finalists
Air ‧ Open
WMA Open Photo Contest 2013 – AIR