WMA Masters 2018/19 “Opportunity” Announcement of Finalists

The WMA Masters is pleased to announce the seven finalists for its 2018/19 award on Opportunity. Finalists’ photographic works, responding to the theme in the context of Hong Kong, will be exhibited at the Hong Kong City Hall mid-April 2019. The winner of the WMA Masters will be announced at the opening of the exhibition.

WMA Masters 2018/19 – Call for Submissions

The WMA Masters welcomes image submissions from across the globe. Entries must relate to the theme, “Opportunity”, and be relevant to Hong Kong. Finalists will be selected by an international panel of judges and their works will be exhibited in Hong Kong in Spring 2019. The winner of the WMA Masters will receive a cash prize of HK$250,000. Each finalist will receive HK$15,000. 

Submission Period  1/6 – 28/9/2018

WMA Masters and Commission 2017/18 – TRANSITION Winners Announced

The winner of this year’s WMA Masters and the recipient of the WMA Commission were announced on the 14 April, 2018 at the WMA opening ceremony. YIM Sui-fong’s The Unlocked Space won the the WMA Masters and received a cash prize of HK$250,000. LEE Kai-chung is the WMA Commission recipient. LEE will receive HK$250,000 grant that contribute towards the production of his proposal and a public event featuring the completed work, which will be given a place in the WMA Collection.

WMA Masters 2018/19 “Opportunity” Announcement of Finalists

The WMA Masters is pleased to announce the seven finalists for its 2018/19 award on Opportunity. Finalists’ photographic works, responding to the theme in the context of Hong Kong, will be exhibited at the Hong Kong City Hall mid-April 2019. The winner of the WMA Masters will be announced at the opening of the exhibition.


About Masters

The WMA Masters is a non-profit photography award aiming to nurture the growth of photography as an art form in Hong Kong, as well as stimulate dialogue and foster community awareness on socially relevant issues of critical importance to Hong Kong.


Winner & Finalists

OPPORTUNITY ‧ Masters
No Opportunities (for Beatrice)
Beatrice WONG
OPPORTUNITY ‧ Masters
Where It Never Rains
Pierfrancesco CELADA
OPPORTUNITY ‧ Masters
The day you put me on
Kin Bon YIP
OPPORTUNITY ‧ Masters
Alike…
Nga Ling CHEUNG
OPPORTUNITY ‧ Masters
Time to tame the tigers?
Saskia WESSELING
OPPORTUNITY ‧ Masters
‘Opportunity everywhere?!‘
Jolans FUNG
OPPORTUNITY ‧ Masters
No Opportunities (for Beatrice)
Beatrice WONG

Schedule

Upcoming
JUN

Call for Submissions

2019
SEP

Deadline

2019
OCT

Judges Online Review

2019
DEC

Review in Hong Kong

2019
DEC

Shortlist Announcement

2020
APR

Final Judging and Winner Announcement

2020
APR

Exhibition


Events

14AprSat, Apr 14 - Mar 24, 2018Exhibition Period
TRANSITION ‧ Masters
TRANSITION – WMA MASTERS & WMA FILM EXHIBITION ​
2018-04-14
14AprSat, Apr 14 - 24, 2018Exhibition Period
Transition ‧ Masters
TRANSITION – WMA MASTERS & WMA FILM EXHIBITION ​
2018-04-14
14AprFri, Apr 14 - May 06, 2017Exhibition Period
MOBILITY ‧ Masters
2017 WMA Masters Exhibition
2017-04-14
10AprSun, Apr 10 - 19, 2016Exhibition Period
IDENTITY ‧ Masters
2016 WYNG Masters Award Exhibition
2016-04-10
14AprSat, Apr 14 - Mar 24, 2018Exhibition Period
TRANSITION ‧ Masters
TRANSITION – WMA MASTERS & WMA FILM EXHIBITION ​
2018-04-14
14AprSat, Apr 14 - 24, 2018Exhibition Period
Transition ‧ Masters
TRANSITION – WMA MASTERS & WMA FILM EXHIBITION ​
2018-04-14
14AprFri, Apr 14 - May 06, 2017Exhibition Period
MOBILITY ‧ Masters
2017 WMA Masters Exhibition
2017-04-14
10AprSun, Apr 10 - 19, 2016Exhibition Period
IDENTITY ‧ Masters
2016 WYNG Masters Award Exhibition
2016-04-10

News

Light ‧ MastersCommissionOpenStudent
WMA Introduces Theme of 2019/20 Cycle – Light
2019-04-25
Opportunity ‧ MastersCommissionStudent
Opportunity! WMA Annual Exhibition
2019-03-28
OPPORTUNITY ‧ Masters
WMA Masters 2018/19 “Opportunity” Announcement of Finalists
2018-12-11
OPPORTUNITY ‧ Masters
WMA Masters 2018/19 — Call for Submissions on “Opportunity”
2018-05-31
TRANSITION ‧ Masters
WMA Masters and Commission 2017/18 – TRANSITION Winners Announced
2018-04-15
TRANSITION ‧ Masters
TRANSITION – WMA Masters & WMA Film Exhibition ​
2018-03-15
Transition ‧ MastersCommissionFilm
TRANSITION – WMA Masters & WMA Film Exhibition ​
2018-03-12
TRANSITION ‧ Masters
WMA Masters 2017/18 – Transition Announcement of Finalists
2017-12-18
TRANSITION ‧ Masters
WMA Masters 2017/18 — Call for Submissions on “Transition”
2017-06-15
MOBILITY ‧ Masters
WMA Masters 2016/17 – MOBILITY Winners Announced
2017-04-13
MOBILITY ‧ Masters
WMA Masters 2016/17—“Mobility” Exhibition of Finalists’ Works
2017-04-12
MOBILITY ‧ Masters
WMA Masters 2016/17 – Mobility Announcement of Finalists
2016-12-12
MOBILITY ‧ Masters
WMA Masters 2016/17 Call For Submissions: MOBILITY
2016-07-05
IDENTITY ‧ Masters
WMA Commission Award Recipient Announced
2016-04-14
IDENTITY ‧ Masters
WYNG Masters Award 2014/15 – IDENTITY and Winner Announcement
2016-04-14
IDENTITY ‧ Masters
WYNG Masters Award 2015/16 – IDENTITY Announcement of Finalists
2015-12-27
IDENTITY ‧ Masters
WYNG Masters Award 2015/16 Call For Submissions: IDENTITY
2015-06-15
WASTE ‧ Masters
2014/15 WYNG Masters Award WINNER and Commission Recipient Announced – WASTE
2015-04-23
WASTE ‧ Masters
WYNG Masters Award 2014/15 – What A WASTE
2015-04-16
Masters
WYNG Masters Award 2014/15 | WASTE
2014-06-16
AIR ‧ Masters
WYNG Masters Award 2013 WINNERS Announced
2014-05-03
AIR ‧ Masters
WYNG Masters Award Finalists’ Exhibition – GASP!
2014-04-24
AIR ‧ Masters
WYNG Masters Award 2013 – AIR FINALISTS ANNOUNCED
2014-01-20
POVERTY ‧ Masters
WYNG Masters Award WINNERS Announced – Poverty In The Midst of Plenty
2013-03-01
POVERTY ‧ Masters
WYNG Masters Award 2012 – Poverty FINALISTS ANNOUNCED. 2013 WYNG Masters Award Theme Revealed
2012-12-28
POVERTY ‧ Masters
WYNG Masters Award For Photography Launch Event
2012-05-10
Opportunity ‧ Masters
WMA Masters 2018/19 “Opportunity” Announcement of Finalists
Opportunity ‧ MastersCommission
WMA CALL FOR PROPOSALS AND SUBMISSIONS
Light ‧ MastersCommissionOpenStudent
WMA Introduces Theme of 2019/20 Cycle – Light
2019-04-25
Opportunity ‧ MastersCommissionStudent
Opportunity! WMA Annual Exhibition
2019-03-28
OPPORTUNITY ‧ Masters
WMA Masters 2018/19 “Opportunity” Announcement of Finalists
2018-12-11
OPPORTUNITY ‧ Masters
WMA Masters 2018/19 — Call for Submissions on “Opportunity”
2018-05-31
TRANSITION ‧ Masters
WMA Masters and Commission 2017/18 – TRANSITION Winners Announced
2018-04-15
TRANSITION ‧ Masters
TRANSITION – WMA Masters & WMA Film Exhibition ​
2018-03-15
Transition ‧ MastersCommissionFilm
TRANSITION – WMA Masters & WMA Film Exhibition ​
2018-03-12
TRANSITION ‧ Masters
WMA Masters 2017/18 – Transition Announcement of Finalists
2017-12-18
TRANSITION ‧ Masters
WMA Masters 2017/18 — Call for Submissions on “Transition”
2017-06-15
MOBILITY ‧ Masters
WMA Masters 2016/17 – MOBILITY Winners Announced
2017-04-13
MOBILITY ‧ Masters
WMA Masters 2016/17—“Mobility” Exhibition of Finalists’ Works
2017-04-12
MOBILITY ‧ Masters
WMA Masters 2016/17 – Mobility Announcement of Finalists
2016-12-12
MOBILITY ‧ Masters
WMA Masters 2016/17 Call For Submissions: MOBILITY
2016-07-05
IDENTITY ‧ Masters
WMA Commission Award Recipient Announced
2016-04-14
IDENTITY ‧ Masters
WYNG Masters Award 2014/15 – IDENTITY and Winner Announcement
2016-04-14
IDENTITY ‧ Masters
WYNG Masters Award 2015/16 – IDENTITY Announcement of Finalists
2015-12-27
IDENTITY ‧ Masters
WYNG Masters Award 2015/16 Call For Submissions: IDENTITY
2015-06-15
WASTE ‧ Masters
2014/15 WYNG Masters Award WINNER and Commission Recipient Announced – WASTE
2015-04-23
WASTE ‧ Masters
WYNG Masters Award 2014/15 – What A WASTE
2015-04-16
Masters
WYNG Masters Award 2014/15 | WASTE
2014-06-16
AIR ‧ Masters
WYNG Masters Award 2013 WINNERS Announced
2014-05-03
AIR ‧ Masters
WYNG Masters Award Finalists’ Exhibition – GASP!
2014-04-24
AIR ‧ Masters
WYNG Masters Award 2013 – AIR FINALISTS ANNOUNCED
2014-01-20
POVERTY ‧ Masters
WYNG Masters Award WINNERS Announced – Poverty In The Midst of Plenty
2013-03-01
POVERTY ‧ Masters
WYNG Masters Award 2012 – Poverty FINALISTS ANNOUNCED. 2013 WYNG Masters Award Theme Revealed
2012-12-28
POVERTY ‧ Masters
WYNG Masters Award For Photography Launch Event
2012-05-10
Opportunity ‧ Masters
WMA Masters 2018/19 “Opportunity” Announcement of Finalists
Opportunity ‧ MastersCommission
WMA CALL FOR PROPOSALS AND SUBMISSIONS

Articles

Transition ‧ Masters
No Place Like Home
Kay Mei ling Beadman
2019-01-21
Transition ‧ Masters
What’s in a Title?
Kay Mei Ling Beadman
2019-01-09
Transition ‧ Masters
The Death of the Viewer & The Two-Way Mirror
Hester Keijser
2018-04-14
Transition ‧ Masters
No Place Like Home
Kay Mei ling Beadman
2019-01-21
Transition ‧ Masters
What’s in a Title?
Kay Mei Ling Beadman
2019-01-09
Transition ‧ Masters
The Death of the Viewer & The Two-Way Mirror
Hester Keijser
2018-04-14

Video

Transition ‧ Masters
WMA Masters 2017/18 Winner – YIM Sui-fong
Transition ‧ Masters
WMA Masters 2017/18 Finalist – Ka-Man TSE
Transition ‧ Masters
WMA Masters 2017/18 Winner – YIM Sui-fong
Transition ‧ Masters
WMA Masters 2017/18 Finalist – Ka-Man TSE