WMA Masters 2019/20 ‘Light’ finalists announced

WMA is pleased to announce the five finalists for its 2019/20 Masters award on ‘Light’. Finalists’ photographic works responding to the theme, ‘Light’, in the context of Hong Kong, will be exhibited in Spring 2021. The winner of the WMA Masters will be announced during the exhibition. 

[Postponed] After Opportunity – An Exhibition on Paper

‘After Opportunity’ is an exhibition on paper designed to respond to ‘Opportunity’, the theme of WMA 2018/19. Using the ‘meta publishing’ format, it puts on show the work of seven artists in sync with the current situation in Hong Kong.

Recipient of WMA x FORMAT Fellowship 2020 announced

WMA is pleased to announce the recipient of the WMA x FORMAT Fellowship. The recipient, Caleb Fung, will be visiting FORMAT Festival at Derby in Fall 2020, for participating in a series of facilitated learning and development opportunities.

WMA x FORMAT Fellowship 2020 – Open Call

WMA is delighted to announce an artist residency opportunity in collaboration with the FORMAT Festival. The residency, to take place partly in Derby during the next FORMAT Festival and partly in London, will be held from April 23-29, 2020. Artists who participate in the Light cycle of WMA Masters are eligible to apply by 31 October 2019 (23:59, HKT). 

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 2019/20 ‘Light’ finalists announced

WMA is pleased to announce the five finalists for its 2019/20 Masters award on ‘Light’. Finalists’ photographic works responding to the theme, ‘Light’, in the context of Hong Kong, will be exhibited in Spring 2021. The winner of the WMA Masters will be announced during 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

LIGHT ‧ Masters
Somewhere in Time
Tang Kwong San, Yuen Nga Chi
LIGHT ‧ Masters
BURNT
Wong Wei-him
LIGHT ‧ Masters
GLORY 503
Caleb Fung
LIGHT ‧ Masters
1/8
O'Young Moli, Julian
LIGHT ‧ Masters
Do You Know Where the Birds are?
Liao Jiaming
LIGHT ‧ Masters
Somewhere in Time
Tang Kwong San, Yuen Nga Chi

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 ‧ Masters
WMA Masters 2019/20 ‘Light’ Comes to a Close
2021-01-27
LIGHT ‧ Masters
Recipient of WMA x FORMAT Fellowship 2020 announced
2019-12-23
LIGHT ‧ Masters
WMA Masters 2019/20 ‘Light’ finalists announced
2019-12-17
LIGHT ‧ Masters
WMA x FORMAT Fellowship 2020 – Open Call
2019-08-28
LIGHT ‧ Masters
WMA Masters 2019/20 — Call for Submissions on the theme ‘Light’
2019-05-31
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 ‧ MastersCommission
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
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
Transition ‧ MastersCommission
WMA Masters and Commission 2017/18 – TRANSITION Winners Announced
Opportunity ‧ Masters
WMA Masters 2018/19 “Opportunity” Announcement of Finalists
Opportunity ‧ MastersCommission
WMA CALL FOR PROPOSALS AND SUBMISSIONS
LIGHT ‧ Masters
WMA Masters 2019/20 ‘Light’ Comes to a Close
2021-01-27
LIGHT ‧ Masters
Recipient of WMA x FORMAT Fellowship 2020 announced
2019-12-23
LIGHT ‧ Masters
WMA Masters 2019/20 ‘Light’ finalists announced
2019-12-17
LIGHT ‧ Masters
WMA x FORMAT Fellowship 2020 – Open Call
2019-08-28
LIGHT ‧ Masters
WMA Masters 2019/20 — Call for Submissions on the theme ‘Light’
2019-05-31
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 ‧ MastersCommission
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
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
Transition ‧ MastersCommission
WMA Masters and Commission 2017/18 – TRANSITION Winners Announced
Opportunity ‧ Masters
WMA Masters 2018/19 “Opportunity” Announcement of Finalists
Opportunity ‧ MastersCommission
WMA CALL FOR PROPOSALS AND SUBMISSIONS

Articles

Opportunity ‧ Masters
CatchUP with Renatus Wu
2020-07-04
Mobility ‧ Masters
CatchUP with Kurt Tong
2020-06-23
Poverty ‧ Masters
CatchUP with Ko Chung Ming
2020-06-10
Opportunity ‧ Masters
CatchUP with Renatus Wu
2020-07-04
Mobility ‧ Masters
CatchUP with Kurt Tong
2020-06-23
Poverty ‧ Masters
CatchUP with Ko Chung Ming
2020-06-10

Video

Opportunity ‧ Masters
Where is your “Happy Valley”?
Masters
CatchUP|Ko Chung Ming
Opportunity ‧ Masters
Where is your “Happy Valley”?
Masters
CatchUP|Ko Chung Ming