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Sony World Photography Awards ExhibitionThe World Photography Organisation stages a large-scale London exhibition showing the winning and shortlisted images of the 13th edition of the Sony World Photography Awards at Somerset House. More than 600 of the best professional and amateur contemporary photographs from around the world are selected, capturing everything from fashion to travel, portraiture to sport and photojournalism to architecture. The award is worth $30,000 to the winner and the exhibition includes The Book as Multiple by Gerhard Steidl. The German publisher receives the Outstanding Contribution to Photography Award this year, joining previous recipients Martin Parr, William Eggleston and Candida Hofer.

 

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Somerset House, once the site of a spectacular Tudor palace, now includes a magnificent 18th century art gallery housing celebrated collections belonging to the Courtauld Institute Gallery, as well as the Embankment Galleries (which replaced the Hermitage Rooms and The Gilbert Collection - the latter re-opened at the Victoria and Albert Museum in June 2009). More about Somerset House

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Sony World Photography Awards Exhibition  © Sergey Savenko, Russian Federation, Winner, National Awards, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards  

   
Sony World Photography Awards Exhibition - © Sergey Savenko, Russian Federation, Winner, National Awards, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Sony World Photography Awards Exhibition © Sergey Savenko, Russian Federation, Winner, National Awards, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards 


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No Comply: Skate Culture and the CommunityNo Comply: Skate Culture and the CommunityNo Comply: Skate Culture and the CommunityThrough a display of works by leading filmmakers, photographers and designers, No Comply at Somerset House explores the popularity of skateboarding and the impact it has had on UK culture and communities over the past 40 years. The exhibition showcases the powerful impact of the skateboarding scene and how it has led to the re-imagination of cities2020-06-11T00:00:00+01002020-08-18T00:00:00+0100 Where:
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VENUE  Somerset House 
Through a display of works by leading filmmakers, photographers and designers, No Comply at Somerset House explores the popularity of skateboarding and the impact it has had on UK culture and communities over the past 40 years. The exhibition showcases the powerful impact of the skateboarding scene and how it has led to the re-imagination of cities... More about this event
 
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event > Concerts > Festivals & seasons
PRICING  £31.25-£56.25 incl booking fee
DATES  9th to 19th July 2020
VENUE  Somerset House 
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