The 18th edition of Kolga Tbilisi Photo Award, has been recently opened for entries and like every year the aim of this award is to facilitate professional development of young photographers and help them to pave the way in the world of photography.
The Kolga Tbilisi Photo Award is the biggest and the most prestigious Photo Award in Georgia. The main goal of the award is to link international photography to Georgia and to local photography. Announcement of the Photo Award worldwide intends to foster its international position.
This year’s categories include:
• Documentary Series
• Conceptual Photo Project
• Best Shot
• Best Portrait
• Mobile Photo Series
Registration on photo contest will start 10th of February and wll last until 15 March.
Participants are free to choose the subject of their works, because the organizers would like to attract photographers of all different ages, and those working with various styles. The contest is open to all photographers worldwide. There are no age restrictions. Within the framework of Kolga Tbilisi Photo 2019, the city will host Kolga Award the best photo selection exhibition on 3-10 May, 2019 as well as several international and local exhibitions, series of workshops, lectures and portfolio reviews delivered by international professional photographers, curators and art critics.
The jury members will pick out the best photo projects and reveal the winners in each category. This year too the Kolga contest announces Kolga Newcomer Photo Award, which will be conferred on a young photographer (under the age of 25), who’s photo series will be chosen from the following nominations: Documentary series, Reportage and Conceptual photo project.
The Award ceremony will be held on the 3rd of May 2019 in Tbilisi, Georgia.
The entry fee is $30 for entering in all the categories.
Who can participate? ⇣
The Kolga Tbilisi Photo Award is open to all photographers worldwide, without age restrictions.