Eric Tomberlin, Garden of Earthly Delights, Issaquah, WA, USA, 2010, © Eric Tomberlin
Exhibition
Free

The Syngenta Photography Award Exhibition

Grow-Conserve

FREE
09 – 28 Mar 2017

Mon, Tue, Sat & Sun 10.00-18.00 (last entry 17.00) Wed–Fri 11.00-20.00 (last entry 19.00) Please note exhibition open from 10.00-18.00 (last entry 17.00) on Wed 22 Mar

West Wing Galleries
West Wing

Stimulating dialogue about significant global challenges through photography.

The Syngenta Photography Award is a celebration of artistic skill and outstanding photography which aims to draw attention to, and stimulate dialogue around, key global challenges. This year’s award invited professional and amateur photographers from all over the world to submit applications responding to the theme of ‘Grow-Conserve’.

LucasFoglia - FRONTCOUNTRY - Casey and Rowdy Horse Training
LucasFoglia - FRONTCOUNTRY - Casey and Rowdy Horse Training

As the world’s population continues to increase, so does the tension between our growing demand for more food, energy and resources, and the need to conserve what we have today, for the next generation.  

Claudia Jaguaribe - Mangue - Mato Grosso
Claudia Jaguaribe - Mangue - Mato Grosso

This exhibition brings together 92 images from 43 photographers, representing 22 countries; each depicting powerful responses to the theme of Grow-Conserve. Among them, photographs submitted by the six shortlisted photographers: Lucas Foglia (USA), Claudia Jaguaribe (Brazil), Yan Wang Preston (United Kingdom) (Professional Commission); Robin Friend (United Kingdom), Matt Hamon (USA) and Kenneth O’ Halloran (Ireland) (Open Competition).