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World Press Photo Exhibition

Visit the World Press Photo Exhibition 2021 on its world-wide tour showcasing the stories that matter with photographs from the 64th annual World Press Photo Contest.

The winners were chosen by an independent jury that reviewed more than 74,470 photographs entered by 4,315 photographers from 130 countries. The State Library is a partner of the World Press Photo Foundation.

FREE event. No booking required.

Image: Title: Fighting Locust Invasion in East Africa Henry Lenayasa, chief of the settlement of Archers Post, in Samburu County, Kenya, tries to scare away a massive swarm of locusts ravaging grazing area, on 24 April. Locust swarms devastated large areas of land, just as the coronavirus outbreak had begun to disrupt livelihoods. © Luis Tato, Spain 

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    Event Showings

    31 Jul - 20 Aug

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    Free event

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    State Library WA

    Perth Cultural Centre, 25 Francis Street

    Perth WA 6000

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