Istanbul Photo Awards exhibition opens in Istanbul

Show brings together images depicting key events of 2015 that featured in international contest

An exhibition of photographs from Anadolu Agency’s Istanbul Photo Awards 2016 opens Thursday.

The exhibition from June 2 to 26 at the  Istanbul Photography Museum features key events from the previous year, including the work of photographer Abd Doumany, whose image of an injured Syrian boy was chosen as Photo of the Year by the international jury.

Also on display will be the work of Sergey Ponomarev, who captured images of refugees for The New York Times that won the Single News category and later a Pulitzer Prize.

Images by prize winners Santi Palacios, Ian MacNicol, Valery Sharifulin and Minzayar Oo will also be on show.

The exhibition is sponsored by Turkish Airlines and supported by the Turkish Prime Ministry Promotion Fund.

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