Upcoming Street Photography Events, Festivals, and Exhibitions
Travel the world and gain inspiration and education from these leading eight international street photography festivals and events. Festivals typically include contests, exhibitions, lectures, photowalks and workshops, and networking events.
Miami Street Photography Festival
The Miami Street Photography Festival is one of the leading and largest street and documentary photography events in the world. It has exhibitions in Miami, Milan, and soon New York City. The event includes contests where finalists are exhibit, a leading selection of judges, teachers, and speakers, and workshops.
2019: December 5-8th
Street Week in LA
Now on its 6th year, what started as a weekend is now a full week of street photography events run by the Los Angeles Center of Photography. Street week includes a contest with a first prize of $1,000 and an exhibition that serves as an opening reception for the event, presentations, panels, and multiple half-day, full-day, and two-day workshops with a variety of teachers.
2020: February 3-10th
London Street Photography Festival
The London Street Photography Festival is a non-profit international event that serves to showcase and promote street photography through networking, exhibitions, lectures and workshops with a variety of established street photographers, and a competition.
2019: August 23-25th
Street Foto San Francisco Festival
Street Foto San Francisco has it all, including events, exhibitions, photowalks, and lectures with a variety of fantastic photographers. There is an International Street Photography Awards competition and portfolio reviews.
2019: June 3-9th
Italian Street Photo Festival
ISPF has the goal of promoting street photography working with influential street photographers to put on lectures, exhibitions, contests, workshops and photowalks. And it takes place in Rome!
2020: April 24th-26th
Luxembourg Street Photography Festival
The Luxembourg Street Photography Festival is an annual event put on by the Street Photography Luxembourg Collective. The event includes an exhibition, conferences and lectures, a portfolio review, a slide night, workshops, book presentations, and an open wall for anyone who wants to share their work with the public.
2020: May 7-10th
Aussie Street Photography Festival
The Aussie Street Photography Festival holds both local and international competitions, artist lectures, exhibitions, and workshops given by a fantastic collection of photographers.
2019: September 19-22nd
Brussels Street Photography Festival
The Brussels Street Photography Festival aims to promote the culture of street photography as “an urban research tool, a form of cultural communication, and a visual art.” They aim to explore the visual elements that define Brussels on a local and global scale. The festival includes photography contests and a variety of exhibitions.
2019: November 30th