Exhibitions

POY Asia 2022 Exhibition in Seoul

Opening Forum: The truth revealed by photojournalism and documentary photography in our era

Opening Forum: The truth revealed by photojournalism and documentary photography in our era

Date & Time: 2022. 7. 12(Tue)
15:00 – 18:00
Venue: MAF

Panelist:
• Ki-Ho PARK, Photographer
• Joo-Suk PARK, Chairman of The Society of Korean Photography
• Ho-Jae LEE, Chairman of The Korea Press Photographer’s Association
• Wonsuk CHOI, Photo Editor at The Korea Times
• Kay-Chin TAY, POY Asia Co-Director
Moderator:
Suejin SHIN, LAMPLAB Director
Hosted by LAMPLAB
Organized by MAF, POY Asia
Official Program by POY International,
University of Missouri-RJI
Sponsored by HP Korea

As part of the opening of our first-ever exhibition, a forum titled “The truth revealed by photojournalism and documentary photography in our era” was held at the MAF gallery on July 12, 2022.

Moderated by Suejin Shin, Director of MAF as well as POY Asia 2021 judge, the panelists included Ki Ho Park, artist and photographer; Joo-Suk PARK, Chairman of The Society of Korean Photography; Ho-Jae LEE, Chairman of The Korea Press Photographer’s Association; Wonsuk CHOI, Photo Editor at The Korea Times and POY Asia 2021 judge; Kay-Chin TAY, POY Asia Co-Director.

After presentations by a few of the panelists, a candid conversation about the state of photojournalism in Asia; representation; and newsroom structures continued.