Discovery Awards 2018


Discovery Awards 2018

This year we received 282 applications from 38 different countries.

It is with a great pleasure that we announce the names of the 16 finalists for the Discovery Awards 2018. The finalist will exhibit their work at Encontros da Imagem – International Photography and Visual Arts Festival from the 21st of September to the 28th of October in Braga, Portugal.

The members of the jury were Monica Allende (independent photography curator, Getxophoto curator), Carlos Lobo (Photographer and Teacher), Pauliana Valente Pimentel (Photographer and Teacher), Vitor Nieves (Curator of Outono Fotógrafico Festival and Premio Galicia de Fotografía Contemporánea) and Carlos Fontes (Director of Encontros da Imagem).





Anne-Sophie Guillet

Charles Xelot

Dani Pujalte

Gloria Oyarzabal

Iggy Smalls

Iris Hassid Segal

Jacob Burge

Justin Maxon

Katerina Tsakiri

Marcelo Masagão

Rebekka Friedli

Roei Greenberg

Tania & Lazlo

Thomas Zika

Yufan Lu

Yushi Li