CAP Prize
winners exhibitions


The CAP Prize, the International Prize for Contemporary African Photography is awarded annually to five outstanding photographers. The CAP Prize is directed at photographers whose work engages with the African continent and/or its diaspora. It is an exposure award, which raises the winners' international exposure and builds a high level network for future projects.

The CAP Prize 2019 winners exhibitions include these festival among others:

The wining portfolios have been exhibited in collaboration with a series of international photography festivals since 2012 including:

Addis Foto Fest, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (2014)
Cape Town Month of Photography, Cape Town, South Africa (2014)
Eyes On European Month of Photography, Vienna, Austria (2014)
Encuentros Abiertos, Buenos Aires, Argentina (2018)
Festival Internacional de Fotografia de Cabo Verde, Mindelo, Cape Verde (2014)
IAF Basel - Festival for Contemporary Art, Basel, Switzerland (2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014)
LagosPhoto Festival, Lagos, Nigeria (2016, 2015, 2014, 2013)
Nuit des Images, Lausanne, Switzerland (2016)
OBSCURA Festival of Photography, George Town, Malaysia (2015)
Odesa Photodays, Odesa, Ukraine (2018)
PhotoIreland Festival, Dublin, Ireland (2013)
Rencontres Internationales de la Photographie de Fés, Fés, Morocco (2015)
Rencontres Internationales de la Photographie de Ghar El Melh, Gahr El Melh, Tunisia (2015)
Rencontres de Bamako Biennale Africaine de la Photographie, Bamako, Mali (2015)
Uganda Press Photo Award, Kampala, Uganda (2018, 2016)