If you are even just remotely interested in photography, world events, politics or current world affairs and you are visiting Riga this May, year 2013 – then you should visit World Press Photo Exhibition in Riga.

(c)Daniel Berehulak, Australia, Getty Images

(c)Daniel Berehulak, Australia, Getty Images

We think this is a great opportunity for both locals and visitors of Riga to see some of the  most renown contemporary works of photography. Do not miss this chance to see great photos from around the world!

World Press Photo Foundation is committed to supporting and advancing high standards in photojournalism and documentary photography worldwide.

From 14.May to 2.June the Exhibition will be held in St.Peters Church in Riga Old Town, Skārņu iela 19. Visiting hours are planed to be Sundays: 12AM to 7PM and Mondays-Saturdays: 10AM to 7PM.

ISSP are the ones helping in organizing the event in Riga. Official information is to be found here! Local page for the event is here.