Latest Past Events

Celebrating 15 Years: Year-End Event

Join AWP's Board of Directors, friends and supporters for a virtual experience as we reflect on years of collaborative work in advancing human rights. We'll hear from AWP collaborators and supporters, and will get to participate in a conversation with AWP founder, Leslie Thomas, and special guests Ron Haviv, award-winning photojournalist and co-founder of the […]

Witnesses to War: A new generation’s pathway to finding home


Photo: Bassam Khabieh, 2021 CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE DIGITAL EXHIBITION. The Children of Syria are growing up. In partnership with the Karam Foundation, ART WORKS Projects will host a panel discussion featuring photographer Bassam Khabieh, who contributed to our 2013 exhibition The Children of Syria that documented the lives of children displaced by the conflict in Syria. AWP […]


Emerging Lens: The Future of Visual Storytelling

Online! IL

Join ART WORKS Projects for a conversation with photojournalists Emmanuel Guillén Lozano (2016 winner), Rachel Woolf (2018 winner), and Brittany Greeson (2020 winner). We’ll learn about the need for fellowships like AWP’s Emerging Lens program as a way to remove barriers for early-career photojournalists, and how this program has impacted some of our past award […]


double your gift

Help ART WORKS unlock $50,000 in our year-end donor challenge. Any gift, at any amount will be matched dollar-per-dollar up to $50,000.