October 21, 2013

Jan Brykczyński in Nairobi

After visiting urban faming communities in New York and Yerevan, the Armenian capital, Jan Brykczyński just arrived in Nairobi (Kenya) to visit the tiny vegetables gardens of Kibera, one of the biggest slums in Nairobi where farming brings hope and a little bit more healthy food:


August 18, 2013

Commission project on Urban Farming starts

Jan Brykczyński, First Prize winner in the Professional Commission of The Syngenta Photography Award 2013, embarked on an exciting journey to urban farming communities in four different locations. In his winning commission project he sets out to deep dive into the living of farming communities in Warsaw (Poland), New York (US), Yerevan (Armenia) and Nairobi (Kenya).


May 17, 2013

Syngenta Photography Award online exhibition launched

An online version of the exhibition at Somerset House was launched as part of the Syngenta Photography Award 2013


May 15, 2013

Syngenta Photography Award winners announced

The winners were selected by an international jury, chaired by the author and curator William A. Ewing for their artistic quality and interpretation of this year’s rural-urban theme. The winner’s ceremony was held at Somerset House, London on 15 May.


March 27, 2013

Syngenta Photography Award finalists announced

This year’s finalists for the Syngenta Photography Award have been selected from over 8,000 entries by a distinguished international panel. The six finalists were chosen for their artistic quality and interpretation of this year’s rural-urban theme.


January 17, 2013




The Syngenta Photography Award is now closed for entries.
We would like to thank everyone for their contribution to the Syngenta Photography Award – the response has been overwhelming. Entries are now being prepared for judging, which will take place in March 2013. All entries will be judged by a distinguished international panel. Winners in both the Professional Commission and Open Competition categories will be announced on May 15, 2013.
January 3, 2013 Final call for entries for the Syngenta Photography Award 2013.