No matter where you are in the world or whichever Dorsett Hospitality International Hotel you visit, you’ll always be able to discover the local vibrancy of each city. A proud supporter and ambassador for local talent and art in each of our locations around the world, Dorsett Hospitality International is bringing you the best of the world’s leading and up-and-coming photography talent as the sole official Hotel Partner for the 2019 Sony World Photography Awards (SWPA). 

Sponsored by Sony for 12 years running, the Sony World Photography Awards is one of the world’s leading photography competitions with more than 327,000 images entered into this year’s four competitions: Professional, Open, Student and Youth.

Michael Chee Yen Chuan Have You Been to a Chinese Opera 2019 Sony World Photography Awards

©Michael Chee Yen Chuan - Have you been to a Chinese Opera | National Awards Winner, Malaysia, 2019 Sony World Photography Awards 

Dorsett Hospitality International has curated a special exhibition featuring 8 of the National Award winners’ submissions, showcasing the best local photographic talent in UK, China, Malaysia, Singapore, Hong Kong, Australia, Germany and Japan – all vibrant destinations in which we have our own hotels – as well as photos from the 7 Open Category winners for Motion, Architecture, Portraiture, Travel, Street Photography, Landscape and Creative for an incredibly diverse range of imagery that truly celebrates global photography.

Marc Stapelberg National Awards Winner Australia 2019 Sony World Photography Awards   

©Marc Stapelberg - Untitled | National Awards Winner, Australia, 2019 Sony World Photography Awards

This exhibition will be open to the public and tour around five Dorsett Hotels worldwide, including:

Dorsett Shepherds Bush 

 Dorsett Shepherds Bush will kick-off of the photography exhibition at the beginning of May.

  • Dorsett Shepherds Bush, May 10-26, 2019
  • Dorsett Singapore, June 7-23, 2019
  • Dorsett Kuala Lumpur, July 5-21, 2019
  • Dorsett Wanchai, Hong Kong, August 2-18 2019
  • Dorsett Shanghai, August 31 – September 15, 2019

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