Anna Kućma

Independent Curator + Director & Founder
Uganda Press Photo Awards / UPPA
Location: Kampala, Uganda
Nationality: Polish
Biography: Anna Kućma is the director of the Uganda Press Photo Award, a photography platform and annual competition for East Africa. She also works as an independent curator. Born in Krakow, Poland, she holds master degrees in Cultural Policy and... read on
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Jul 25, 2020
I'm honoured to be part of the Advisory Jury for FORMAT21!

For those interested in submitting work to the open call, here are more details:

The FORMAT21 Open Call is now LIVE!
FORMAT21 is delighted to announce the festival theme CONTROL and welcomes diverse and imaginative proposals from international photographers, curators, artists and collectives. Our eminent panel of international experts and the Format Festival curators will view the submissions and select up to 35 projects to be exhibited at FORMAT21 in March 2021.

The Advisory Jury includes 20 incredible photography and arts professionals invited from around the world.

From Left to Right:

Tanvi Mishra (India)
Wang Baoguo (China)
Brian Griffin (UK)
Anna Kućma and Stella Nantongo (Uganda)
Wang Peiquan & Isabella Xueke Wang (China)
Gemma Marmalade (UK)
Louise Fedotov-Clements (UK)
Azu Nwagbogu (Nigeria)
Emma Bowkett (UK)
Erik Kessels (Netherlands)
Fiona Shields (UK)
He Yining (China)
Gwen Lee (Singapore)
Simon Bainbridge (UK)
Skinder Hundal (UK)
Tanya Habjouqa (Jordan)
MacDonaldStrand (Gordon MacDonald & Clare Strand) (UK)

All submissions will receive the opportunity to be seen by our panel of industry experts and FORMAT Curators
Submit before 23 August for the earlybird submission price of €17

At UPPA we have some discount codes for East African photographers. 
If you think you're the right person for one of these code, send us an email!

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