A brief hiatus…

Thursday, 23 October 2014 by

As I’m sure many of you already know the current gallery on Parami Road is shutting down and we’re taking a short break before our beautiful new gallery in downtown Yangon opens early next year. Come down on Saturday night for a final party as we close Minzayar’s stunning exhibition ‘Land of Jade’, and make sure you sign

Land of Jade closing party

Tuesday, 21 October 2014 by

As the opening event for our latest exhibition was a private affair we will be hosting a closing party on Saturday 25th to give everyone a chance to see the work over a few drinks. We hope you can join us! Land of Jade Closing party Saturday 25th October 2014, 7pm. Photographs by Minzayar Exhibition

Jam It! opens Saturday 13th September

Monday, 08 September 2014 by

Another brand new exhibition – this time teaming up with our friends at Jam It! to raise some money for their latest project. For six weeks in September and October the Witness Yangon Documentary Arts Space will be hosting an exhibition of posters, prints and postcards from Jam It!, all on sale to raise money for

Jam It! Photographers

Monday, 28 July 2014 by

In September Myanmar Deitta will be teaming up with Jam It! to host an exhibition of photographs of Myanmar’s alternative music scene. The exhibition will aim to promote the artists, the shows, and help raise some funds for the production of a new album showcasing Myanmar’s young alternative musicians. If you are a photographer who

City of Small by Thet Htoo

Monday, 21 July 2014 by

Our latest exhibition opens Thursday 31st July at 7pm, showcasing new work by the incredibly talented Thet Htoo. As part of  the International Reporting Workshop 2014, for which Thet Htoo was awarded a full scholarship, he explored the realities of urban migration in Myanmar and the lives of those who work long hours for little pay

Portraits of Diversity

Thursday, 17 July 2014 by

Massive thanks to the Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies and everyone who came out to support the premiere screening of Portraits of Diversity on Tuesday. Congratulations to director Kannan Arunasalam and everyone involved with the production of the beautiful series of short films. We’re waiting to hear when they will be released for public screening

New Books

Friday, 27 June 2014 by

Belonging – Munem Wasif Brave New Burma – Nic Dunlop Burmah: A Photographic Journey, 1855-1925 Exiled to Nowhere: Burma’s Rohingya – Greg Constantine Genesis – Sebastiao Salgado Magnum Revolution – John Lee Anderson and Paul Watson My Journey as a Witness – Shahidul Alam Norwegian Journal of Photography Questions Without Answers – VII The Photobook:

People of the River by Zarni Phyo

Thursday, 12 June 2014 by

Our brand new exhibition opens Saturday 21st June, 7pm, showcasing the beautiful work of young Myanmar photographer Zarni Phyo. As part of  the International Reporting Workshop 2014, for which Zarni was awarded a full scholarship, he explored the lives of those who live and work alongside the Yangon River. Exhibition runs 21st June-18th July.

Our latest exhibition ‘&PROUD’ which features Maika Elan’s award winning ‘The Pink Choice’ will go up next week! Join us on Sunday 11th May at 2pm for the opening. Exhibition runs from 11th-18th May.

Unity in Diversity

Monday, 10 March 2014 by

Our latest exhibition, part of the Unity in Diversity project, goes up this week! Join us on Saturday at 7pm for the opening event. Exhibition runs from 15th March – 25th April.