Scholarships announced

Monday, 20 January 2014 by

Huge congratulations to the amazing photographers and filmmakers who have been offered full scholarships for this year’s International Reporting Workshop in Yangon and Dhaka! The six successful applicants are: HONGSAR SAW NANG THET HTOO WAI YAN MYAT OO YU YU MYINT THAN ZARNI PHYO

New exhibition on the way

Sunday, 12 January 2014 by

Our newest exhibition is going up this week – six stories from some of the best young photographers in Myanmar: Hkun Li, Kaung Htet, Minzayar, Sai Kong Kham, Thet Htoo and YAT Group. Opening night will be on 18th January 2014, 7pm-11pm. Exhibition runs for four weeks but join us to celebrate opening night on Saturday!

On Saturday December 28th join us at the Witness Yangon Documentary Arts Space to meet some of the amazing local photographers who shot work for the ‘7 Days in Myanmar‘ project, images from which make up our current exhibition. KAUNG HTET | LYNN BO BO | AUNG PYAE | THET HTOO We’ll kick things off

‘7 Days in Myanmar’ opens

Monday, 16 December 2013 by

First exhibition at the Witness Yangon Documentary Arts Space opened on Saturday, massive thanks to everyone who came down and made it such a great night. The exhibition runs throughout December, Monday-Saturday 12-5pm, come and see it while you can! Full details here:    

First Exhibition

Thursday, 05 December 2013 by

We are very pleased to announce that the first exhibition to grace the walls of the Witness Yangon Documentary Arts Space is almost ready to hang. A selection of images from the incredible ‘7 Days in Myanmar‘ project will open on Saturday 14th December at 5pm. All the details you need can be found at

Submissions deadline extended

Friday, 01 November 2013 by

The deadline for submissions for our first exhibition has been extended for an extra two weeks! All Myanmar documentary photographers, photojournalists and street photographers under the age of 35 urged to send us their portfolios! New deadline Friday 15th November 2013, details here.

Myanmar Deitta is hiring!

Tuesday, 22 October 2013 by

POST FILLED | APPLICATIONS NOW CLOSED! Thanks to everyone who got in touch and all the great people we met. Finally our office is up and running, our gallery is nearly ready for its first exhibition and the first workshops are being designed for early next year. We need some help! Myanmar Deitta is currently

Yangon Photo Club

Saturday, 19 October 2013 by

Very happy to have the Yangon Photo Club dropping into the gallery now for their monthly meets. Next one 21st November…

Call for submissions

Friday, 04 October 2013 by

MYANMAR: A NEW GENERATION OF PHOTOGRAPHERS In December 2013 Myanmar Deitta will officially open the Witness Yangon Documentary Arts Space ( with a showcase of the best young documentary photographers, street photographers and photojournalists from Myanmar. This is an open call for Myanmar’s brightest young photographers to submit a portfolio of their best work shot

New home…

Wednesday, 03 July 2013 by

So, taken on a new office/gallery/workshop space. Renovations underway as we speak and hopefully we’ll be up and running by the end of the month – hope to see you there! Check out our facebook page for a few more images.