POYi awards Alexia Grantees

Alexia grantees received many top awards in the 72nd Annual Pictures of the Year International (POYi) competition, the oldest and one of the most prestigious contests for photojournalism. Continue reading

Jim Dooley Brings Alexia to Australia’s Head On Photo Festival

Jim Dooley, our Executive Administrator, is on his way to Australia to represent The Alexia Foundation at the Head On Photo Festival in Sydney. The festival is the second largest festival of photography in the world, celebrating a wide range … Continue reading

Alexia Grantees Awarded at World Press Photo

Sara Naomi Lewkowicz, 2013 Alexia Student Grant Winner, has received a 1st Prize for Stories in the Contemporary Issues section of the prestigious World Press Photo Competition for “Shane and Maggie,” her intimate look at domestic violence in the US. … Continue reading

Photographer Updates – Vitale, Black, Matsui, Choudhary, Orlinsky, Padilla, Palu, Zizola, Bleasdale, Shaw, Astrada

In our photographer updates, we feature a list of recent works, prizes, publications and other important news from Alexia grantees past and present. Ami Vitale’s film, “Bangladesh: A Climate Trap” won a Rising Star Award at the 2013 Canada International … Continue reading

Exhibition – Alexia: Stories that Drive Change

The most important issues of our time – the most important events in history – many of us can recall the photographs in our heads and the stories that they brought to life. Pictures can capture our hearts, make us … Continue reading