71% represents the percentage of the earth's surface occupied by water, the essential element for life to which this photographic and editorial project aims to pay homage. 71% - The State of Water is the photographic celebration of water, the common element of all life forms on earth. Social and environmental issues are also taken into consideration such as drought, climate change, floods and all those variations of water that have an impact on life in general. With the participation of the Dutch photographer Kadir van Lohuizen, member of NOOR Images.
71% - The State of Water follows the success of acclaimed Exhibit Around tribute projects, in which hundreds of photographers from five continents participate every year. After the tributes to Martin Parr (Short Street Stories, 2019), to Alex Webb (Chromantic, 2020), to street photography (Tales of the Unwritten, 2021) and to the female universe (WOW - Worlds of Women, 2022), the 2023 will be dedicated to Water.
We are pleased to announce the best authors of "71% – The State of Water" selected among the 218 photographers of the project.
This year, we dedicated our big project to the precious element of water. After a careful and rigorous selection among participating authors from all corners of the world, we are [...]
The preview of the photographic exhibition "71% - The State of Water" has been opened on May 2nd at the Palazzo Vecchio della in Trieste.
On 12th April 2023, we virtually met the dutch photographer and member of NOOR Images Kadir van Lohuizen. Kadir presented his latest project, After Us the Deluge, a photographic investigation [...]
Dates 27th October 12th November 2023
The photographic exhibition of “71% – The State of Water” at the international photography festival Trieste Photo Days. With the live participation of special guest Kadir van Lohuizen, Dutch photographer and member of NOOR Images.
The photographic volume dedicated to water, an element that covers 71% of the earth's surface. The result of the selection of the best shots collected through the Open Call, containing shots by 219 photographers and over 850 photographs. A photographic and editorial project that pays homage to the essential element of life in all its forms. With the participation of the guest of honor Kadir Van Lohuizen, Dutch photographer member of NOOR Images.