Photo Contest “Open Prague” 2024

Do you love Prague, architecture, and photography? You can combine your passions and take part in the photo contest “Otevřená Praha” (“Open Prague”) for the best photo from Open House Prague 2024! You don’t have to be a professional – all you need is a camera or a phone and a good eye for capturing architectural gems and moments from the festival. Winners will receive valuable prizes from our partner Škola kreativní fotografie (School of Creative Photography).

You can compete in three categories:

  1. Architecture: Space and Environment
  2. Detail: Art and Craft
  3. People: City and Accessibility

The photo contest runs from May 13 to May 19, 2024. You can sumbit your shots until Wednesday, May 22 at 12 p.m. The best photos will be selected by the jury, and the winners will be decided in a public vote on

Fotící žena na prohlídce továrny Koh-i-noor
foto by Jan Urbánek
Fotoworkshop v Kongresovém centrum Praha
photo by Lucie Vořechovská

What Are the Prizes?

This year’s prizes are definitely exciting for every passionate photographer! Škola kreativní fotografie will give three winners in the three competing categories vouchers for any selected photo course or workshop.

1st place: CZK 3,000 voucher
2nd place: CZK 2,000 voucher
3rd place: CZK 1,000 voucher

Škola kreativní fotografie offers a wide variety of courses that are suitable for both total beginners and advanced photographers who are aiming for their own unique style.

The vouchers will be sent out electronically, and they apply to any selected course and workshop. The vouchers are valid until November 30, 2024, and they cannot be exchanged for money. Note: the courses are held in Czech.



photo by Hugo David

Our Tip!

Are you an artistic soul and want to transform your festival experiences into a bigger visual story? You can take part in the open call for Visual Stories as part of the Open House Europe project. Each partner country will choose three works that best represent this year’s main theme of the festival – accessibility. Selected stories will be presented at the international exhibition in Dublin and in other partner cities.

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