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International Garden Photographer of the Year exhibition

The exhibition showcases winners and runners-up from this prestigious competition, including the bespoke Captured at Kew category. 10 February to 11 March 2018.

Event details

Saturday 10 February to Sunday 11 March 2018
Venue: 
Nash Conservatory
Price: 

Included with entry to the Gardens.
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About the exhibition

Now in its 11th year, the International Garden Photographer of the Year (IGPOTY) Competition will hold its exhibition in the Nash Conservatory at Kew.

This annual competition brings together the best garden, plant and botanical photography from across the world. The 'Captured at Kew' category centres on images taken at Kew or Wakehurst. 


'Entwined' by Jane Simmonds

'Entwined' by Jane Simmonds

'Honeybee' by Roop Khural

'Honeybee' by Roop Khural

'A Different View of Kew' by Ania Taylor

'A Different View of Kew' by Ania Taylor


Visiting the exhibition

The Nash Conservatory is near Elizabeth Gate and the Orangery restaurant.

It is wheelchair accessible and has a comfortable seating area where you can relax and flick through a selection of IGPOTY books.


About the competition

IGPOTY continues to be the premium competition for garden and plant photography with entries from all around the world — open to all ages, amateurs and professionals alike, with a Young Garden Photographer of the Year award for under 17s. 

This flagship exhibition will feature the most framed images ever, with photography from ten main categories. These include classics like Wildflower Landscapes, The Beauty of Plants and Beautiful Gardens, plus the all new Competition 11 categories Abstract Views and Outdoor Living. The exhibition will also be displaying the new portfolio category My Garden Stories.

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From Kew's online shop

International Garden Photographer of the Year: Collection Eleven

This stunning hardback volume showcases the winners and best entries for the International Garden Photographer of the Year competition 11.

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International Garden Photographer of the Year Collection 11

Heather Angel's Wild Kew

A stunning array of photographs and advice, the result of devoting a year to capturing Kew's wildlife.

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Heather Angel's Wild Kew

Pollination Power

Heather’s alluring photography illustrates how plants are pollinated by hummingbirds, lizards, birds, beetles or butterflies. Special Kew offer: £15 (RRP £25)

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Pollination Power by Heather Angel