I’m delighted to be selected as a finalist for the 2nd “Asian Women Photographers Showcase” (AWPS), which will be presented at the Chiang Mai Documentary Arts Festival between February 8th to 14th, 2013. Over 70 projects were submitted, AWPS founder and curator Yumi Goto has selected three winners and nine finalists to participate at the festival.

Projects submitted came from Armenia, Bangladesh, China, Georgia, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Iran, Israel, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Maldives, Palestine, Philippines, Russia, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, USA and Vietnam.

Other selected/finalists included: Maika Elan, Sim Chiyin, Lee Grant, Anahit Hayrapetyan, Wenjie Yang, Oksana Yushko, Mitsu Maeda and Laura Boushnak.