Essays, Exhibtions, Interviews, News

Short list for CAP prize 2017 announced

31.03.2017.

25 artists were selected by the CAP Prize panel of judges comprising 20 international curators, editors, publishers and artists, from hundreds of applications for the CAP Prize 2017. Five of them have the chance to be awarded with the sixth Prize for Contemporary African Photography to be announced in June 2017. Selected artists are: Mohamed […]

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NEW CITIZENS DEADLINE EXTENDED UNTIL APRIL 10TH

Ten more days to Submit to the Organ Vida International Photography Festival 2017. In order to give you the proper time to prepare your projects we have extended the deadline to April 10th. If you wish to participate to this call, you should fill the application form and send us your photography or video work. […]

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Borko Vukosav at FORMAT 2017 Festival

26.03.2017.

The Croatian photographer Borko Vukosav’s project „Used to be“ is exhibited at the prestigious photography festival FORMAT in Derby, which opened on March 23rd. The festival will explore the theme of HABITAT through varied narratives and imagery that document the worlds around us. Vukosav was selected among more than 1200 entries from around the World. […]

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Dutch Photographer Rineke Dijkstra Wins the 2017 Hasselblad Award

10.03.2017.

The Dutch artist Rineke Dijkstra is the recipient of the 2017 Hasselblad Foundation International Award in Photography. She will receive approximately €100,000 ($105,578) for the prize, and an exhibition of her work will open in October at the Hasselblad Center at the Goteborg Museum of Art in Sweden. Previous winners include Wolfgang Tillmans, Sophie Calle, […]

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Kassel Dummy Award 2017

06.03.2017.

The Fotobookfestival Kassel together with its cooperation partner Verlag Kettler again invites all photographers to present their as-yet unpublished photobooks to an international public and eminent experts. In 2017 the best 50 books will be shortlisted by a shortlist-jury and will be exhibited at international photo events, amongst others, in Istanbul, Moscow, Madrid, Dublin, Aarhus […]

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The Ambivalent Eclecticism of Contemporary Photography

02.03.2017.

The essay analyses the body of work of Ljubljana-based photographer Bojan Salaj. It was first published in the Membrana magazine 66/67 (2016)   The final years of the 1980s saw a considerable widening of perception and expressive possibilities of visual art in museums and art galleries, which had previously been reserved for more or less […]

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INTERNATIONAL OPEN CALL FOR ARTISTS — New Citizens

22.02.2017.

ORGAN VIDA 2017 OPEN CALL AND NEW MAIN THEME Submit your work to participate in the ninth edition of Organ Vida Festival in Zagreb, Croatia   International Photography Festival Organ Vida is inviting all local and foreign photographers and artists to participate in the ninth edition of the Festival with their artworks. This year’s theme is New […]

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Exhibition “Editing Objects” by Peter Rauch

16.02.2017.

You are kindly invited to attend the opening of the “Editing Objects” by Ljubljana-based photographer and artist Peter Rauch who showcases, in a new arrangment, different sections of the recent body of his work. In a highly distinctive manner Peter Rauch focuses on marginal but still very ordinary places and scenes of everyday life. In […]

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Wolfgang Tillmans: 2017 opens at London’s Tate Modern

15.02.2017.

Turkan 2010 © Wolfgang Tillmans.   A huge 14-room exhibition, which also includes installations and live events in Tate Modern’s south Tank, shows an artist with a singular take on the world “He’s not a prophet, but he sees where things might go because he has an eye for the world,” said Chris Dercon, director […]

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FORMAT International Photography Festival

04.02.2017.

FORMAT FESTIVAL PORTFOLIO REVIEWS The international FORMAT Festival is organizing portfolio reviews, which will take place on Saturday 25 March 2017 in Derby. The festival organizers have carefully selected more than 45 international experts in the field of photography to review for one day, and one of these experts is Marina Paulenka, the director of […]

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