Jul 12, 2019

Helsinki Photo Festival

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Meine Arbeit „Some Sort of Now“ ist Teil des Helsinki Festivals und kann vom 5. Juli bis 9. September 2019 sowohl in der Outdoor-Exhibition als auch im Katajanokka – Old Customs House in Helsinki besichtig werden.

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Helsinki Photo Festival is to push the boundaries for exploring photography in Finland and brings photography back to the streets presenting  cutting-edge work from Nordic and international photographers, encouraging the audience to meet and interact with the arts directly in the public sphere. The festival theme of “Anarchy” to showcase ambitious and innovative photography that has never been seen before in Finland in the metropolitan surroundings through numerous exhibitions.

The festival is to promote and exhibit the work of emerging photo artists, contemporary photographers, visual storytellers, photojournalists, professionals, and multidisciplinary artists in the field of photography and visual arts.
A jury of international experts is to identify artists of all skill level for the festival, and select photographies of different genres, approaches, and styles of the theme anarchy, all to reflect the ambitious, innovative and contemporary in photography today.

Helsinki Photo Festival is a non-profit association created to disseminate information about photography and visual media and to attract and maintain interest in them in Finland and abroad by presenting, developing and promoting these forms of art. The association’s forthcoming summer event runs from July 5th-September 9th 2019, when the Helsinki Photo Festival connects contemporary fine art photography and street exhibition. The program includes artist-talks, workshops, seminars, photo walks, modular outdoor photo installations inviting residents, tourists and all photo enthusiasts of any age. All outdoor exhibitions can be enjoyed at any time of the day, free of charge!

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