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Paris Photo 2021

Paris Photo 2021

Grand Palais Ephémère, Paris FR

Paris Photo is the world's leading art fair dedicated to photography. In 2021, the fair will take place from November 11 to 14 at the Grand Palais Ephémère in Paris, with the participation of 177 exhibitors from 25 countries. For its 24th edition, the main sector and the Curiosa sector, dedicated to emerging artists, host…

Rotterdam Photo Book Market & FRESH EYES

Rotterdam Photo Book Market & FRESH EYES

Rotterdam, Netherlands

From October 14 to 17, Kahmann Gallery's branch in Rotterdam hosts a photobook market – organized by Artibooks – and a collective exhibition featuring the FRESH EYES talents of 2021.

SHIGERU ONISHI: THE POSSIBILITY OF EXISTENCE

SHIGERU ONISHI: THE POSSIBILITY OF EXISTENCE

FOAM, Amsterdam

With his expressive, avant-garde images, Japanese mathematician-turned-artist Shigeru Onishi (1928–1994) burst into the photography scene in the 1950's, just to disappear from it within a few short years. Born in the small town of Takahashi, he obtained a PhD in mathematics before trying his hand at photography, employing a number of highly innovative darkroom techniques…

Photo London

Photo London

Somerset House

Photo London presents its sixth edition at Somerset House from 9-12 September, with a preview on 8 September. Presenting 91 galleries from 17 countries, the photo fair will have again a hybrid format with Photo London Digital, with a second edition running on artsy.com and photolondon.org from 9–28 September 2021. The digital fair will supplement the physical event at Somerset…

Fiebre Dummy Award

Fiebre Dummy Award

October 1, 2021

Since 2015 Fiebre Photobook offers an annual award aimed at publishing the best dummy among all submitted proposals. All photographers who conceive photography as a means of expression are invited to participate, regardless of their age and nationality. The project must be original and unpublished, and no publishing commitment may exist with any other publisher.

The Print Swap

The Print Swap

September 30, 2021

The Print Swap is a global photo-sharing project launched in 2016 by the editors of the Feature Shoot website. Interested photographers should hashtag their image #theprintswap on Instagram or upload their images direct in their website in order to be considered.

Kassel Dummy Award

Kassel Dummy Award

September 30, 2021

The KASSEL DUMMY AWARD is the dummy competition for the best unpublished photobook mock-up of the year. Any photographer from around the world can participate by registering for the competition and submitting an unpublished work as a physical book. All books published digitally or by self-publishing in small print-runs or through a photobook-publishing platform like…

Circulation(s) 2022

Circulation(s) 2022

September 19, 2021

Circulation(s) is a festival dedicated to emerging photography in Europe. The next edition of the Circulation(s) 2022 festival will be held at the CENTQUATRE-PARIS, a multidisciplinary cultural place in eastern Paris, from 31 March to 29 May.  The programme is partially based on a selection of artists elected by a jury following the European call…

Fiebre Photo Book Festival

Fiebre Photo Book Festival

Madrid, Spain

FIEBRE Photobook is a platform devoted to the photobook field, since December 2013. FIEBRE carries out the first and the only festival in Spain specialized in photobooks and in September 2021 it's celebrating its 9th edition. The 2021 edition of Fiebre Photo Book Fest will have a hybrid format this year, as the restrictions are…

At home in the city – Celebrating 100 years of Tuindorp Oostzaan

At home in the city – Celebrating 100 years of Tuindorp Oostzaan

Stadsarchief Amsterdam

The Amsterdam City Archives have created the exhibition ‘At home in the city – Celebrating 100 years of Tuindorp Oostzaan’ together with photographer Raimond Wouda, to tell the history of this special part of Amsterdam. He has been photographing Tuindorp and its residents for the past 30 years. In the exhibition, Wouda's vision of Tuindorp and…

LINDA McCARTNEY: RETROSPECTIVE –  BALLARAT INTERNATIONAL FOTO BIENNALE

LINDA McCARTNEY: RETROSPECTIVE – BALLARAT INTERNATIONAL FOTO BIENNALE

Art Gallery of Barallat, Australia

An overview of American photographer Linda McCartney's (1941-1998) groundbreaking career will be presented for the first time in Victoria, Australia as part of the Ballarat International Foto Biennale. Comprising more than 200 photographs, the Linda McCartney Retrospective outlines more than three decades of work, from her time documenting the thriving 1960s rock and roll scene,…

Noorderlicht International Photo Festival 2021

Noorderlicht International Photo Festival 2021

various locations in Groningen, Friesland and The Hague, NL

Noorderlicht International Photo Festival 2021 explores the relationship between visual culture and reality: how is our thinking guided by a rampant image culture, unprecedented technological possibilities and lightning-fast internet connections? Departing from photography, the 28th edition focuses on the entire spectrum of the image, both analogue and digital: from traditional photography to digital and interactive…

PhEST 2021

PhEST 2021

Monopoli, Italy

For the sixth year in a row PhEST – See Beyond the Sea, an international festival of photography and arts, is back in Monopoli’s Old Town, the Apulia Region in the Mediterranean Sea, from August 6 to November 1, 2021.

Paris Photo–Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards

Paris Photo–Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards

September 10, 2021

Initiated in November 2012 by Aperture Foundation and Paris Photo, the Paris Photo–Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards celebrate the photobook’s contribution to the evolving narrative of photography, with three major categories: First PhotoBook, PhotoBook of the Year, and Photography Catalogue of the Year.

GUP NEW 2022

GUP NEW 2022

September 5, 2021

New is an annual book series celebrating the 100 best emerging Dutch photographers of the year since 2012. New is a platform bringing Dutch and Netherlands-based photography talents to the attention of galleries, museums, commercial and photography agencies, media companies, and institutions that work with imagery.

Andy Rochelli Grant

Andy Rochelli Grant

September 1, 2021

The Andy Rocchelli Grant is an international award promoted by CESURA in the name of its co-founder Andy Rocchelli, a photojournalist killed in Ukraine in 2014.  The aim is to identify the best unpublished photographic dummy and award the winner with the production and publication of the book by Cesura Publish.

Feature Shoot Emerging Photography Awards

Feature Shoot Emerging Photography Awards

August 31, 2021

Feature Shoot’s 7th Annual Emerging Photography Awards is an international photography competition for up-and-coming photographers. The selected works will be published in a photography book and in group shows in galleries in Berlin and Paris, as well as on the streets of New York City and Los Angeles, US.

Indian Photo Festival

Indian Photo Festival

August 22, 2021

Submissions are open until August 22nd to photographers, curators, collectives, archives, galleries, and organisations from around the world. Applications are free and open to all topics and issues.

Photobook Award Encontros da Imagem

Photobook Award Encontros da Imagem

August 8, 2021

The submissions for the Photobook Award Encontros da Imagem 2021 are now open until the 8th of August. Encontros da Imagem, with more than thirty years of existence, promotes annually an International Photography and Visual Arts Festival in the city of Braga, Portugal. At a time when the photobook is becoming increasingly relevant, as a…

Lucie Scholarship Program

Lucie Scholarship Program

August 1, 2021

The Lucie Foundation supports emerging talent with vision and dynamic ideas that challenge and progress the art form of still photography into work that compels. Prizes include four cash grants to support the work of emerging and established photographers.