PHotoEspaña 2017. Twentieth anniversary of the festival of photography and visual arts

19/05/2017
PHotoEspaña 2017. Twentieth anniversary of the festival of photography and visual arts
31.05 > 27.08.2017
metalocus, DANIEL MADERA
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PHotoESPAÑA, international festival of photography and visual arts, reaches its twentieth edition. A celebration that will be extended to 2018, when the festival will turn 20.
PHotoESPAÑA 2017 presents from May 31 to August 27 100 exhibitions with works by 514 artists and a program of 20 professional activities and for audiences that will take place in 62 venues.

To commemorate the 20th anniversary of the festival, artists of the size of Elliott Erwitt, Cristina García Rodero, Gabriele Basilico, Chema Madoz, Adriana Lestido, Peter Fraser or Minor White in monographic and collective exhibitions will participate in the festival. Cien años de fotografía Leica y Un cierto panorama, recent photography of author in Spain, are among the outstanding proposals of this edition.

The festival will have a presence throughout Spain with different installations in Madrid, Alcalá de Henares, Alcobendas, Lanzarote, Murcia, Segovia, Zaragoza and the Community of Castilla - La Mancha, will be part of the Festival venues.

The MACBA in Barcelona, the Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao, Es Baluard in Palma de Mallorca, IVAM in Valencia and Fotonoviembre in Tenerife will be the headquarters of the Festival in the celebration of the 20th anniversary.

As if all this were not enough, among the activities planned in Madrid include:

36 Madrid galleries will participate in the Festival Off, with projects by Roger Ballen, Alberto García-Alix, Pilar Pequeño, Marina Núñez, Catalá-Roca,...read more