31 galleries at the Off Festival Photoespaña 2016

06/06/2016
31 galleries at the Off Festival Photoespaña 2016
Photoespaña [MAD] Spain
metalocus, ÁLVARO LAMAS
Germán Gómez, New York 4, De la serie Deconstruyendo ciudades © Germán Gómez
The 19th edition of PHotoEspaña provide again an important space to art galleries in Madrid, headquarters of the Off Festival, which this year will be visited until 31 exhibition proposals space. With photography and video as common denominator, 35 artists - Spaniards in their great majority- integrate the programming of this section that is aimed at the promotion and development of the photographic market.
Among them, and in a circuit ranging from deans to more recent of the capital galleries, we can enjoy the works of a variety of classic and contemporary authors, among which are Jürgen Schadeberg, Bigas Luna, Nanna Hänninen, Daniel Mayrit, Ouka Leele, Mónica Sánchez-Robles, Chloe Dewe Mathews, Abraham Calero, Gerardo Vielba, Adolfo Patiño, Cano Erhardt, Cristina de Middel, Jesús Labandeira, Christian Voigt, Tete Álvarez, Joel-Peter Witkin, Basurama, Virginia Rota, Linarejos Moreno, Boa Mistura, Juan de Sande, Valle Galera or Ignacio Evangelista, among others.

María García Yelo, director of the festival, qualifies the Off Festival as a fundamental part of PHotoEspaña since its inception.
 
"The variety and intensity of the projects, built with the effort and enthusiasm of the authors and gallery owners, is a source of surprises and stimuli that enrich and diversify programming contest".

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