The fourteenth annual PHotoEspaña festival will be held in Madrid from June 1 to July 24. Lisbon, Cuenca, and Alcalá de Henares will also host parts of the festival. Gerardo Mosquera initiates his three year tenure as chief curator of PHotoEspaña with this year’s festival, developing the theme of Interfaces: Portrait and Communication.
The expositions of the festival will consist of 70 exhibitions of 370 artists and creators, from 55 countries. Cindy Sherman, Thomas Ruff, Ron Galella, Alfredo Jaar, Hans-Peter Feldmann, Dayanita Singh, Kan Xuan, and Nancy Burson are among the participating artists.
For the third consecutive year the month of April will see the Campus PHE Book Editing event. A workshop devoted to the introduction and assessment in editing images, designing books and the general concept of a project or any editorial photographical work.
A theoretical and practical event lasting three days and intended for previously selected professionals with an interest in learning more about this photographic format at the hand of Lesley Martin, Pablo Rubio and Joan Fontcuberta.