Photobook Days 19 – 21 August | Landskrona Foto Festival 2016

c510347e-5f4f-46eb-97c2-84d0ef35075c© Cristina de Middel (The Afronauts)

 

Dummy Award, Book Release, Lectures, PhotoBook Fair at Landskrona Theatre

The Photobook Days are an important part of Landskrona Foto Festival. This year they will be held at Landskrona Theatre and focus on Russian and Spanish/Mexican photography. There will be a large photobook fair with both Swedish and International publishers represented and photo book themed exhibitions will be shown in the theatre building.
Information regarding book signings and presentations will be communicated on the premises and via social media. The theatre café will serve tapas, wine, beer and coffee.

Buy tickets here (One Day Festival Pass incl. Artist Talks 20 August, 200 kr)

PROGRAM
FRIDAY 19/8
21.00 Release party You Would Be Earth, winner of the Landskrona Foto and Breadfield Dummy Award 2015. In the theatre café.

SATURDAY 20/8
10.00 – 13.00 Theme Russia. The art of editing a photo book – Performance with Nadya Sheremetova, curator at the Fotodepartament gallery, St Petersburg.
Photographers Jana Romanova and Julia Borissova holds a “Reading Club” on how to read photography books.
Jana Romanova presents the project “The Expert Photobook Review” with a series of short photo book reviews by experts from a variety of backgrounds. She will live-review Swedish photo books together with invited experts. The Theatre Bar, Landskrona Theatre.
13.00-16.00 The four nominees for the Landskrona Foto and Breadfield Dummy Award 2016 are presented. In the grand salon.
16.15 Artist talk with photographer Christina De Middel. In the grand salon.
17.15 The winner of the 2016 Dummy Award is presented. In the grand salon.
21.00 – 22.00 Pecha Kucha. Ten photographers present ten books. In the theatre café.

PHOTOBOOK FAIR
Fri – Sat 12.00 – 22.00
Sun 10.00 – 18.00

During the photo book days a Photobook Fair will be held in the foyer of Landskrona Theatre. Books will be for sale and photographers will sign books and speak about their work.

Participating publishers and bookstores
Art and Theory Publishing (SE), Blackbook Publications (SE),Breadfield Press (SE), KATALOG (DK), Null & Void Books (SE), FotoDepartament (RU), Neva books,  Various Artists Table
During the festival the photo book exhibition 2015 Paris Photo – Aperture Foundation Photobook Awards Shortlist will be shown at Landskrona library.

 

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