SCREENINGS // NIGHT OF LENSCULTURE and PHEN (PHOTO EUROPEAN FESTIVALS NETWORK)
Thursday May 4th- 22:00h
CENTRE CULTURAL LA NAU, Claustre al aire libre.
PhotOn Festival presents next Thursday, May 4th a night of screening with the collaboration of its European partners.
On one hand, PhotOn Festival begins in 2017 a collaboration with Lens Culture magazine, one of the main international photographic magazines about the latest trends and debates in contemporary photography. The magazine is based in Paris and organizes annually various competitions.
On Thursday night, PhotOn Festival will screen the result of the 4 awards announced by the magazine during 2016:
Emerging Talents 2016
Magnum Photography Awards 2016 (Magnum agency)
Portrait Awards 2016
Street Photography Awards 2016
In addition, and in collaboration with PHEN (Photo European Network), the European Network of Photography Festivals, PhotOn Festival will screen the multimedia works of European member festivals participating in this edition of PhotOn:
Photometria Festival (Ioaanina, Greece)
Photo Romania (Romania)
Guernsey Photography Festival Guernsey islands)
LensCulture (or Lens Culture) is a photography network and online magazine about contemporary photography in art, media, politics, commerce and popular cultures worldwide: “a resource to keep up with the latest trends and debates in contemporary photography”. In addition to its online magazine and publishing network, LensCulture has hosted international photography portfolio reviews each year in Paris since 2010 in partnership with Paris Photo. LensCulture sponsors international photography awards and grants several times per year, as well as traveling exhibitions of award-winning photography.