PAST EDITION

Sep – Nov
2020

2020 EXHIBITIONS

Looking back at 2020

The next open call will be launched in mid-October 2021, offering artists the opportunity
to have their work exhibited at the next edition of the Athens Photo Festival.

Exploring diverse cultural, artistic, social and political positions, the Festival welcomes a wide variety of works from all the image-based genres, ranging from fine art and conceptual to documentary and photojournalism, photo-based installations, interactive content and multimedia works. Constantly reinventing itself, Athens Photo Festival, furthers its long-standing commitment to encouraging diversity, inclusion, creativity and critical thinking, with the aim to challenge the boundaries and experience of a traditional festival of photography.

Open Call

Main Exhibitions

Coming Soon

Open Call

Young Photographers

Coming Soon

Open Call

Screening Program

Coming Soon

Events & Initiatives

At the core of the Athens Photo Festival, in addition to exhibitions, is an engaging and multi-layered program of onsite and online events and the year-round activities, including education and public programs, talent development initiatives, social practice, and community outreach.

Portfolio Reviews

An opportunity for artists to meet with international experts to get feedback on their work as well as to create meaningful connections.

Labs

Educational programs offer intensive learning experiences for current and future generations of artists and photography enthusiasts.

Performances

Experimenting with the ways through which performance and photography can cross boundaries and create interesting hybrids.

Artist Talks

Under the motto “We Speak Photography”, the Artist Talks program is designed as a set of short talks to share thought provoking images and words.

Screening Night

This one night event brings together multiple perspectives on the use of images –both moving and still– in contemporary culture.

Athens Photo Marathon

Over 1.500 contestants will participate in a “photography marathon”, to visually interpret four given topics inspired by urban life and its experience.

Reimagining

the Festival together

Keep your distance — But stay close

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