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ATHENS PHOTO FESTIVAL 2022 IS COMING

Athens Photo Festival is a leading international festival of photography and visual culture. 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. Through its expanded programming, the Festival is committed to offering a dynamic platform for the exchange of ideas, artistic expression, and engagement with contemporary photography.

Main Exhibitions

Athens Photo Festival 2022 will be on view from June 8 through July 24, featuring the work of over 100 artists and photographers from all over the world. The Main Program will occupy all the exhibition spaces of the Benaki Museum / Pireos 138, covering over 3,000 square meters.

Participating artists will be announced in early May

Save the Date · 8 June – 24 July 2022 · 

Save the Date · 8 June – 24 July 2022 · 

Save the Date · 8 June – 24 July 2022 · 

Save the Date · 8 June – 24 July 2022 · 

Save the Date · 8 June – 24 July 2022 · 

Events & Initiatives

In addition to the exhibitions, at the core of the Festival, is a multi-layered program of events, including learning activities, networking and talent development opportunities, community outreach, and public programs.

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.

looking back

looking back

looking back

looking back

looking back

moving forward

moving forward

moving forward

moving forward

moving forward

Engage. Inspire. Provoke. Connect.

Reimaging the Festival
Together