Selected photographers for Discoveries 2019

The participants of Discoveries 2019 have been selected through an open call. In addition, some of them are part of the ITmakES Art and Futures 2019 initiatives.   All of them will have the opportunity to be the Winner of Discoveries 2019, which means having an individual exhibition in the…
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PHotoWalk Lanzarote. Contemporary Documentary Landscape

PHotoESPAÑA and the Lanzarote Island Council organize for the seventh consecutive year an activity designed for photographers in which they will experiment with the medium and create a group project that on this occasion will be lead by Eduardo Nave.   Contemporary landscape would not be the same without medium…
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Black is a Color. Online Competition

Matisse is widely remembered for his use of color in paintings. However, the artist has another facet that is scarcely known to the greater public: his graphic works that include linocut prints. These works on paper reveal the expressive value that the artist gave to the color black with respect…
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PHotoESPAÑA Master. Theories and Artistic Projects

The master in photography PHotoESPAÑA. Theories and Artistic Practices draws from all the experience of a festival with 20 years of life, offering a complete formative program in photography. It is specially designed for photographers that seek to further develop their artistic work or consolidate their activity in a highly…
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Portrait of Santander

Portrait of Santander.  is a participatory workshop given by the photographer Miguel Ángel Tornero. Through an open call for entries, he will lead from May 10th to 12th a PHotoWalk with the objective of creating a portrait of everyday life in the city of Santander with short audiovisual pieces. Thus, the…
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Conversations with Collectors

Conversations with Collectors is one of the key events of PHotoESPAÑA Santander 2019. Topics that will be explored span from the social recognition of cultural sponsorship, the relationship between private collections and the public sphere, the evolution of private collections in Spain, and current issues regarding art collecting in the…
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Get Your Portrait! Santander

PHotoESPAÑA and the City Hall of Santander present Get Your Portrait! in the framework of PHotoESPAÑA Santander. On March 29th and 30th, Plaza Porticada (Plaza Valverde) will become a set of photography in which two renowned photographers will portray the inhabitants of Santander, turning them into protagonists of a photographic story.  …
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Portfolio review in Santander

PHotoESPAÑA and Santander City Council organize a complete program of exhibitions and professional activities open to the public during the months of March and May 2019. Thanks to this collaboration, photographers and the audience will be able to participate and attend an exhibition and training offer in the city of…
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Discoveries PHE19. Open call

Discoveries PHE is a professional meeting for photographers that will be held on June 3th and 4th, 2019, coinciding with the Official Opening of PHotoEspaña, at the  headquarters of PIC.A Escuela Internacional Alcobendas PHotoEspaña, in the Miguel Delibes Space (Avenida de la Magia, 3. 28100 Alcobendas-Madrid).   Descubrimientos PHE offers…
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Best Photography Book of the Year Award. Selected books 2019

PHotoESPAÑA recognizes each year the best photography books in distinct categories to celebrate a format that makes it possible to hold images of stories, collections, documents, and projects. With these awards, a committee of experts honors the efforts that the publishing industry makes every year to promote photography, and awards…
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Susan Bright, Guest Curator at PHotoESPAÑA 2019

PHotoESPAÑA, the International Festival of Photography and Visual Arts will take place between June 5th and September 1st, 2019. Within the program of exhibitions and activities of the festival, PHotoESPAÑA, has invited the British curator and writer Susan Bright to be the Guest Curator for the 2019 edition of the…
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Samuel Fosso PHotoESPAÑA Award & Leopoldo Zugaza Bartolomé Ros Award

Samuel Fosso receives the PHotoESPAÑA Award for his capacity in experimenting with the photographic medium and his unique use of self-portraiture. His photographic work will be on show within the Official Section of PHotoESPAÑA 2018 in the exhibition 'An African Odyssey' at the Fernán Gómez. Centro Cultural de la Villa which…
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