What is Trasatlántica?
Trasatlántica, PHotoESPAÑA's photography and visual arts forum aims at promoting exchanges and diffusing Iberian-American creator's works. Together with the Spanish Agency for Development and a network of local cultural centres and experts, it organises cultural activities and encounters that give way to exchanges between Iberian-American experts and photographers.
So far, its programmes have developped over the course of ten editions in Caracas (Venezuela), Cartagena de Indias (Colombia), Ciudad de Guatemala (Guatemala), Ciudad de Panamá ( Panama), Dakar (Senegal), Madrid (Spain), La Paz (Bolivia), Lima (Peru), Managua (Nicaragua), twice in México DF (Mexico), Miami (USA), Montevideo (Uruguay), Oaxaca (Mexico), Rosario (Argentina), San José (Costa Rica), Santiago de Chile ( Chile) y Santo Domingo (Dominican Republic)
In 2017 and 2018 the project has celebrated its X Anniversary by different activities.
2017: SESC from Sao Paulo hosted a new encounter with two exhibitions and a review.
2018: Three exhibitions at the Oficial Section of PHotoESPAÑA in Madrid and Manila with the selected photographers from Manila, Brazil and Morocco.
In 2018 the program continues for second time in Asia and Africa. With Photobangkok Trasatlántica has organized in Thailand one conference and one portfolio review. Next october the program will included one exhibition in Marrakech and reviews at the Instituto Cervantes from the city.