4th BIENNIAL OF FINE ART & DOCUMENTARY PHOTOGRAPHY

BERLIN FOTO BIENNALE 2016

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'RETROSPECTIVE' by Steve McCurry/Magnum Photos

 

OCTOBER 6 - 30, 2016 

 

 

TICKETS AND TIMETABLE

 

PRESS RELEASE

 

 

As an Associate Partner of EMOP Berlin - European Month of Photography 2016 next October, the Berlin Foto Biennale - Biennial of Fine Art & Documentary Photography will be held in the awesome atmosphere of Palazzo Italia. 

 

 

                           

 

 

After three previous editions held in Madrid, Buenos Aires and Malaga, Berlin has been chosen as the right plase to organize this celebration of visual arts.

 

Under the title of Emotions and Commotions Across Cultures, 446 artists (65% of them women awarded in the past edition of the Julia Margaret Cameron Award for Women Photographers) from 41 countries will exhibit 1.230 contemporary works representing different school of thoughts of the culture and daily life of our planet.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Special invitee of the Berlin Foto Biennale will be the prominent photographer Steve McCurry, who will be exhibiting a Retrospective of 130 works curated by Magnum Photos with the title "Asia: A Life in Pictures".

 

 

 

 

 

Yusuke Suzuki, awarded as Editoral Photographer of the Year by the Gala Awards and the organizers of the Biennial, will exhibit 20 works of his portfolios "Aleppo, Syria, City of Chaos" and "Refugee Crisis in Lesbos Island, Greece".