This year there will be a cool possibility to buy unusual souvenirs from Odesa Photo Days - stylish eco-bags made with real art works! Each bag has a unique image, so nobody will have the same one!
Souvenir from Odessa with a Georgian accent
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UPDATE: Registration for the lecture Alec Soth is CLOSED
A fake festival that tries to act on behalf of our name and the visual image - Kyiv Photo Days appeared in the network.
As we promised, today, on the 13th of April at 09:00 (UTC+3), the registration for portfolio review opens.
Start of the registration for portfolio review
Portfolio review is a cool opportunity to show your works to leading photographers and curators, hear comments and criticism.
This year we received a lot of applications for the main exposition, but unfortunately there is no possibility to show all the interesting series, so we decided to make an experiment.
Presentation of modern photo projects in the "Open microphone" format
We present traditional evening photo screenings of the best photos from different parts of the world. This year the festival will show series of authors from Portugal, Africa, Finland, Ukraine, Italy
Evening photo screenings
Portfolio review is an opportunity to hear an expert opinion about your own series of works and show up-to-date projects.
Open portfolio review with curator Susanne Gamauf (Austria)
Two years ago, a box with photo negatives of Paraska Plytka-Gorytsvit was found.
Exhibition of Paraska Plytka-Gorysvit "The Sun of the Mountains"
At the first Open International Odesa Photo Days Competition, we received 212 applications from 40 countries worldwide. It was a difficult task for the jury to select series that will be presented
Final list of main exhibition "Off Limits"
Within the framework of this year's festival there will be two workshops of Ukrainian street photographers - Mikhail Palinchak and Taras Bychko. Enrollment of participants lasts until the april 1st
Workshops at Odesa Photo Days
During the lecture "Space Between Us," Alec Soth will tell about the evolution of his own creativity on the example of a series of works.
Magnum Photos' Photographer Alec Soth (USA) will give a lecture at Odesa Photo Days
For the first competition for teens, Future Photo Days, we received 54 applications from 30 cities and towns of Ukraine. Only 14 authors among them were selected to show their work.
The results of the Future Photo Days contest are defined
We will consider what methods of technological and artistic changes affect the photo industry. What is the the level of Greek Photography nowadays, compare to international standards?
Lecture "Changes in photography, critical thoughts". Panagiotis Papoutsis (Greece)
We received more than 200 applications from 40 countries, among them 44 portfolios from Ukraine and 168 — from different parts of the world.
Announcement of the jury of the international open call
"Cafe" Lehmitz", a series of photographs made by Anders Petersen from 1967 to 1970. The photo series resembles a family album that featured various meetings with people in the familiar surroundings.
Anders Petersen: photos from the series "Cafe Lehmitz"
UPD: THE DISCUSSION IS CANCELLED
Discussion "Photo-market in Ukraine - a chronic absence or a bitter process" (Cancelled)
The Odesa Photo Days Festival is a platform for communication, full of new acquaintances, knowledge, experience and good mood...
First lecturer at Odesa Photo Days 2018
Odesa Photo Days starts the series of instagram take over, for a few days we will give the account @odesaphotodays to the hands of talented photographers - friends of the fest
Kevin WY Lee starts the series of instagram #takeover
Festival Odessa//Batumi Photo Days in partnership with the Finnish Museum of Photography have created a photobook "Images tell stories".
The photobook of Ukrainian families - "Images tell stories" - has been published
Workshop will be focused on how to save messages from disappearing in visual stories; how to organize a photo project so it can transmit a clear message.
Photography workshop "Creating a visual message" by Rafal Milach and Adam Panchuk
Archive Lost Territories by SPUTNIK Photos is an experimental approach to the form, content and classification of an archive born from the collaboration of a photographer with a writer or curator.
Exhibition "Lost territories. Phantom. LTA6” by SPUTNIK Photos
Odesa // Youth - series of works by Valentina Bo, Yuri Kolomiyets and Svetlana Levchenko, presented at the main exhibition in the 2017 Festival in Odessa.