The program of Odesa Photo Days Festival 2021 is announced

The international festival of contemporary photography Odesa Photo Days 2021 will take place on May 21-23 in Odesa, Ukraine, and we are happy to announce the full program. All events will take place in the open air or in spacious rooms by prior registration, entrance to the exhibitions — in small groups, according to the size of the gallery. We kindly ask all guests to wear masks and keep a social distance.

Minor changes are possible in the program.


International festival of contemporary photography

Odesa Photo Days 2021

May 21-23

Theme: «Breaking the wall»



All events scheduled in Kyiv time

MAY 21, Friday

15:00 Finissage of the exhibition “Zapping the Archive”

Curated by Giangiacomo Cirla, Elena Rebecca Rivolta
The A. V. Bleshchunov Museum of Personal Collections
19 Polska st.

17:00 Opening of the festival in the frame of the main exhibition “Who is next to you?”

Museum of Odesa Modern Art
5 Leontovycha st.

21:00 Evening screening “Female photography from Ukraine and Great Britain” + Future Photo Days

Museum of Odesa Modern Art
5 Leontovycha st.

MAY 22, Saturday 

14:00 – 17:00 Open Mic Presentation of Photo Projects

Ayvazovskiy Hall, Londonskaya Hotel
11, Primorskiy boulevard

17:00 Opening of the exhibition of contemporary Lithunian photography “Lost Time”

Curated by Darius Vaicekauskas
Invogue Art Gallery
25 Katerynynska st.

21:00 Evening screening of German photography

27 Derybasivska str.

MAY 23, Sunday

10:00 – 13:00 Professional photo book review

Registered participants will be noticed about location.
The reviewers: Maryna Brodovska, Yura Kolomiets, Sergiy Melnitchenko, Mikhail Palinchak

16:00 Opening of the exhibition “Street dialogues”

Odesa Factory of Sparkling Wines
36 Frantsuzkyi boulevard

17:00 Opening of the exhibition “Tectonic Shift”

Curated by Kateryna Radchenko
Zamok Monstriv (Monster’s Castle)
28 Frantsuzkyi boulevard

21:00 Evening screening of the international photography and closing party

Yard of “Zamok Monstriv”
28 Frantsuzkyi boulevard

We are looking forward to meeting you in Odesa — keeping the social distance, wearing masks and open air.

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