25.05.2018 Polish Paradise at Triennial of Photography, Hamburg

Jan Cieślikiewicz

The Triennial of Photography in Hamburg is right around the corner! Its rich programme includes the presentation of photobooks and art projects by Polish photographers due to the Foundation of Visual Education’s involvement as well as funding from the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage of Poland. What is more, our esteemed colleagues were selected as reviewers in this year’s portfolio review. The festival starts on June 7, 2018.

The theme of the 7th edition of the Triennial of Photography in Hamburg is “Breaking Point.” This year, the leading festival of photography in Germany tackles the most current social issues, such as alienation, nomadism, migration and safety. A variety of events- panel discussions, meetings with the artists, talks, portfolio presentations and international conferences- orchestrated in collaboration with the major institutions of culture, museums and art galleries situated in Hamburg, encompasses the following exhibitions of the Polish artists:

♦ Paweł Jaszczuk, ¥€$U$, Halle 4, Oberhafen, Stockmeyerstrasse 41- 43
♦ Kaja Rata, Kajnikaj, Chambre Solitaire, Fettstrasse 5a
♦ Jan Cieślikiewicz, Null Hypothesis, Drawing Room, Hofweg 6
♦ Antoni Zdebiak, Magda Hueckel, Self-performance, Bismarckstraße 98
♦ the display of photobooks, including the winners of the Photobook of the Year Award
♦ Karolina Jonderko’ s presentation on Portfolio Match


Go ahead and join us at other associated events:

♦ Photobook of the Year 2017- meeting with the authors of the greatest photobooks published last year, Friday, June 8, 2018, 2 p.m., Container Festival Center
♦  Welcome to the Polish Paradise- guided tour of the exhibition, Saturday, June 9, 2018, 3 p.m., Container Festival Center
♦  Self-performance- meeting with Magda Hueckel and Marta Szymańska (curator) organized in collaboration with the Archeology of Photography Foundation and the Circle Culture Gallery, Saturday, June 9, 2018, 1.30 p.m., Bismarckstraße 984
♦  ¥€$U$- meeting with Paweł Jaszczuk, Sunday, June 10, 2018, 6 p.m., Halle 4, Oberhafen, Stockmeyerstraße 41-43
♦  Null Hypothesis- meeting with Jan Cieślikiewicz, Sunday, June 10, 2018, 3 p.m., Drawing Room, Hofweg 6
♦  Kajnikaj – curator’s tour, Friday, June 15, 2018, 5 p.m., Chambre Solitaire, Fettstraße 5a, Hof

See you in Hamburg!

The project is co-funded by the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage of Poland.
Organizer: Fotofestiwal
Partners: Krakow Photomonth, TIFF Festival, OFF Triennial (Paweł Jaszczuk, ¥€$U$; Jan Cieślikiewicz, Null Hypothesis; Kaja Rata, Kajnikaj).
Self-performance, Antoni Zdebiak and Magda Hueckel’s exhibition, organized in collaboration with the Archeology of Photography Foundation and the Circle Culture Gallery, is co-funded by the City of Warsaw.


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