DIFFERENT WORLDS – 5TH INTERNATIONAL OPEN CALL FOR YOUNG PHOTOGRAPHERS FROM THE CENTRAL AND SOUTH-EAST EUROPE (CEE)
Open call for young and promising artists in the field of contemporary art photography organized by Photon Gallery – Centre for Contemporary Photography from Ljubljana. The first prize is € 1,000 for the production and solo exhibition at Photon Gallery. The selected ten artists will present their work at the group exhibition in Ljubljana, Vienna and elsewhere!
Different Worlds is an international open call, solely aimed at presentations of creative or artistic achievements in the field of contemporary photography.It started as an initiative of Photon – Centre for Contemporary Photography from Ljubljana – to encourage, evaluate and promote young, not-yet-established, and emerging generations of artists and photographers.
On Saturday 11 February 2017 at 11h
Gallery quarter Šiška invites to first ever joint guided tour of exhibitions in Šiška district of Ljubljana!
Thursday, 12 January at 7pm
The discussion will focus on the phenomenon of postmortem portrait and its multiple social and cultural implications. Participants: ethnologist dr. Janez Bogataj, philosopher and sociologist doc. dr. Mirt Komel, and clinical psychologist prof. dr. Onja Grad. The discussion will be moderated by the curator of the exhibition, Jasna Jernejšek.
Wednesday, 18 January at 6pm
The guided tour, conducted by the curator of the exhibition Jasna Jernejšek, will be followed by the screening programme, entitled Let the Dead Sleep. It is a selection from the digital video archive DIVA / SCCA – Ljubljana.
The title of the programme is taken from the Miha Vipotnik’s video,
Photon Gallery will be on holidays between 24 December 2016 and 2 January 2017. On Friday, 23 December the gallery will open only between 12 and 3 pm. The gallery will reopen on Tuesday, 3 January when The Last Gaze. Post Mortem Portrait in Contemporary Photography exhibition will be on display again.
The group show will be open all the way until 20 January 2017.
Postaja DIVA & Photon Gallery
Video Evening with DIVA: Maja Hodošček
Artist talk and screening
Wednesday, 30 November at 7pm
[photo: Maja Hodošček, Rushing to my dance class, can’t talk, videostill, 2016]
DIVA Station, a material and on-line archive of video and new-media art developed by Centre for Contemporary Arts,