Athens Photo Festival 2011
Athens Photo Festival 2011, organized by the Hellenic Centre for Photography during the period of October-November 2011. The festival program covers a wide range of solo and group exhibitions with international and national artists as well as a number of other parallel events throughout the city.
This year's exhibition program is divided in two main sections.
The one, is presented at TECHNOPOLIS of Municipality of Athens (Piraeus 100, Gazi) forming this year's main program which functions as an international contemporary photography platform for the friends of photography and visual arts. Technopolis is a complex of buildings that covers an area of approximately 30 acres, administered as a cultural venue by the Municipality of Athens. Technopolis constitutes a live industrial museum of incomparable architecture and one of the most interesting in Europe. It is located in the old Gas factory of Athens, known as "Gazi", next to Keramikos and close to the Acropolis.
The other one, sited IN THE CITY of Athens includes 25 projects presented in various galleries, cultural institutes and other art spaces.
MASTERCLASS WITH VIKTOR KOEN
Hellenic Centre for Photography presents an three-day masterclass with the renowned contemporary artist Viktor Koen, in Athens, Greece.
The masterclass will be held on April 25-27, 2011.
Apply until October 26th, 2011.