PHOTO ESPANNA, Madrid, 5-7 iunie 2012

In perioada 5-7 iunie 2012 fotograful Lucian Muntean va participa la Festivalul International de Fotografie PHOTOESPANA de la Madrid, la sectiunea de prezentare de portofolii, fiind sustinut de Institutul Cultural Roman din Madrid.


Descubrimientos PHE

Venue: Centro de Arte Alcobendas (C/ Mariano Sebastián Izuel, 9)
Dates: 5, 6 and 7 June
Organised by: Alcobendas Town Council and PHotoEspaña
In collaboration with: Vice-President?s Office, Department of Culture and Sport, Madrid Regional Government

Descubrimientos PHE, the annual PHotoEspaña portfolio review, has been running since 1998. It is aimed at professional photographers, and consists in the arrangement of appointments with photography specialists. This programme gives photographers the chance to show their work to curators and publishers from all over the world. This year, Descubrimientos PHE has received a total of 1,098 applications from photographers of 69 different nationalities, 725 in the Madrid event, 201 in the La Paz event and 172 in the Santo Domingo event.

For the first time, this year?s Descubrimientos PHE will be held at the Centro de Arte Alcobendas from 5 to 7 June. Participants will be able to show their work to a team of 21 reviewers:

Martin Barnes, Senior Curator of Photographs at London’s Victoria and Albert Museum (UK)
Barnabas Bencsik, Director of the Ludwig Múzeum in Budapest (Hungary)
Vladimir Birgus, Director of the Institute of Creative Photography (Czech Republic)
Claudi Carreras, independent curator (Spain)
Jesús Carrillo, Head of Cultural Programmes, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía (Spain)
Marek Grygiel, Curator of Photography at the Warsaw Centre for Contemporary Art (Poland)
Erik Kessel, editor and founder of Kesselkramer (Holanda)
Baudoin Lebon, Director of the Baudoin Lebon Gallery (France)
Anne McNeill, director of Impressions Gallery (Bradford, United Kingdom)
Akiko Miki, Chief Curator of Palais de Tokyo (France)
Colette Olof, independent curator and editor (The Netherlands)
Taiyana Pimentel, Director of Sala de Arte Público Siqueiros (Mexico)
Mónica Portillo, independent curator and critic (Spain)
Jorge Ribalta, independent curator and art critic (Spain)
Markus Schaden, Editor and Founder of Schaden Publishing House (Germany)
Gabriele Schor, Chief Curator of Vienna?s Verbund Collection (Austria)
Roger Szmulewicz, Director of the Fifty One Fine Art Photography Gallery (Belgium)
Ingo Taubhorn, Curator at Hamburg?s Haus der Photographie-Aktuelle Kunst (Germany)
Marianne Thery, Director of Les editions Textuel (France); and Rebecca Wilton, Editor of Camera Austria (Germany)