As every year, the ISSP evening programme is open to all photography lovers - free of charge!
Every evening starting from Sunday, 5 August, till Friday, 10 August, we will offer a series of fascinating presentations and artist talks by 2012 masters and invited guests. On Saturday, the 11th, everyone is invited to the Opening of ISSP exhibition at the new Kuldiga Town Exhibition Hall and screening of participants final works at the open air Goldingen cinema.
7 evenings of photography in Kuldīga/Pelči
5 – 11 August 2012
Sunday, August 5
20:00 - 23:00
- Project “Middle Town: Picturing the Unspectacular” - work in progress
- Talk and presentation of Paradox projects by Bas Vroege (Director of Paradox, NL)
- Artist talk - Hans van der Meer (NL)
Monday, August 6
20:00 - 21:30 Part I: artist talk - Arja Hyytiainen (FIN)
21:45 - 23:15 Part II: “An unfortunate tour through the mind of Mr Toledano” - artist talk, Phil Toledano (US)
Tuesday, August 7
20:00 - 20:30 project "Visual narratives: European Borderlines" - results preview (tbc)
20:30 - 22:00 “Between darkness and light” - artist talk, Jodi Bieber (ZA)
Wednesday, August 8
20:00 - 21:30 Part I: artist talk - Hellen van Meene (NL)
21:45 - 23:15 Part II: presentation of New Dutch Photography Talents by Erik Vroons (Chief Editor, GUP Magazine, NL)
Thursday, August 9
20:00 - 23:00 Focus on Photography Festivals today - Discussion with interventions led by Bas Vroege (Director of Fotografie Biennale Rotterdardam 1988 - 1992):
- Lodz Fotofestiwal today - Marta Szymanska (Programme director of Lodz Photography Festival, Poland)
- Lessons learned from Photo Phnom Penh - Christian Caujolle (Director of Photo Phnom Penh, Cambodia)
Friday, August 10
20:00 - 22:00 presentations of ISSP participants’ works (projects prior to ISSP)
Saturday, August 11 (in Kuldīga)
19:00 - Opening of the ISSP 2012 Exhibition at Kuldīga Town Exhibition Hall *
22:00 - Screening of ISSP final works at Kuldīga Open air cinema*
NB! Guests are responsible for the entire logistics of their stay and should take care not to disturb the work of the ISSP workshops.
All evening presentations take place at Pelči boarding school, Pelči, Kuldīga district.
Locations in Kuldīga on 11th of August:
Exhibition - Kuldiga Town library, 1905.gada iela 6
Open air screeneing - “Goldingen Cinema” next to Kuldīga District museum, Pils iela 5