News from epea
Successful second round of epea closes in Hamburg
The second round of the European Photo Exhibition Award closed with success. Over 21.000 visitors came to see the show “The New Social” and its accompanying events which included artist talks with Stephanie Steinkopf, Paula Winkler and Kirill Golovchenko, as well as readings of texts inspired by young authors from Hamburg and guided artist tours through the exhibition. The works are now ending their European tour and are on their way back to the photographers.
The 2nd European Photo Exhibition Award
New touring exhibition in 2014 and 2015 focusing on the topic “The New Social”
The European Photo Exhibition Award – epea for short – aims to create a free space where socially relevant topics concerning Europe are developed and discussed by talented photographers who live and work in Europe and who still are at an early stage of establishing themselves as professional photographers. The twelve appointed photographers will translate their observations, analyses and statements on a set and socially relevant subject into a photo essay. The results will be presented in a joint touring exhibition within Europe.
The twelve new appointed photographers are Patricia Almeida (Portugal), Massimo Berruti (Italy), Eric Giraudet de Boudemange (France), Jan Brykczynski (Poland), André Cepeda (Portugal), Linda Bournane Engelberth (Norway), Simona Ghizzoni (Italy), Kirill Golovchenko (Ukraine), Arja Hyytiäinen (Finland), Espen Rasmussen (Norway), Stephanie Steinkopf (Germany) and Paula Winkler (Germany).