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Centrale Festival 12 call for entries

13 January 2020

Centrale Festival 12 launches his new call for entries and invites young artists working with photography and video art to apply for the twelfth edition of the festival dedicated to contemporary image that will take place in Fano, in the heart of the central-Italian region of Marche, from 12 to 28 June 2020.

Artists of all nationalities born after the 1st of January 1990 can submit their projects. The works will be selected by a committee flanked by Luca Panaro, artistic director of Centrale Festival, and by Marcello Sparaventi, president of Associazione Culturale Centrale Fotografia. Each member of the jury will select one or more authors among the submitted proposals and will propose a curatorial project which he will follow personally, thus promoting the exchange between people and entities involved. ​

Born in 2009 with the aim of promoting photography and contemporary art, Centrale Festival has come to its twelfth edition this year. During its early years, the festival welcomed several Italian artists well established within the art scene and showed them to the public thanks to a tight program of debates, conferences and guided tours. The venues of the exhibitions have strongly characterized the festival, concerning some particular landmarks of Fano such as Rocca Malatestiana, an ancient late-Roman fortress that became one of the symbolic places of the festival.

From 2019, Centrale festival is aimed at generations of younger artists generations, selected through an international call, highlighting this way the will to broaden its interests and support emerging research connected with contemporaneity. The subject of the call is open. Photography or video art projects that make an original and attentive contribution to contemporary artistic research will be selected. Special regard will be reserved to works providing non-traditional display solutions that can interact in an original manner with the space.

More infos about requirements and how to partecipate are here >>>
Deadline 31st March 2020