2012

2012

Talk: Brazilian Contemporary Photography

A talk by Fernanda Prado

Wednesday, 20 June at 7 pm

 

Photon – Centre for Contemporary Photography

The Brazilian, Slovene based, independent curator and photo editor Fernanda Prado will make a presentation about Brazilian Contemporary Photography.
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NIGHT OF THE MUSEUMS – 16 june

On Sturday, 16 June, in frames of Night of the Museums guided tours through the exhibitions of Photonic Moments festival are taking place:

Photon – Centre for Contemporary Photography: www.photon.si

open from 6 pm to 10 pm

Guided tours for the MUTATIONS II: Moving Stills exhibition

 

National Museum of Slovenia: www.nms.si

open from 10 am to midnight

Guided tours for the AFTERMATH. CHANGING CULTURAL LANDSCAPEexhibition


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Viktor Šekularac (Aftermath. Changing Cultural Landscape)

Lecture: Copyright or Copyleft?

Jaka Repanšek’s lecture
Copyright or Copyleft?
On Wednesday, 27 June at 8 pm, in the premises of Higher School for Applied Sciences (VIST) on Vodnikova 126 in Ljubljana.
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by Jaka Repanšek – 27 June at 8 pm

This year’s festival’s prize has been awarded

PHOTONIC MOMENTS 2012 festival’s award goes to Greek photographer VANGELIS GEORGAS.

The prize was awarded for the best portfolio in frames of first Ljubljana’s Portfolio Review. The winner will be enabled solo exhibition in Vžigalica Gallery (Museum and Galleries of Ljubljana) in 2013.

With the identical number of votes the second place is shared between following photographers: JURE KASTELIC (Slovenia) and FEDERICO SUTERA-SARDO (Italy).
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Festival prize has been awarded to Vangelis Georgas

Photonic Moments award giving ceremony

PHOTONIC MOMENTS festival’s AWARD GIVING CEREMONY

On Saturday, 9 June at 5.30 pm the Photonic Moments festival’s award giving ceremony is taking place in Jakopič Gallery:

Photonic Moments festival’s award will go to one of the participants of Portfolio Review in Ljubljana; the winner will get a chance for solo exhibition in Vžigalica Gallery (Museum and Galleries of Ljubljana) in 2013.

Photonic Moments festival award goes to VANGELIS GEORGAS from Greece.

Portfolio Review is taking place on 8 and 9 June in Jakopič Gallery in Ljubljana!
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AWARD GIVING CEREMONY – 9 June 2012 at 5.30 pm in Jakopič Gallery

Peter Rauch’s solo exhibition opening

Today in frames of Photonic Moments festival the exhibition opening and visual performance will take place in Delavski dom Trbovlje:

PETER RAUCH: Objects and Events

Monday, 11 June at 6 pm

Nova galerija, Delavski dom Trbovlje

Peter Rauch’s photography contains “something” that – as an unpleasant gift of sorts – creeps into the viewer who complies with the wish of the image.
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Peter Rauch solo exhibition opens in Delavski dom Trbovlje, 11 June at 6 pm

MUTATIONS II: Moving Stills

exhibition opening and discussion

Friday, 8 June at 7 pm at Photon – Centre for Contemporary Photography

19.00: Discussion to be held before the opening of the exhibition Mutations II will deal with issues of relationships between the still and the moving image. Participants will discuss the dimension of time, which is crucial for both media, video and photography.

Speakers: Barbara Borčić, Paul Di Felice, Ida Hiršenfelder and Metka Zupanič

20.00: MUTATIONS II: Moving Stills exhibition opening
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MUTATIONS II: Moving Stills

KATARZYNA MAJAK

On Thursday, 7 June, Photonic Moments festival is inviting to attend following events:

KATARZYNA MAJAK: Women of Power

Opening: Thursday, 7 June at 8 pm

Slovene Ethnographic Museum


HISTORY OF EUROPEAN PHOTOGRAPHY

Thursday, 7 June at 6 pm

Konzorcij Bookshop Ljubljana

Presentation of publishing project and panel discussion with contributing authors: Michaela Bosakova, Želimir Koščević, Primož Lampič and Lara Štrumej


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KATARZYNA MAJAK – 7 June – 27 July

MARIO GIACOMELLI

On Wednesday, 6 June three exhibitions are opening in frames of Photonic Moments festival:

MARIO GIACOMELLI – selection of works From Luigi Crocenzi’s Archive at 7 pm in MGLC Ljubljana

FERENZ SCHMIDT – solo exhibition titled Germans at 8 pm in KUD atelje Mikado Ljubljana

VASA PROJECTgroup exhibition 23 at 8 pm in Gallery Maribor


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MARIO GIACOMELLI

GREGOR RADONJIČ

On Tuesday, 5 June two exhibitions are opening in Ljubljana in frames of Photonic Moments festival:

Grupa Junij – Junij in June at 7 pm in Museum of Architecture and Design

www.aml.si

Gregor Radonjič – Arrows at 8 pm in KUD France Prešeren

www.kud.si


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GREGOR RADONJIČ

Grupa Junij in the Museum for Architecture and Design

JUNIJ IN JUNE
Overview exhibition from international June collection


The opening including the performance of Stane Jagodič will be held on Tuesday, 5 June at 7 pm in the Museum of Architecture and Design
Globally speaking, “Grupa Junij” proposed very topical solutions within inter-media ...

GRUPA JUNIJ

ADI SHALMON

You are kindly invited to the opening of the Adi Shalmon’s exhibition Holylandscape in Kamnik

Saturday, 2 June at 8 pm

Dom kulture Gallery Kamnik

The myth of the “holylandscape” has been shaped over time by historical truth and ever-changing interpretations. Jerusalem is composed of multiple layers: layers of history, faiths and beliefs, of rulers and subjects and of social complexity.
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ADI SHALMON

FORUM / Talks on Contemporary Photography

Friday, 1 June at 6 pm

Aftermath. Ljubljana: film screening and conversation with the artists

Cankarjev dom, Mala galerija (conference hall M1)

18.00: Film screening: Brotherhood and Unity by Marija Mojca Pungerčar

19.00: Discussion on different aspects of artistic confrontation to current social reality (from the perspective of Aftermath. Changing Cultural Landscape project)

Miha Colner / Borut Krajnc / Marija Mojca Pungerčar / Bojan Salaj
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Marija Mojca Pungerčar, Bratstvo in enotnost, 2006

FORUM / Talks on Contemporary Photography

Thursday, 31 May, from 12 pm to 7.30 pm

Friday, 1 June, from 6 pm to 8.30 pm


Cankarjev dom, Mala Galerija (Conference hall M1)

Through lectures, presentations and panel discussions two-day Forum is confronting opinions and experiences of number of experts with interdisciplinary background from the area of former Yugoslavia. This years’ forum is dedicated to the Aftermath project and therefore tendencies of engaged post-Yugoslavian contemporary photography.

31 May 2012 at 12 pm

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Official opening of the festival – 29 May

Tuesday, 29 May at 7 pm

6th Photonic Moments festival for contemporary photography will be officially opened with Magnum’s First: The Face of Time exhibition in Jakopič Gallery / MGML / in Ljubljana

Programme to follow:

30 May at 6 pm: Magnum’s First A talk by Mark Bischof and Andrea Holzherr – Jakopič Gallery / MGML

30 May at 8 pm: Ervin Debeuc – Cankarjev dom

31 May at 12 pm: Forum / Talks on Contemporary Photography – Aftermath. Ljubljana – Cankarjev dom

31 May at 8 pm: Aftermath. Changing Cultural Landscape – National Museum of Slovenia

1 June at 6 pm: Forum / Talks on Contemporary Photography – Aftermath. Ljubljana – Cankarjev dom

1 June – Edi Šelhaus – Atrij ZRC SAZU


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NOVA F: First exhibition of the festival is opened

The World Outside

16 May – 21 July 2012

 

Fotogalerija Stolp Maribor

 

Tanja Verlak / Peter Koštrun / Matjaž Wenzel

The World Outside is the second of three exhibitions created as part of a project called Nova F: Tendencies in Slovene Photography; featuring new achievements in the field of photography in Slovenia since 1975.
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Tanja Verlak, Fotografija # 25 (iz serije Na želje drugega računaj po sebi II), 2009

PHOTONIC MOMENTS 2012

PHOTONIC MOMENTS FESTIVAL 2012

MONTH OF PHOTOGRAPHY LJUBLJANA

29 May – 30 June 2012

Photon – Centre for Contemporary Photography is glad to announce the 6th Festival of contemporary photography – PHOTONIC MOMENTS 2012.

Festival’s opening: Tuesday 29 May, Jakopič Gallery / MGML Ljubljana

In May and June 2012, different venues across Slovenia, and in particular Ljubljana will host new edition of PHOTONIC MOMENTS – Month of Photography festival.


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Antonio Živkovič: iz serije Odsev spomina

PORTFOLIO REVIEW 2012

Festival Photonic Moments – Month of Photography invites photographers all around the world to submit their works on the Photonic Moments Portfolio Review that will be held in Ljubljana, Slovenia, on June 8th and 9th at the Jakopič Gallery.

The applications / portfolios should be emailed on the address below due to 23 May 2012:

portfolioreview.photon@gmail.com

 

Instructions for how to sign up you find here


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PORTFOLIO REVIEW

PHOTONIC MOMENTS 2012: Portfolio Review

Results of the selection:
As there was great amount of good portfolios from all around the world between received our team decided to approve more than 30 photographers for the individual appointments with reviewers in Ljubljana.

8 and 9 June 2012

10 am – 1 pm / 2 pm – 5 pm

Jakopič Gallery


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AFTERMATH. CHANGING CULTURAL LANDSCAPE

Tendencies of engaged Post-Yugoslavian Contemporary Photography

31 May – 2 September 2012

FORUM: Aftermath. Ljubljana: Thursday, 31 May from 12 pm to 7.30 pm

Cankarjev dom, Mala galerija, conference hall M

Opening: Thursday, 31 May at 8 pm

National Museum of Slovenia, Muzejska 1

Domagoj Blažević / Andrej Đerković / Tomaž Gregorič / Astrit Ismaili / Robert Jankuloski / Genc Kadriu / Amer Kapetanović / Srđan Kovačević / Borut Krajnc / Goran Micevski / Duško Miljanić   Bojan Mrđenović / Paula Muhr / Oliver Musovik / Vigan Nimani / Ana Opalić / Lazar Pejović / Darije Petković / Ivan Petrović / Marija Mojca Pungerčar / Vojo Radonjić / Jasenko Rasol / Bojan Salaj / Mirjana Stojadinović  Viktor Šekularac / Dejan Vekić / Sandra Vitaljić / Borko Vukosav / Milena Zarić / Ivan Zupanc / Antonio Živkovič

The Aftermath / Changing Cultural Landscape international project is the first regional research and curatorial platform established in order to identify and articulate principal tendencies within the field of contemporary photography in relation to its immediate environment. With the participation of partner organisations from throughout the former Yugoslavia, the project represents an extensive investigation of the effect of large-scale social shifts on the image of the physical and mental environment, and thereby, also on the expression of a number of artists who work in the field of fine art photography.


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Tendencies of engaged Post-Yugoslavian Contemporary Photography: 31 May – 2 September 2012

MAGNUM’S FIRST: The Face of Time

29 May – 2 September 2012

Opening: Tuesday, 29 May at 7 pm

Jakopič Gallery / MGML, Ljubljana

Robert Capa / Marc Riboud / Werner Bischof / Henri Cartier-Bresson / Ernst Haas / Erich Lessing / Jean Marquis / Inge Morath

This year’s festival will be officially opened with the Magnum’s First: The Face of Time exhibition, comprehensive group presentation of early works made by members of iconic photo agency Magnum. Magnum’s First is rediscovery and reconstruction of first group exhibition from 1955 which was for years considered as lost. Central theme of the exhibition is connected to the question of »photographic humanism« according which documented people without any sensationalism in their own environments.
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Magnum’s first exhibition rediscovered 29 May – 2 September 2012

FORUM: Talks on Contemporary Photography

AFTERMATH. Ljubljana

31 May & 1 June 2012

Cankarjev dom Ljubljana

Through lectures, presentations and panel discussions two-day forum is confronting opinions and experiences of number of experts with interdisciplinary background from the area of former Yugoslavia. This years’ forum is dedicated to the Aftermath project and therefore tendencies of engaged post-Yugoslavian contemporary photography.
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Lectures / discussions / screenings 31 May & 1 June 2012

MUTATIONS II: Moving Stills

8 June – 27 June 2012

Opening & discussion: Friday, 8 June at 7 pm

Photon – Centre for Contemporary Photography Ljubljana

Peter Aerschmann / Christoph Brech / Elina Brotherus / Ori Gersht / Tuomo Rainio / Jutta Strohmaier

Mutations II aims to question the principles of video by exploring the productive relationships that have developed between fixed and moving images and providing a sense of where contemporary art stands in Europe today.


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8 June – 27 July 2012.

GRUPA JUNIJ: Junij in June

Selection of Photographs from International Art Collection Junij

5 June – 8 July 2012

Opening: Tuesday, 5 June at 7 pm

Museum of Architecture and Design, Ljubljana

Overview exhibition of Grupa Junij (1970 – 1985) is first comprehensive presentation of this heterogeneous and loose international artistic movement after receiving award at Paris’ Mois de la photo in 1988. Archival project will focus only on photographic and related practices within its rich legacy.
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Junij in June: 5 June – 8 July 2012

KAVDIJ SLUBAN: Transsibériades

20 June – 31 July 2012

Vžigalica Gallery / MGML

After a few years, the French photographer of Slovenian origin will be presented again in Ljubljana in a two-part survey exhibition displaying his extensive cycle East to East. The works were produced on his journeys on the Trans-Siberian railway and on the Baltic Sea coasts. Always analogue, Sluban’s photographs are the results of his long travels to the distant corners of the world. In difficult light conditions characteristic of his works, the analogue technique allows him specific results, such as pronounced haptics and explicit melancholy.


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20 June – 31 July 2012