Gazebook Photobook Festival
Sep 8–10, 2017

 

Gazebook, Sicily’s Photobook Festival with a mission to promote photography and the photo book form, is back for its third edition.

During the three days of the festival, visitors are invited to interact with authors, publishers and critics and other professionals in the field of photography.

Gazebook provides the opportunity to take part in editorial launches, talks, workshops, portfolio reviews, exhibitions and installations.

 

Moises Saman

Moises Saman

Free walk-in portfolio reviews may be conducted with professionals in informal settings on Sunday, September 10th from 4pm to 6:30pm, just before the last session of free lectures under the lighthouse at 7pm.

Workshops include Jason Fulford: A Million Preachers and Searching for the “Spot of Beauty” Curated by Maria Teresa Salvati.

 

Miro Kuzmanovic

Karim El Maktafi / Jason Fulford

Book Launch presentations include Monsanto by Mathieu Asselin, All Quite on the Home Front by Colin Pantall & Alejandro Acin, Exile by Vasantha Yogananthan, and others.

Exhibitors include Moises Saman, Karim El Maktafi, Cagdas Erdogan, Miro Kuzmanovic and Daria Addabbo, among others.

 

Cagdas Erdogan

Leila Fatemi

This cultural event rounds out the summer in an entirely open-air, informal and free environment by the lovely Mediterranean coast of Punta Secca.

This third edition is organized by Melissa Carnemolla and Teresa Bellina, with the Artistic Direction Lina Pallotta.

 

Gazebook Photobook Festival
September 8–10, 2017
Punta Secca, Sicily

A Look Back on 2020
ARTPIL / Prescription .119
This would be the world we would inhabit for the time. And so holiday celebrations would toast on a...
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History Defining Moments of 2020
Disaster, Unrest, & Uncertainty
These are the moments that will be etched into history, this year 2020 has been a year dominated by...
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The Shadow Pandemic
Violence against Women in Times of Covid
This other virus, which has existed for a far greater period of time and whose rate of contagion is...
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Darkest Hour / Thomas Ralph
Britain, Exit Stage Right
It’s never felt quite as isolating to live in the British Isles as it does in the wake of...
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Southern Rites / Gillian Laub
Various engagements / 2020–2022
This small town symbolized the archetype of pastoral American life. Yet this idyllic place was also held hostage by...
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CURE (the Work) / Sam Lewitt
Oct 4, 2020 – Jan 3, 2021
Sam Lewitt retools the economic transition of the demolition of the Ford Genk. This dispersed presentation at Z33 raises...
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New East Photo Prize 2020
Winner & Finalists Announced
Calvert 22 has announced the winner and the shortlisted finalists for this year’s New East Photo Prize celebrating contemporary...
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Beyond the Land of Castles
Unwanted, Forgotten, Promised land
I re-discover parts of my cultural heritage, portraying the different facets of the life of mountain villages in between...
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A Look Back on 2020
ARTPIL / Prescription .119
This would be the world we would inhabit for the time. And so holiday celebrations would toast on a...
+
History Defining Moments of 2020
Disaster, Unrest, & Uncertainty
These are the moments that will be etched into history, this year 2020 has been a year dominated by...
+
The Shadow Pandemic
Violence against Women in Times of Covid
This other virus, which has existed for a far greater period of time and whose rate of contagion is...
+
Darkest Hour / Thomas Ralph
Britain, Exit Stage Right
It’s never felt quite as isolating to live in the British Isles as it does in the wake of...
+
Southern Rites / Gillian Laub
Various engagements / 2020–2022
This small town symbolized the archetype of pastoral American life. Yet this idyllic place was also held hostage by...
+
CURE (the Work) / Sam Lewitt
Oct 4, 2020 – Jan 3, 2021
Sam Lewitt retools the economic transition of the demolition of the Ford Genk. This dispersed presentation at Z33 raises...
+
New East Photo Prize 2020
Winner & Finalists Announced
Calvert 22 has announced the winner and the shortlisted finalists for this year’s New East Photo Prize celebrating contemporary...
+
Beyond the Land of Castles
Unwanted, Forgotten, Promised land
I re-discover parts of my cultural heritage, portraying the different facets of the life of mountain villages in between...
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