Verzasca Photo Festival
30.8 to 1.10.2023, Valle Verzasca, Ticino
Information on the exhibition:
Verzasca Photo Festival arose from the idea to promote up-and-coming international photographers and to support the visual arts in rural and remote areas through connection and dialogue with nature, providing access to various forms of visual expression and narration.
During the main days of the festival, visitors can take part in events, exhibitions, presentations, portfolio reviews, night-time screenings and live music.
An event by:
Young artists: Ana Zibelnik & Jakob Ganslmeier, Chloe Sheppard, Ilaria Sagaria, Johis Alarcón, Justine Stella Knuchel, Kelly Ledezma, Laure Alabatou Reina Huguet, Masu Mtsariashvili, Matteo Trevisan, Matthieu Croizier
Artists in residence: Rita Khin, Gabriela Olivera Hidalgo, Santiago Escobar-Jaramillo, Mahmoud Khattab, Sabine Hess & Nicolas Polli
Nera di Verzasca Prize: Khashayar Javanmardi
“Memorie e immaginazioni” (Memory and imagination): Nathalie Bissig
“Sole, insetti e senzatetto” (Sun, insects and homelessness): Taiyo Onorato & Nico Krebs