The venues of the 8th edition of the festival started end of April as planned. With 26 exhibitions, we were breaking a record. However, due to the Covid restrictions still in place, there were no real venues but “openings” with a limited number of guests depending on the time slot. The...
Révélations: portfolio review 2021
The 2021 portfolio review will take place as planned at Casino Luxembourg art forum on June 2nd. Because of the health crisis due to Covid we will inform in due time should changes occur.
Our association has successfully closed the seventh edition of the festival this year with about twenty openings. The topic that had been retained – Bodyfiction (s) – was a reflection on the representation of the body in contemporary photography by artists who question traditional mode...
What kind of story or fiction is conveyed today by a photographic image?
Entitled BodyFiction(s), the seventh edition of the European Month of Photography festival in Luxembourg featured works by some twenty emerging artists-photographers interested in new representations of the body and the human figure.
The artistic positionings of this new generation of photographers – most of them women – diverges from classical models by a approach and an often worried and even disturbing questioning of traditional models.
Fragmentation and dislocation of the body are the characteristics of this type of photography in a context of aesthetic changes marked by an interrogation on gender specifications and generally by a questioning of the roles and characteristics of the sexes.