Friday 9.8. at 16:00-18:30
Saturday 10.8. at 12:00-14:00
Tampere (more detailed information will be available later)
PhD Hannu Vanhanen
The course introduces the artists and photographers in Tampere who have portrayed Tampere and Pirkanmaa in their works of art and visual publications.
Introduction to visual history of Tampere: the artists and photographers in Tampere who have portrayed Tampere and Pirkanmaa in their works of art and visual publications.
Modern photography in Tampere: case Tampere Dok 2019 -exhibition that portraits a vision of dramatic change in city scene of Tampere by 10 photographers and videographers.
Introduction to Backlight Photo Festival which is one of the oldest and largest international photography festivals in Northern Europe. Organized once every three years by the Photographic Centre Nykyaika in the city of Tampere, Finland, Backlight exhibits contemporary photography on socially and globally important issues. Now in its sixteenth edition, the triennial stays true to its pioneering spirit in announcing the theme for the upcoming 2020 festival: Related Realities – Photography meets science and new technologies.
Visit in Photographic Centre Nykyaika. Photographers and videographers of Tampere Dok -exhibition will introduce their work and methods.
Anyone with an interest in photography and visual history.
Enrolment ends on July 17th, 2019.