Winner: International Getxophoto Festival

Prize: National/international honour

Description

Works from the photographic project 'Where We Belong' received honourable mention at the International GetxoPhoto Festival 2024 in Spain. The work was selected through an open call by the jurors: Irene de Mendoza (Artistic director of Foto Colectania Foundation Barcelona), Ana Casas Broda (Co-director of the independent photography platform Hydra Mexico), Arianna Rinaldo (Independent curator Milan) and María Ptqk (Independent curator, cultural researcher and curator of Getxophoto Festival Bilbao).

The International Getxophoto is a well established festival focused on the image that has been held in Getxo –Basque Country– since 2007. An initiative in continuous search of being more participative, committed and sustainable. Getxophoto’s Open Call provides an opportunity for visual artists and photographers from all over the world to exhibit their work in outdoors spaces at the next edition of Getxophoto, to be hed in June 2024. The theme to be addressed in the 18th edition is Play.

Where We Belong’ is a body of work exploring themes of belonging, femininity and escapism through a portrayal of Jane Austen devotees.
Degree of recognitionInternational
Granting OrganisationsGetxoPhoto

Keywords

  • award
  • exhibition
  • public space
  • photography
  • winner
  • project
  • identity
  • belonging