For the first time, the European Month of Photography Berlin is offering a portfolio review. It will take place in the Berlinische Galerie at the conclusion of the festival on 24 and 25 November 2012.
Here, photographers can present their photographic works to twenty well-known experts in the photo scene including photographers, curators, art directors, journalists, and gallery owners in fifteen-minute, individual conversations. Afterwards, the experts will go along the large table during a one-hour ‘walk’ and discuss the works displayed by all of the participants.
Three cash prizes will be awarded for the best works. The first prize will also be given an exhibition in the rooms of the project space pavlov’s dog – raum für fotografie, one of the festival’s partner institutions. The decisions will be made by a jury based on the assessments of the reviewers.
The participation fee is 50.00 € and has to be paid in cash on the day of the portfolio review in the Berlinische Galerie.
Application requirements: only via email as a PDF file to portfolio (at) mdf-berlin.de, max. 10 MB, 5–10 images, work description (max. 1000 characters), short biography (in table form, max. 1 DIN A4 page)
Application period: 25 October – 9 November 2012!
Please understand that we are only able to accept applications via email and in the form of a PDF file between 25 October and 9 November 2012. It will, unfortunately, not be possible to for late submissions to be taken into consideration. The festival office will make a selection from all the applicants for participation in the portfolio review. All portfolio review participants will be informed via email by 15 November 2012.