03.08 – 05.08.18 I LONDON STREET PHOTOGRAPHY FESTIVAL

Launching on Friday the 3rd of August London Street Photography Festival is happening in London for the second year in a row.

The Festival will take place on 3-5 August 2018 at Stour Space at Cre8 Studio in East London.

The Festival features a large program of talks, lectures and exhibitions. This year’s exhibitions include LSPF 2018 contests finalists in 4 categories – Single Photograph, Photo Series, London Photograph and Under 21s; a solo exhibition of last year’s winners Hakim Boulouiz and Dani Oshi, as well as a set of curated exhibitions, featuring works by Alexander Yakimchuk (Ukraine), Yulia Rodnina (Russia), Lavinia Parlamenti (Italy) and Michelle Groskopf (USA).

LSPF runs a photography bookshop during the festival, so all photographers are welcome to sell and buy their books and zines at no commission.

In addition, there will be a workshop led by Gabi Ben Avraham and Yoriyas Ismaili, talks and lectures by established photographers such as Chris Steele-Perkins, David Solomons, Richard Bram and more. Winners will be announced on the 5th of August and will get prizes including a cash prize, a personal exhibition at next year’s festival and much more. The exhibition during the Festival will feature all finalists.

The Festival is free and everyone is welcome to attend.

 

Festival Schedule:

Friday – 6:30 pm onwards – launch party at Stour Space
 
Sat
 
12pm – 12.45pm – Ali Kate Cherkis and Dan Gaba (photo editor at The Wall Street Journal)
 
3pm – 3.45pm – Olga Titova
 
4pm – 4.45pm – Panel discussion with Sara Nicomedi, Becky Frances, Gabi Ben Avraham
 
5pm – 5.45pm – Public critique session with Richard Bram and Ania Klosek
 
Sun
 
3pm – 3.45pm – Max Slobodda
 
4pm – 4.45pm – Joriyas Ismaili
 
5pm – 5.45pm – Street photography collectives videos
 
6pm – 6.45pm – David Solomons
 
7pm onwards – LSPF Closing party and Awards ceremony

 

About LSPF

London Street Photography Festival is a non-profit international event based in London showcasing Street Photography. The goal of the Festival is to build a community and to establish and develop a platform for networking, learning and development through exhibitions, workshops, lectures, competition and associated events. We aim to be closely connected to the community and young people and provide them with the world-class resources and experience in one of the most dynamic and popular genres of photography.

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