The symposium unfolds a variety of positions within photojournalism, documentary and contemporary art and is part of the international Fotobiennale 2016.
At the symposium Art historians, artists and photo theoreticians give their share of the current positions within contemporary photography.
Speakers: Mette Sandbye (DK), Fred Ritchin (US), Louise Wolthers (S), Irina Chmyreva (RU), John Fleetwood (ZA), Charlotte Præstegaard (DK), Rasmus Vestergaard (DK), Jørgen Dehs (DK), Tina Enghoff (DK), Christian Danielewitz (DK), Anu Ramdas (DK) and Sunil Gupta (IN) among others.
Moderator: Sarah Giersing (DK)
Opponent: Peter Ole Pedersen (DK)
The Fotobiennale symposium is connected to the exhibitions Bending the Frame at Fotografisk Center, Cities and Memory at Brandts and Against the Grain at Galleri Image.
Caption: Sunil Gupta: Pavitr, 2007, detail of photo, from the series Mr Malhotra's Party.