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Ellen Bornkessel - Embassy of Trees

plainpicture photographer Ellen Bornkessel brings within her project "Embassy of Trees" nature back into the city and gives the trees a voice. The "message of the trees" is an appeal for us to reconcile with nature, to be protective of the climate, to integrate nature into the cities and to plant more trees now.
You can meet the artist on May, 20th, 12 p.m. at the infocus Gallery at the the Michael Horbach Stiftung, where the photographs are to be seen until May, 27th.
Exhibition will be continued in front of the the Cologne Town Hall, June 5th - 18th.

International Call for Entries | Center Forward 2018

For seven years Center Forward has featured the best images in contemporary photography and photo-based work.
Submit your photographs now for this call for entry.
Entries due: May 20, 2018

Biel/Bienne Festival of Photography

From 4th to 27th May 2018, the 22nd edition of the Biel / Bienne Festival of Photography will look at the notion of happiness and its growing importance in contemporary society. The festival offers numerous activities, including discussion workshops, meetings with photographers, hands-on workshops, film screenings, talks and performances.


Diaolou – Die Wachtürme von Kaiping

Seit 2010 arbeiten plainpicture Fotografin Sabine Bungert und Stefan Dolfen gemeinsam an fotografischen Langzeitprojekten, vornehmlich zur Entwicklung von Städten und Landschaften aufgrund gesellschaftlicher Veränderungen, wie Migration und Landflucht.

Ausstellung vom 24.5. - 1.9.2018
Wissenschaftspark Gelsenkirchen, Munscheidstr. 14, 45886 Gelsenkirchen

Guest Room: Siobhán Bohnacker.

Want your work to be reviewed by Siobhán Bohnacker (Senior Photo Editor, The New Yorker) and possibly be selected for her Guest Room on Der Greif website? Here's your chance!

Submit unitl April 26, 23:59 CEST.

LensCulture 2018 Street Photography Awards

Show Us Your Streets - The 4th annual LensCulture Street Photography Awards invite you to share your perspective on the world’s streets! Call for the finest photographers and their visions of life on the street from around the globe.
Deadline for Entries: Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Portrait of Britain / British Journal of Photography

Envisioned as an exhibition for the people, by the people, Portrait of Britain is the nation’s biggest photography exhibition seen by millions of people country wide. PoB invites photographers of any level to submit portraits that capture the many faces of modern Britain.

Closing date: 1 May 2018, 11am BST


Emerging Photography in Arles
At the heart of Les Rencontres d´Arles, from july to september, the Voies Off Festival proposes an alternative programme focused on the new generation of artists and photographers.
Final deadline for applications: April 15th, 2018

10. Darmstädter Tage der Fotografie

Perspectives - Strategies of Photographic Actions

For the tenth time, Darmstadt Days of Photography will be taking place from April 20 to 22, 2018. More than 50 artists will show photographic work on the topic of “Perspectives – Strategies of Photographic Actions” at twelve locations in Darmstadt, ranging from Museum Künstlerkolonie to Centralstation and Kunsthalle. During this weekend, Darmstadt will be the festival location for contemporary photography. 

The Symposium will take place
Saturday, April 21st
Aula of the h_da Hochschule Darmstadt

PICTAday 2018, München

PICTAday 2018 - das Branchentreffen der Bildagenturen und Bildanbieter - am 18. April in München. Ihr findet uns an Tisch 26/plainpicture. Wir freuen uns auf Euch!