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Welcome to the press area of the Biennale für aktuelle Fotografie. You will find our current press events and press releases here, along with print-ready press photos of the exhibition.
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You can find all informations and documents of the Biennale für aktuelle Fotografie 2017 in our archive.

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Please use the following form in order to get clearance to download images of the Biennale für aktuelle Fotografie. Following input and confirmation of the Ts and Cs you will be e-mailed an activation code for downloading high-resolution image data. The image range comprises general visual material concerning the Biennale and visual material concerning all exhibitions in 2020.

Ts and Cs
It is a matter of importance to us to comprehensively guarantee the rights of all our collaborating artists and to grant journalists easy access to press material at the same time. With your request for accreditation for the press area of the Biennale für aktuelle Fotografie you therefore confirm that you have acquainted yourself with and accepted the following conditions of use:
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Terms of use

All illustrations offered for download are protected under copyright law. The following conditions of use apply:

  1. Every image must be provided with a copyright notice. Unless indicated otherwise,
    copyright resides with the Biennale für aktuelle Fotografie.

  2. All images are available free of charge and exclusively limited in time and purpose for current reporting on the 2020 Biennale in online and print media.

  3. Use of the offered illustrations for extensive photo galleries as magazine covers or in social media is not permitted, or respectively requires further consultation with the press department of the Biennale.

  4. All photographs may be neither cropped nor altered in any way. The works may be displayed on the Internet in a maximum resolution of 72 dpi.

If possible, please send a cost-free specimen copy of your print publication to:

Biennale für aktuelle Fotografie
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For online publications we request that you send a corresponding link to info@biennalefotografie.de

    All Art is Photography (Kunstverein Ludwigshafen)

  • img_Antonio Pérez Río, Oath of the Horatii, from the series Masterpieces, 2017

    Antonio Pérez Río, Oath of the Horatii, from the series Masterpieces, 2017

    Between Art and Commerce (Port25 - Raum für Gegenwartskunst, Mannheim)

  • img_Daniel Stier, ways of knowing, 2015

    Daniel Stier, ways of knowing, 2015

    Reconsidering Icons (Museum Weltkulturen der Reiss-Engelhorn-Museen, Mannheim)

  • img_Jojakim Cortis & Adrian Sonderegger, Making of “Death of a Loyalist Militiaman, Córdoba Front, Spain“ (by Robert Capa, 1936), from the series Icons, 2016

    Jojakim Cortis & Adrian Sonderegger, Making of “Death of a Loyalist Militiaman, Córdoba Front, Spain“ (by Robert Capa, 1936), from the series Icons, 2016

    Walker Evans Revisited (Kunsthalle Mannheim)

  • img_George Georgiou, Martin Luther King Day Parade, from the series Americans Parade, Los Angeles, California, 18/01/2016

    George Georgiou, Martin Luther King Day Parade, from the series Americans Parade, Los Angeles, California, 18/01/2016

    When Images Collide (Wilhelm-Hack-Museum, Ludwigshafen)

  • img_Anastasia Samoylova, Six Real Matterhorns, from the series Landscape Sublime, 2019

    Anastasia Samoylova, Six Real Matterhorns, from the series Landscape Sublime, 2019

    Yesterday's News Today (Heidelberger Kunstverein)

  • img_Clare Strand, from the series Snake, 2017

    Clare Strand, from the series Snake, 2017

    The curator 2020: David Campany

  • img_David Campany © Sam Contis

    David Campany © Sam Contis

    Dialogue series Photography & Science

  • img_Simon Starling, Black Drop,  2012, film still, 35 mm B&W film with sound transferred to HD, 27' 42'' | VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2019

    Simon Starling, Black Drop, 2012, film still, 35 mm B&W film with sound transferred to HD, 27' 42'' | VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2019