A curated international photography exhibition

April 8 – May 1, 2021                                                                           newsletter

A pair of chairs No. 2 - Silent waiting
Reflect the sky
Passing into metascape
Squares of Silence
Moment of Solitude
Silence is Golden
Elements 3
Math Lesson
Half White
In Both Way
Barbican in covid times
Meriggio No. 5
Silent by the Bay (San Francisco)
Lost Society No. 1
Lost Society No. 2
Nothing lasts
Silence No. 5
Legacy - Outside of the storage of the Fortepan
Summer float
Silence to the end
Don't worry
Interpreting Nostalgia 3
Interpreting Nostalgia 6
Solitude No. 3
Midnight at Panamint Springs
Silent Nocturne #2
Silent Nocturne #4
Early Spring Fog
Massachusetts Avenue - Arlington
Morning Silence
Through The Broken Mirror
Szoba, kilátással
A pair of chairs No. 1 - Silent waiting
Silence of the Woods
Lonely Silence N°5
Things That Go Bump In the Night
As if there was nothing but silence
Silence No. 14
In Focus
Morning haze
Off Faces No. 1
Off Faces No. 4
Snow Fences
Silence #1
Worldview With Loose Thread
Drift Away
Silence and the Water 1
Blissful sleep
Transience No. 2
Light coming from the entrance No. 1
Light coming from the entrance No. 2
The wing

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Silence is always conceived against its opposites; sound, noise, loudness. Silence is strongly associated with loneliness and alienation, the unknown and disturbing landscape on the one hand, and the known tranquillity and peace on the other hand. Photographically, the contrast between deep darkness and dazzling light is also decisive. After natural or social catastrophes, everything falls silent; empty cities, villages, abandoned public transport and empty workplaces remind us for the transience and fragility of humankind. Silence is accompanied by quiet activities such as contemplation and meditation, which negate the very nature of action itself. Silence is also often present in still lifes, cityscapes, portraits, and many other photographic genres.

Curator's choice

Angela Lucari: A pair of chairs No. 2 - Silent waiting

Honourable mentions

Satoko NishiokaReflect the sky

Gregor Radonjič: Passing into metascape

Allan Syphers: Secrets

Exhibiting photographers

Mildred Alpern (New York, NY, USA), Stephen Anderson (Santa Ana, CA, USA), Marc Apers (Kontich, Belgium), Egor Beketov (Písek, Czech Republic), Marco Bordignon (Accra, Ghana), Preston Buchtel (Cleveland, OH, USA), Thierry Camus (Paris, France), Tommaso Carrara (London, UK), Jenny Chernansky (New Orleans, LA, USA), Tina Cosmai (Genoa, Italy), Mingyi Cui (London, UK), Dorie Dahlberg (Long Branch, NJ, USA), Brendan Delaney (London, UK), Paul Delpani (Vienna, Austria), Mieke Douglas (London, UK), Christopher Fluder (New York, NY, USA), Daniel Franc (Prague, Czech Republic), Sari Fried-Fiori, Ellen Friedlander (Los Angeles, CA, USA), László Gálos (Salgótarján, Hungary), Rheana Gardner (Cedar City, UT, USA), Lara Gilks (Wellington, New Zealand), Morten Gjerde (Notodden, Norway), Suzanne Gonsalez-Smith (Grand Forks, ND, USA), Carola Graziani (Rome, Italy), Dave Hanson (Wellington, UT, USA), Derek Hayes (Farmington, ME, USA), Eileen Hohmuth-Lemonick (Princeton, NJ, USA), Juliana Jacyntho (São Paulo, Brazil), Hunter Johnson (Palm Springs, CA, USA), Yvon Jolivet (Rimouski, Quebec, Canada), Gary Justis (Bloomington, IL, USA), Elizabeth Kayl (Loveland, CO, USA), John Kosmer (Fly Creek, NY, USA), Inbal Kristin (Ashkelon, Isreal), Jeff Larason (Boston, MA, USA), Joe LeGrand (St Petersburg, F, USA), Boya Lei (Xi’an, China), Mihály Lex (Solymár, Hungary), Angela Lucari (Rome, Italy), Katarzyna Łukasiewicz (Warsaw, Poland), Joanna Madloch (Montclair, NJ, USA), Laura Malaterra (Genoa, Italy), Cynthia Morgan (Atlanta, GA, USA), Sabine Nagel (Potsdam, Germany), Fern L. Nesson (Cambridge, MA, USA), Ninette Niemeyer (Bergisch Gladbach, Germany), Satoko Nishioka (Tokyo, Japan), Franziska Ostermann (Kiel, Germany), Khanjan Purohit (Mumbai, India), Gregor Radonjič (Maribor, Slovenia), Russ Rowland (New York, NY, USA), Marian Rubin (Montclair, NJ, USA), Anatoly Rudakov (Berlin, Germany), Robindeep Singh (Winston-Salem, NC, USA), Julia Solis (Detroit, MI, USA), William Mark Sommer (Sacramento, CA, USA), Allan Syphers (Gwynedd Valley, PA, USA), Bogusława Trela (Tarnobrzeg, Poland), Ilya Trofimenko (Dresden, Germany), Tibor Varga (Pribeta, Slovakia), Eiji Yamamoto (Saarbruecken, Germany), Jagoda Zwiernik (Żagan, Poland)

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