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Eyes On – Month of Photography Vienna

In November 2016 Eyes On – Month of Photography Vienna will take place for the 7th time! The wide spectrum of artistic photography is presented biennial in November in museums and art venues of the city, in galleries, off-spaces and temporary art spaces.
The Month of Photography Vienna was founded in 2004, initiated by the Cultural Department of the City of Vienna and offers a plattform for institutions, photographers and artists from the field of photography to participate.The number of exhibitions ist continously rising from 80 (2004) to over 100 (2006), then 125 (2008) up to nearly 200 (2010). In the last edition in 2012 there were 225 exhibitions to be seen within Eyes On, whereby it is one of the biggest Fotofestivals!As a founding member of the European Month of Photography (EMoP) Vienna cooperates with the festivals in Athens, Berlin, Bratislava, Budapest, Ljubljana, Luxembourg und Paris.

 

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Eyes On opening at the MUSA on October 27, 2014

On November 27th , Vienna once again turned into the world’s largest stage for the art of photography. The country’s leading photography festival draws culture enthusiasts with 175 exhibitions showcasing works by over 650 Austrian and international artists. The program covers the entire city, with venues ranging from the Albertina to the Zacherlfabrik. The festival offers a comprehensive survey of artistic photography in all its dazzling variety. Solo exhibitions, large-scale group shows, singular interventions, pieces of installation art, and presentations in public spaces are accompanied by an extensive program of events including book presentations, lectures, workshops, photography walks, performances, guided tours, and the Eyes On Portfolio Review. Diversity is a key part of our mission.
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