Plat(t)form 2017

Emerging artists and photographers present their portfolios

#plattform17
The eleventh curated international portfolio viewing featuring young emerging European photographers will be held on the weekend of 27 to 29 January 2017. Fotomuseum once again invites 42 photographers to Winterthur to present their work for two hours to the public and a selected team of experts in Fotomuseum’s exhibition spaces. Plat(t)form is aimed at professionals such as curators, gallery owners, publishers, editors and photographers. At the same time the event offers interested visitors an opportunity of discovering the work of young photographers and artists and of meeting them in person.


PORTFOLIO VIEWING
SAT, 28 JANUARY 2017, 11:00–19:00
SUN, 29 JANUARY 2017, 11:00–17:00

DINNER PARTY
SAT, 28 JANUARY 2017, 20:00–24:00
Food, drinks, music and endless opportunities for discussion at Bistro George.


EXPERTS’ PRESENTATIONS
FRI, 27 JANUARY 2017, 19:30–21:00
The invited experts and Pro Helvetia guests introduce themselves and their work.


PHOTOGRAPHERS/ARTISTS
Thomas Albdorf (AT), Özgür Atlagan (TR), Lorenzo Bacci (IT), Bjarne Bare (NO), Emile Barret (FR), Besma Ben Said (NL), Pauline Beugnies (BE), Anaïs Boileau (FR), Axel Braun (DE), Sebastián Bruno (AR/ES), Francesca Catastini (IT), Discipula (Marco Paltrinieri & Mirko Smerdel & Tommaso Tanini; IT), Durbin Lewis Ltd. (GB), Iva Durkáčová (SK), Martin Errichiello & Filippo Menichetti (IT), David Fathi (FR), Valentin Faure (CH), Jan Hofer (CH), Hertta Kiiski (FI), Clément Lambelet (CH), Andreas Langfeld (DE), Lilly Lulay (DE), Matheline Marmy (CH), Anna Meschiari (CH/IT), Stefanie Moshammer (AT), Simone Mudde & Olivier van Breugel (NL), Sandra Mujinga (NO), Christoph Oeschger (CH), Johan Österholm (SE), Fabio Parizzi (CH), Helena Petersen (DE), Daniel Poller (DE), Virginie Rebetez (CH), Anna Reivilä (FI), Alessandro Sambini (IT), Neige Sanchez (CH/FR), TILO&TONI (DE), Hayahisa Tomiyasu (DE), Salvatore Vitale (IT), Justyna Wierzchowiecka (PL), Craig Wye (GB), Amelie Zadeh (AT)


EXPERTS
Milena Carstens, executive photo editor Zeit Magazin, Hamburg; Zak Kyes, art director and curator Zak Group, London; Lesley A. Martin, Aperture Books, New York; Diane van der Marel, collector and founder / Evelien Kunst, fellowship director, MIAP Foundation; Francesco Zanot, chief curator CAMERA, Turin; Thomas Seelig, director Fotomuseum Winterthur


PRO HELVETIA GUESTS
Ann-Christin Bertrand (DE), Cai Meng (CN), Azu Nwagbogu (NG), Randa Shaath (EG), Nadya Sheremetova (RU), Nishant Shukla (IN)


PORTFOLIO VIEWING

SATURDAY, 28 JANUARY 2017

11:00–13:00 Lorenzo Bacci (IT) / Emile Barret (FR) / Christoph Oeschger (CH) / Helena Petersen (DE) / Virginie Rebetez (CH) / Justyna Wierzchowiecka (PL)

13:00–15:00 Sebastián Bruno (AR/ES) / Sandra Mujinga (NO) / Jan Hofer (CH) / Fabio Parizzi (CH) / Durbin Lewis Ltd. (GB) / Hayahisa Tomiyasu (DE)

15:00–17:00 Özgür Atlagan (TR) / Bjarne Bare (NO) / Pauline Beugnies (BE) / Axel Braun (DE) / Francesca Catastini (IT) / Matheline Marmy (CH)

17:00–19:00 Thomas Albdorf (AT) / Discipula (Marco Paltrinieri & Mirko Smerdel & Tommaso Tanini; IT) / Valentin Faure (CH) / Lilly Lulay (DE) / Neige Sanchez (CH/FR) / Craig Wye (GB)


SUNDAY, 29 JANUARY 2017

11:00–13:00 Iva Durkáčová (SK) / Martin Errichiello & Filippo Menichetti (IT) / Clément Lambelet (CH) / Daniel Poller (DE) / Anna Reivilä (FI) / Amelie Zadeh (AT)

13:00–15:00 David Fathi (FR) / Andreas Langfeld (DE) / Stefanie Moshammer (AT) / Simone Mudde & Olivier van Breugel (NL) / Alessandro Sambini (IT) / Salvatore Vitale (IT)

15:00–17:00 Besma Ben Said (NL) / Anaïs Boileau (FR) / Hertta Kiiski (FI) / Anna Meschiari (CH/IT) / Johan Österholm (SE) / TILO&TONI (DE)


NOMINATORS
Judit Angel (HU/SK), Delphine Bedel (NL), Ann-Christin Bertrand (DE), Miriam Bestebreurtje (NL), Xavier Canonne (BE), John Duncan (IE), Florian Ebner (DE), Clare Grafik (GB), Milena Høgsberg (NO), Francesco Jodice (IT), Hélène Joye-Cagnard (CH), Michał Kaczyński (PL), Milo Keller (CH), Joachim Koester (DK), Aglaia Konrad (BE), Anne Lacoste (CH), Marianne Müller (CH), Franziska Nori (DE), Patrik Nyberg (FI), November Paynter (TR), Anna-Kaisa Rastenberger (FI), Rebekka Reuter (AT), Esther Ruelfs (DE), Nicolas Savary (CH), Thomas Seelig (CH), Laura Toots (EE), Salvatore Vitale (IT), Jan Wenzel (DE), Nadine Wietlisbach (CH)


Participation takes place only upon invitation. Each year, Fotomuseum asks around 50 curators, professors, publishers, editors, gallerists from all over Europe to nominate up to five photographers from their regions. From these nominations, Fotomuseum selects the 42 participants. The participants receive a travel fee.


MAIN SPONSOR
Main sponsor of Plat(t)form is the Luma Foundation. 
 Further generous support from the Swiss Arts Council Pro Helvetia.