ISSP Gallery at the art fair Foto Tallinn

From the series

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Šonedēļ, no 27. līdz 29. septembrim, ISSP Galerija pirmoreiz piedalīsies starptautiskā mākslas mesē — “Foto Tallinn”, kas norisināsies jaunatvērtajā Kai mākslas centrā, Tallinā. Mesē būs pārstāvēti 35 Igaunijas un citvalstu mākslinieki, ļaujot apmeklētājiem novērtēt viņu jaunākos darbus — fotogrāfijas, videomākslu un instalācijas. ISSP Galerija apmeklētājus iepazīstinās ar Aleksandra Gronska, Ivetas Gabaliņas un Katrīnas Neiburgas darbiem.

Aicinām ikvienu apmeklēt mūsu stendu Kai mākslas centra pirmajā stāvā, kā arī izbaudīt meses plašo pavadošo notikumu programmu, kurā iekļautas gan tikšanās ar māksliniekiem, diskusijas un performances, gan grāmatu atklāšanas un īpašas tūres meses apskatīšanai. Atsevišķi pasākumi paredzēti tiem, kurus interesē laikmetīgās fotogrāfijas iegāde un kolekcionēšana.

Plašāka informācija pieejama “Foto Tallinn” mājaslapā.

::ENG::

This week, from September 27 to 29, the ISSP Gallery will for the first time take part in an international art fair — Foto Tallinn, happening at the newly opened Kai Art Center in Tallinn. The fair will feature the latest works by 35 Estonian and international artists, including photographs, video art, and spatial installations. The ISSP Gallery will be offering visitors an opportunity to get to know work by Alexander Gronsky, Iveta Gabaliņa and Katrīna Neiburga.

We invite everyone to visit our stand, located on the ground floor of the Kai Art Center, and to enjoy the fair’s diverse programme, which includes artist talks, panel discussions, performances, book launches and curated tours. Special events for those interested in buying or collecting contemporary photography will also take place during the fair.

More information can be found on the webpage of Foto Tallinn.

 

The venue & opening times / adrese un darba laiks

Art Fair Foto Tallinn

Kai Art Center (Port Noblessner, Peetri 12, Tallinn)

September 27-29, 2019

Fri-Sat 12-21, Sun 12-18

ISSP 2009 participants selected!

The ISSP Selection committee has completed its work evaluating 2009 applications. It was a hard task to select the best 50 (52!) out of 108 - and we did receive more quality applications than we could accept…

Congratulations to the chosen ones! ;) We are looking forward to hearing your participation confirmations soon. And, yes, over ten applicants are currently in the waiting list, in case any places free up.

We also want to thank everyone who applied this year - we really appreciate the interest and hope you try again next year. All of the applicants will very soon receive emails informing of the status.

2009 application process completed

Hey hey! The admission of applications for ISSP 2009 has been completed yesterday - we have received over 100 applications, from over 20 (!) countries. Thanks to all of you for your interest!

The selected participants shall be announced on this site in the beginning of June. We will also inform all the applicants by email.

Till very soon! :)

Vanessa Winship to teach ISSP Workshop nr.5

Good news - the teacher for Workshop nr.5 of ISSP 2009 is finally confirmed! Vanessa Winship (UK) will be giving a workshop on Environmental portrait. Vanessa is a double winner of World Press Photo Competition (1998 and 2008) and a Photographer of the Year 2008 of SONY World Photography Awards. We are very happy for this solution and grateful to SONY for special support. See www.vanessawinship.com for more on the latest addition to ISSP 2009 teachers’ group.

Ps. Applications to ISSP still open until 17 May 2009!

NB! New ISSP 2009 application deadline - 17 May

Dear all! The term for submitting ISSP Applications has been prolonged till 17 May 2009!
We apologise for the delay with 5th workshop announcement, and hope to have the information on the web-site by the end of this week.

Looking forward to receiving your applications!!

Applications to ISSP 2009 now open!

Hey hey! We are glad to announce that the application process for the 4th International Summer School of Photography (ISSP) is now open.ISSP 2009 will take place in Ludza, Latvia from 1 to 9 August 2009.

ISSP 2008 videos!

And here it comes (finally!!) Some visual impressions on the International Summer School of Photography 2008 by Arno Geens (a special ISSP correspondent and Jos World representative):

And our classics - documentation of ISSP Final Exibition installation and opening in Ludza on August 9, 2008 - by Ģirts Raģelis (ISSP 2006 and 2008 participant):

Pre-announcement: ISSP 2009

Sunny hallo to everyone!!

Now for sure, the ISSP 2009 shall take place on 1-9 August 2009 at the same location in Ludza.

Information on this year’s workshops and teachers, and the application forms shall appear on the updated web-site very soon - on 1st week of April. The deadline for participants applications will be 1st week of May.

Stay tuned! And happy spring coming

ISSP 2008 Post Mortem

Uff, its over now… Alas, all the great things come to an end… but only to give way to new beginnings. With all due self-criticism (particularly towards the technicalities of the digital lab), we have to admit that the event was next to perfect! A quick glance at the participants evaluation forms - over 4/5 of the students rated their ISSP experience as ‘excellent’… More feedback in quotes:

The ISSP 2007 Catalogue has been released!

The ISSP 2007 Catalogue is a collection of 15 photo-series created by the ISSP students for the final exhibition in August 2007. An independent jury: art historian and curator Inese Baranovska, photographer Alnis Stakle and painter Andris Eglitis was engaged in the production of the catalogue by selecting three brightest photo-series from each of the 5 thematic workshops. The publication is a documentary of the creative results of the ISSP. It also provides a summary insight into artistic explorations of new authors, at the same time reflecting the current tendencies in young contemporary photography.