Foam lets people from all over the world enjoy photography, through our museum in Amsterdam, our internationally distributed magazine, our website, and through our gallery.

Expected exhibitions:

Foam Talent | Frankfurt
6 September – 1 November
Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation, Frankfurt
Foam en de Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation presents Foam Talent 2019, featuring the work of 20 outstanding young artists selected through the annual Foam Talent Call. After the exhibitions in Amsterdam, New York, and London, is this group exhibition on show for the second year in Frankfurt. This year in the building of the Deutsche Börse Photography Foundation in Eschborn.
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13 September - 4 December 2019
This first retrospective at Foam traces his career with over 170 vintage prints, plus a selection of drawings, a sculpture and documentary material.
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Foam 3h: Dustin Thierry
18 October – 8 December 2019
In preparation.

Lorenzo Vitturi - Materia Impura
18 October 2019 – 19 January 2020
The body of work of Lorenzo Vitturi (Venice, 1980) allows reflections on constant cycles of production, destruction, and recreation.
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Adorned – The Fashionable Show
13 December 2019 – 11 March 2020
In preparation.
An exhibition based on the eponymous Foam Magazine, in which works of 16 photographers, artists, and collectives are presented that all have an exceptional and powerful approach to contemporary fashion photography.
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Foam Paul Huf Award winner 2019: Eric Gyamfi
13 December 2019 – 11 March 2020
In preparation.

Foam 3h: Solène Gün
13 December 2019 – 16 February 2020
Florentine Riem Vis Stipendium
In preparation.

The Florentine Riem Vis Grant was established in memory of Florentine Riem Vis (1959-2016) with the goal of supporting young photographic talents in the development of their artistic careers.
The grant consists of a sum of € 10,000 and is made available each year for the development and coaching of a talented photographer under the age of 35. The recipient of the grant is invited to exhibit their work at Foam 3h, Foam’s project space for young, up-and-coming photographers.

Wright Morris
23 January – 12 April 2020
In preparation.

On Earth – Imaging, Technology and the Natural World
20 March – 17 June 2020
Since its inception, photography has testified to the paradoxical relationship between man, nature and technology. In the wake of great nineteenth-century landscape photographers, a new generation of artists is employing contemporary imaging techniques to document and question our relationship with the natural world – which is increasingly experienced through the very same imaging technologies they employ.

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Foam is supported by the BankGiro Loterij, De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek, City of Amsterdam, Foam Members, Olympus and the VandenEnde Foundation.

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