Press release | September 2015
Every year Foam organises the Foam Talent Call to identify young and international talents. From a total of 1.208 submissions from 67 different countries in 2015, 21 photographers were selected to be featured in the annual Foam Magazine Talent Issue. On 10 November 2015 the exhibition Foam Talent 2015 opens at l’Atelier Néerlandais in Paris. This exhibition brings together these innovative image makers under the age of 35. With their portfolios they all tell their different and personal stories. Within this exhibition Foam presents its views on the current state of photography and creates a platform that introduces emerging talents in the international world of photography. The exhibition takes place from 11 November until 20 December 2015.
With work by:
Aaron Blum (US), Alessandro Calabrese (Italy), Tom Callemin (Belgium), Sara Cwynar (Canada), David Favrod (Switzerland), Dominic Hawgood (UK), Peng Guo (China), Heikki Kaski (Finland), Matthew Leifheit (US), & Cynthia Talmadge (US), Mariam Medvedeva (Russia), Abel Minnée (The Netherlands), Marton Perlaki (Hungary), Constantin Schlachter (France), Sjoerd Knibbeler (The Netherlands), Justin James Reed (US), Johan Rosenmunthe (Denmark), Jean-Vincent Simonet (France), Danila Tkachenko (Russia), Naohiro Utagawa (Japan), Christian Vium (Denmark) and Manon Wertenbroek (Switzerland).
The Foam Magazine Talent Issue was published at the end of August and was officially presented at Unseen Photo Fair in Amsterdam.
NOTE TO EDITORS
For any additional information, including interview requests with the photographers or images, please contact the communication department of Foam via firstname.lastname@example.org or +31 (0)20 5516500.
FOAM TALENT 2015 TOUR SCHEDULE
A selection of the work of the photographers from the Foam Magazine Talent Issue can be seen on several different locations in the travelling exhibition Foam Talent 2015:
18-20 September Unseen Photo Fair Amsterdam (billboard exhibition)
11 November – 20 December Atelier Néerlandais, Paris (exhibition)
13 November Atelier Néerlandais, Paris (symposium)
4 December Atelier Néerlandais, Paris (symposium)
19 March - 15 April 2016 De Markten, Brussels (exhibition)
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