It received more than 37.000 visitors during the two months of its duration and a positive and broad art critical response in the German media.
In February 2012, the Fotofestival curators Katerina Gregos and Solvej Ovesen, in collaboration with the Fotofestival, and the Grimmuseum team will present a selection from the 4th edition of the Fotofestival in the Grimmuseum, Berlin, Kreuzberg.
The exhibition will include photographic works by Paolo Woods (Netherlands, 1971), Jacob Holdt (Denmark, 1947), Said Atabekov (Uzbekistan, 1965), Philippe Chancel (France, 1959), Boniface Mwangi (Kenya, 1985), Fouad Elkoury (France/Lebanon, 1952), Barbara Metselaar Berthold (Germany, 1951), Plamen Bonchev (Bulgaria, 1980) and Sofia Burchardi (Denmark, 1981), and Hasan and Husein Essop (South Africa, 1985). All these works were produced especially for the Fotofestival.
For the opening weekend:
Lecture by Jacob Holdt: Sunday, 12.2.2012, 16h, Kapelle am Urban, Grimmstrasse 10 (close to Grimmuseum), Entrance 10/7 Euros
Guided tour in the exhibition Sundays 15h, 12.2., 19.2, 4.3 and 18.3.2012