FOLLOWING CROSS

You are cordially invited to the exhibition named Following the Cross.

Andrej BánPavol BreierMichal FulierAlan HyžaAndrej LojanLaco MaďarBoris NémethJozef Ondzik Jozef SedlákJindřich ŠtreitMatúš Zajac

A premiere thematic exhibition of contemporary documentary photography interprets pilgrimages, Christian festivals and events, missions, and daily rituals following „cross“. The project is dedicated to the 1150th anniversary of the arrival of Thessalonica missionaries Cyril and Methodius and made possible thanks to the financial support of the Ministry of Culture of the Slovak Republic.

  • Curators: Ivana Pastorová, Lucia Benická
  • Special cooperation: Jozef Sedlák
  • Exhibition is open: 5.12.2013 – 30.3.2014

HOUSE OF PHOTOGRAPHY: Liptovská galéria P. M. Bohúňa, Tranovského 3, SK – 031 01 Liptovský Mikuláš, dom.fotografie@gmail.com
Gallery opened Tuesday – Saturday, 10.00 – 17.00

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ĽUBO STACHO & LABORATORY

House of photography, Liptovský Mikuláš, 19.9. – 30.11.2013
The exhibition of slovak known photographer and professor Ľubo Stacho (*1953), presents the overview of the conceptual document from three decades of author`s creation (1983 – 2013) and selected works of his students and assistents from the Academy of fine arts and design in Bratislava and from Faculty of fine arts TUKE in Košice. Project is organized by the House of photography with support of Ministry of culture of Slovak republic.

Photographers: Leontína Berková, Nikolas Bernath, Slávka Bulíková, Marko Horban, Lenka Jakubčáková, Inés Karčáková, Ján Kekeli, Martin Kleibl, Tomáš Kmeť, Monika Kováčová, Lenka Lukačovičová, Ján Mýtny, Ivana Osuská, Peter Sit, Ján Skaličan, Vladimír Slivka, Viktor Šelesták, Laura Štrompachová, Ondrej Urban, Andrej Žabkay

Curators: Lucia Benická, Marko Horban, Ľubo Stacho

Exhibition openning: 19th of September 2013, 4pm, in the Gallery of House of photography and the Small Hall in Liptov gallery of P.M. Bohúň in Liptovský Mikuláš.

First part of the exhibition is devoted to the conceptual document of Ľubo Stacho.

Ľubo Stacho - Symbols

Ľubo Stacho - Symbols

In the second part of the exhibition named Laboratory you can find actual pictures from students and assistent of professor Stacho. Experiment becomes a way, photography becomes a tool and the aim is to reflect the society and serch for archetypes.

Ján Kekeli - K.O.

Ján Kekeli - K.O.

Ján Kekeli is getting us into the other dimension within the term of time and space.

Peter Sit - Grandma

Peter Sit - Grandma

Peter Sit surprises us by his game of accidental meetings with his photography placed in the public space.

Lenka Lukačovičová - Body (Li)mits

Lenka Lukačovičová - Body (Li)mits

Lenka Lukačovičová considerates the space of art gallery itself.

You can find works of other studens form the last generation i.e. Petra Cepková or Boris Németh. Exhibition includes also video presentation which gives you a better overview about work of exhibited authors.

4 VIEWS EXHIBITION

We kindly invite you for the common exhibition named 4 VIEWS where 4 photographers are going to present their work – Michal Zahornacký, Martin Brojo, Jozef Sádecký and Ľuboš Ďurica. They all have been shooting the same 4 models. Photographers tried to catch each model by its own style, to capture feelings and emotions.

Exhibition openning takes place in the cinema “Kino Mier” in Povazska Bystrica at 5p.m. Exhibition will be openned until 12th of October 2013.

BARDAF INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION

The purpose of the competition is promotion of art photography. Photos sent to the category: Cultural Heritage UNESCO http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/ must be taken at the places which are declared to be cultural and natural heritage by UNESCO. In case of any doubt the author is obliged to submit upon request the place where the photogrpah was taken. The comptetition is designed for photogrpahers from all over the world who will send a maximum 4 photos to each category. Digital sets must be sent in the JPEG file in resolution maximum 1024 pixels longer side, multiplied by 768, square 768×768, maximum size 800kb. The name of the set must in the form: Surname-last four digits of your phone-category and the image number (e.g.: smith-1234-A1.jpg).
Digital photos may be sent by three ways:

  1. by post on CD to the address: Ing. Gabriel Grund, Kukorelliho 46, 08501 Bardejov, Slovakia along with the participation fee
  2. by e-mail to the address: fotoklubbardaf@gmail.com accompanied with the attached Entry Form
  3. on-line: http://www.fotostrom.eu/forms/Bardaf2014/Bardaf2014.php

Main prices:

FIAP Badge for the Best Author
FIAP Medals: 5 gold, 5 silver, 5 bronze and 30 Honourable Mentions
City of Bardejov Grand Prix
Association of Slovak Photographers Price
Photoclub BARDAF Price – 10 Honourable Mentions / two in each category/
Association of Polish Art Photographers Price: 1 gold, 1 silver, 1 bronze

More can be can be found at the oficial website….