FUTURES 2024: Nominated artists and events

Fotogalleriet is a member of FUTURES, an Europe-based photography platform bringing together the global photography community to support and nurture the professional development of emerging artist across the world. Alongside 21 other European art intuitions dedicated to photography, we nominate five artist each year to join the FUTURES platform and network.

Bela:Hagren, Joel Karppanen, Nayara Leite, Sheung Yiu and Yujie Zhou.

They will join the platform’s activities to present their work to international professionals and to network, amongst other opportunities that will be developed for them, including exhibitions, publishing opportunities, portfolio reviews, and more.

 

 

Bela:Hagren (Weronica Bela, Ivar Hagren)
Nayara Leite
Yujie Zhou
Sheung Yiu
Joel Karppanen

Annual Event 2024

Zagreb, Croatia

September 26, 2024 – September 28, 2024

 

In 2024, FUTURES annual event will be hosted by Organ Vida in Zagreb.  For three days almost one hundred artists, twenty curators and heads of major international contemporary photography institutions will meet with the aim of building relationships, discussing the issues of our time and feeling increasingly part of a strong community based on contemporary photography. During the event the new FUTURES exhibition will be launched.

The committee appointed by Fotogalleriet for the 2024 FUTURES nomination process consisted of museum director at The Finish Museum of Photography Anna-Kaisa Rastenberger; Yuvinka Medina, senior curator of Bonniers Kunsthall; Marianne Bjørnmyr and Dan Mariner, creative directors of NŌUA, an artist run institution dedicated to photography as contemporary art; Antonio Cataldo, artistic director of Fotogalleriet and Miki Gebrelul, curator and head of exhibitions at Fotogalleriet.

Co-funded by the Creative Europe program of the European Union, FUTURES is a Europe-based photography platform bringing together the global photography community to support and nurture the professional development of emerging artists worldwide. Since 2017, it has aimed to add long-term value in empowering early and mid-career photographers – launching initiatives to promote their work and granting them access to an unprecedented network of professionals, markets, and audiences.

Today, the project is a consortium of 18 prominent cultural institutions: CAMERA – Centro Italiano per la Fotografia (IT), Centre Photographique Rouen Normandie (FR), Copenhagen Photo Festival (DK), Triennial of Photography Hamburg (DE), Der Greif (DE), FOMU (BE), FOTODOK (NL), Fotofestiwal Lodz (PL), Fotogalleriet (NO), Fotograf 07 (CZ), Organ Vida (HR), ISSP (LV), PHotoESPAÑA (ES), PhotoIreland (IE), Photo Romania Festival (RO), Bienal Fotografia do Porto Ci.Clo (PT), Robert Capa Contemporary Photography Center (HU), Void (GR). Research member: Eurokleis s.r.l. (IT)

FUTURES is co-funded by the Creative Europe Programme of the European Union. Eurokleis is a research partner of the platform, and MAGNUM PHOTOS is the educational partner of FUTURES.