Hurry and get to Photo Brussels Festival because it ends on the 20th of January! This year marks the second edition of the festival and this year’s theme is the Portrait.
You’ll find internationally known photographers as well as emerging talent in the Belgian and greater European scene. The show is quite big, showcasing nearly 200 photographs at the Hangar Art Center in Ixelles.
Two Belgian universities are highlighted this year, La Cambre and Royal Academy for Fine Arts Antwerpen (KASKA). The Universities chose their top students whose work focuses on on portraits. Eight students were chosen from La Cambre with the portraiture theme Under the Radar. The portraits from La Cambre cover a lot of genres, with the focus on less visible people. Furthermore, Royal Academy for Fine Arts Antwerpen is hosting the exhibition entitled New Faces, showcasing three of the MA Photography students. This group focused on less conventional understandings of the portrait. Most noteworthy, one of our dear instructors for THE PHOTO ACADEMY, Bertrand Cavalier, was chosen to display his latest work!
Read the full article at: brussels-express.eu