Open Call for Women Photographers "Isolated communities: New Narratives, New Ways of Being and Living"
Tbilisi Photo Festival, in partnership with Tbilisi Photography & Multimedia Museum, announces the open call for women photographers from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Cambodia, India, Iran, Nepal,Thailand.
The grant is funded by Prince Claus Fund within the Partnership Network Grant program 2021. Five women photographers from the above-mentioned countries will be offered an opportunity to benefit from the grant which will support the production of photo stories exploring what local communities from above mentioned countries can tell us about the most challenging issues of modernity: climate change, the consequences of emergence of pandemics, migration, social and political injustice.
The Prince Claus Fund has awarded the Tbilisi Photo Festival (TPF) and Tbilisi Photography & Multimedia Museum (TPMM) with Partnership Network Grant for a three-year period (2020-2023). Each year, the open call for women photographers will focus on a different topic and will be open to a different set of countries from which women photographers can apply. The 2021 grant edition is open to five women photographers from the above-mentioned countries. The selected photographers will benefit from a production grant of 500 Euros to develop a photo stories/series related to this year's grant program theme. Each selected photographer will work individually with mentors in one hour monthly Skype sessions for a period of 5 months. Throughout individual online tutorials, the mentors of the program will assist grantees in the development of their artistic projects, helping them to define an original visual language and develop or finalize their photo/video projects.
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