Exhibitions / FORMAT11 International Photography Festival [art management]

03.03.2011 to 03.04.2011

The 5th FORMAT International Photography Festival will take place in QUAD and venues across Derby from 4th March until 3rd April 2011. Entitled 'Right Here, Right Now: Exposures from the Public Realm', this year's festival has been curated around the theme of Street Photography through a wide variety of approaches. - - - - - - - - - The festival programme consists of exhibitions, portfolio reviews, workshops, commissions, talks, screenings, mass participation events, photo collectives, a conference and an international meeting place for enthusiasts and practitioners. - - - - - - - - - The festival is organised in two strands, FOCUS and EXPOSURE. FOCUS will show exhibitions and new commissions by leading international artists, while EXPOSURE will feature work by some 50 of the most exciting new photographers from around the world, alongside public participation projects. - - - - - - - - - FORMAT11 involves the participation of over 300 photographers and artists. Take part in the exhibition yourself by submitting images on street photography-related themes through MOB FORMAT.