Press Conference for Berlin Photo Week 2022
On Friday, 2 September 2022, at 11 a.m. the press conference for Berlin Photo Week 2022 will take place in the Arena Berlin. Anna-Maria Seifert (COO BERLIN PHOTO WEEK GmbH), Wolfgang Heinen (CEO BERLIN PHOTO WEEK GmbH), Andréa Holzherr (Global Exhibitions Director Magnum Photos) and Benjamin Jäger (Art Director BERLIN PHOTO WEEK) as well as representatives of the participating cultural institutions and imaging partners are expecting you. From 10.00 a.m. there will be the opportunity to visit the various exhibitions on the grounds.
On the occasion of the 75th anniversary of Magnum Photos, the world-famous photo and photography agency is celebrating together with the BERLIN PHOTO WEEK (BPW) and partner institutions in Berlin.
This year’s BERLIN PHOTO WEEK (2-9 September 2022) will feature numerous exhibitions, conferences, workshops, book signings, talks and much more. A group of Magnum photographers will travel to Berlin especially for this. In addition, numerous companies from the imaging industry as well as partners with an affinity for photography will present their latest products and services.
The event and exhibition fireworks surrounding the 75th anniversary of Magnum Photos will take place in the main location of this year’s BPW, the Arena Berlin, as well as in renowned cultural institutions such as the Helmut Newton Foundation, the Reinbeckhallen, CHAUSSEE 36, the Loock Galerie, the Galerie Buchkunst Berlin, f3 – freiraum für fotografie and the Robert Morat Galerie.
Benjamin Jäger, Art Director BERLIN PHOTO WEEK: “It is a great honour for us to host the celebrations around the 75th anniversary of Magnum Photos in Berlin. Through the great collaborations with numerous Berlin cultural institutions, we are jointly creating a world-class cultural highlight throughout the city, underlining Berlin’s role as one of the most important metropolises for photography.”
Andréa Holzherr, Global Exhibitions Director Magnum Photos: “We are very much looking forward to the many events we will be staging together in cooperation with the BERLIN PHOTO WEEK and its partner institutions. The motto of our 75th anniversary is “In Dialogue” and we are keen to enter into a dialogue with Berlin and the Berlin public.”
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BERLIN PHOTO WEEK 2022 will take place from 2 – 4 September 2022 at the Arena Berlin.
Opening hours: Friday – Sunday 12.00 – 20.00 hrs.
Weekend ticket (admission on all 3 days): 15,00 EUR | One-day ticket: 7,00 EUR
For more information on the individual programme items and the festival programme, please visit the website berlinphotoweek.com.