This is the 2019 program! 2020 TBA.
ThursdaySeptember 10, 18.00Arbeidersamfunnets plass, Oslo
GRAND OPENING OF FOTOBOKFESTIVAL OSLO 2020Join us for the opening where we will be revealing the main exhibition Fixed on Reality with artists present. As you take a look at the exhibition and the photo books, there will be background beats by DJ Flanør and delicious drinks and food available in collaboration with Oslo Street Food at Torggata Bad. See you there!
MondaySeptember 16, 17.00—19.00Boksen, Kulturhuset, Oslo
FIXED ON REALITY - HISTORY SHAPED IN THE PRESENTThe seminar will take a closer look at specific photobook titles and go more deeply into critical analysis of the visual image. In the first part of the seminar Rona Yefman, also showing at the main exhibition, and Betting Camilla H. Vestergard will present their latest book and talk about vital subjects in their practice.
WednesdaySeptember 18, 18.00—20.00Boksen, Kulturhuset, Oslo
The second part will start with the lecture of Katharina Sieverding and a presentation by Maria Pasenau, followed by the discussion Beyond the Photographic Image with invited guests. The discussion will touch inter alia such issues as responsibility beyond the visual image, critical analysis of photography in contemporary contexts, redundancy of visual material and its impact on identity and society.
SundaySeptember 22, 17.00—18.00Kulturhuset, Oslo
NEW BOOK RELEASES AND LAUNCHES During Fotobokfestival Oslo, we want to give our FFF members the opportunity to launch and present newly released photo books. Last year we had great presentations and are therefore pleased to announce a new round of hot-of-the-press publications in 2019. The event is open to all audience. Perhaps you might pick up a brand new book?
ThursdaySeptember 12, 16:30Tronsmo Books & Comics
BOOK LAUNCHESTerje Abusdal: Hope Blinds ReasonMärta Thisner: Drunk in LoveEspen Tveit: Oh Mysen, my little townTRIPLE ARTIST TALKS led by publisher Gösta Flemming of Journal Photobooks.
ThursdaySeptember 12, 18:00Atelier Felix, Kunstnernes Hus
LAUNCH OF STAFETT IICamilla Reyman (DK), Ingrid Eggen (NO), Mårten Lange (SE), Tomas Lagermand Lundme (DK), Hannah Modigh (SE), Nina Strand (NO), and André Tehrani (NO). Three of the artists will be present.
FridaySeptember 13, 14:00Oslo Kunstforening
EXHIBITION WALK-THROUGH with Rona Yefman
FridaySeptember 13, 18:00Oslo Kunstforening
PERFORMANCE NIGHT: TANJA SCHLANDER Produced in collaboration with Rona Yefman and Ultima - Oslo Contemporary Music Festival. Part of Oslo Kulturnatt.
FridaySeptember 13, 18:00Fotografiens Hus
HOW IS ARCHITECTURE PORTRAYED IN PHOTOGRAPHY?A conversation between architect and Associate Professor at The Oslo School of Architecture and Design Halvor Wider Ellefsen and writer Hans Petter Blad.In concurrence with Adrian Bugges exhibition "Den nye byen". Part of Oslo Kulturnatt.