Posts Tagged: formatfestival

Genesis Support FORMAT International Photography Festival 2019

Genesis are delighted to once again be supporting The FORMAT International Photography Festival 2019 with a bursary of £1000 worth of our services – including Bespoke Framing and Professional Photographic Printing to aid one photographer, chosen from the portfolio walk, which takes place after the internationally renowned FORMAT Portfolio Reviews on Saturday 16th March 2019. FORMAT19 is delighted to announce the festival theme FOREVER//NOW and welcomes diverse and imaginative proposals from international photographers, curators, artists and collectives in response to this exciting dual concept.

FORMAT 2017 – Genesis Imaging & Fujifilm Open Call Award: Winner Announced as Quentin Lacombe

Event Horizon, Exhibition at Format17, Derby March-April 2017. Image courtesy of Quantin Lacombe.

Genesis Imaging are once again delighted to support The FORMAT International Photography Festival 2017, the UK’s leading contemporary festival of Photography. In addition to this support we partnered with Fujifilm on the Genesis and Fujifilm Production Award – an award of £1000 worth of framing and printing (on Fujifilm Crystal Archive paper) which will be awarded to one photographer selected from the artists chosen to participate in this year’s festival.

Genesis Support FORMAT International Photography Festival 2017

Genesis Support FORMAT International Photography Festival 2017. We are delighted to once again be supporting The FORMAT International Photography Festival 2017 and a bursary of £500 of our professional photographic and fine art services to aid one photographer, chosen from the portfolio walk, which takes place after the internationally renowned FORMAT Portfolio Reviews on Saturday 25 March 2015.

Genesis Imaging: March 2016 News

Image © Bieke Depoorter/Magnum Photos

Featuring: FORMAT Int’l Portfolio Reviews, International Women’s Day with Magnum and Oxfam ‘Women Unlimited’, Diana Markosian Fundraiser Update, The Uk Picture Editors Guild Awards – Winners Announced.

Jan McCullough on Her Award-Winning Series ‘Home Instruction Manual’

Garden 5 © Jan McCullough, from the series 'Home Instruction Manual'. Winner of the Genesis Imaging Format Festival Bursary Award 2015.

We recently caught up with photographer and one of Genesis Imaging’s Format Festival Bursary winner’s, Jan McCullough, to find out about her fascinating series ‘Home Instruction Manual’; a series constructed from internet forum user’s advice on ‘how to make a house a home’, which questions our very identity.

‘Home Instruction Manual’ was recently awarded first prize in the Fotobookfestival Kassel Dummy Award 2015, shown at Belfast Exposed; Northern Ireland’s principal gallery of contemporary photography and will feature at Unseen photography fair in Amsterdam. Her book, of the same title, is due out next year.

Genesis Imaging: March News

Featuring: Format International Photography Festival, The LensCulture Exposure Awards, Edmund Clark ‘The Mountains of Majeed’ at Flowers Gallery, Fleur Olby ‘Horsetail Equisetum’ & more..

The Format International Photography Festival 2015

Genesis Imaging are delighted to continue to support The Format International Photography Festival, one of the UK’s leading international contemporary festivals of photography and related media which takes place biannually in Derby, UK, alongside a year round programme of international commissions, open calls, residencies, conferences and collaborations in the UK and Internationally. Format 15 – Evidence:… Read more »

An Interview with Federica Chiocchetti, Researcher in Photography and Literature at the University of Westminster, Writer and Curator.

federica chiocchetti - the photocaptionist

Originally posted on February 3rd 2014 Federica is an Italian researcher of Photography and Literary Theory at The University of Westminster in London, where she is pursuing a PhD, under the supervision of Professor and photo-artist David Bate. She is a photography consultant and independent curator, currently working on an exhibition on WW1 & the… Read more »

An Interview with Louise Clements, Co-Founder of Format Festival, Artistic Director at Derby Quad, Curator and Writer.

louise clements

Originally posted on December 10th 2013 As a curator since 2008, Louise has initiated and curated many commissions and exhibitions of international contemporary art. In 2004 Louise established Format with Mike Brown, since then Format has become one of the UK’s leading non-profit international contemporary festivals of photography and related media. Quad is Derby’s centre… Read more »