To enter its second decade, the European Nude Photography Festival, from May 7th to May 15, 2011, chose the opening.
Opening of the Festival to Ukraine, with a residence of artists in the City of the Baux de Provence, accompanied by exhibitions, projections and workshops. Arles will also present work of a artists collective from Kiev, in one of the most beautiful place of the city, with Van Gogh Room.
This partnership between the two countries, will allow exchanges in order to expose a selection of French artists next autumn in Kiev.
Geographical opening with the perpetuation of the exhibition at the same time in Arles and in the City of the Baux de Provence confirming the beautiful complementarity between the Capital of the Image and the well-known city of Alpilles.
The honor guest of this 11th edition, the photographer Gerard Uféras, permits to us in the intimacy of the world of the dance, closest to work of the dancers, of the sufferings of the body and the esthetism of this art. This great exposure will be hung in outside, in the baussenque City.
For this new large Festival, thirty exhibitions have been programed, with a selection of artists French, Ukrainian, Russian, Turkish, Polish and Australian, nourishing the offer of technical training courses, animations and meetings. A performance will invite the public "to yield" with its creation. This edition privileges a more contemporary approach of the body, in the wake of the poster 2011, an image of the series "Dust" of Olivier Valsecchi, a free glance, with against current of a context general more photographically correct...
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