International Portfolio´s Forum

It´s a meeting between photographers and a group of international personalities, gives them not only the opportunity to spread their works, but also to receive a feedback.

INTERNATIONAL PORTFOLIO´S FORUM It´s a meeting between photographers and a group of international personalities: museum directors, gallerists, curators, art collectors and publishers. It will be held at the Salón Dorado of La Alianza Francesa (Córdoba 946) from August 6th to 10th, 2018.
It is a 20 minutes personal interview where the artist shows his work to the chosen reviewer.
his gives them not only the opportunity to spread their works, but also to receive a feedback.

INSCRIPTION AND REVIEWERS LIST HERE

Awards

  • FotoFest Prize : a scolarship for FotoFest Meeting Place, Houston 2020.(B)
  • A scolarship for the National Portfolio´s Forum, Interfestival 2019.
  • A scolarship for the FestFotoPOA 2019, portfolio´s review.(A)

All the reviewers vote the winners of the Portfolio´s Forum. (A) Scolarship doesn´t include travel costs
(B) Scolarship doesn´t include travel costs and hotel room.

** Application**
You can apply to portfolios@encuentrosabiertos.com.ar , choosing the reviewers.
The application will be confirmed once the payment is received.
The sittings will be settled by application order.
When a reviewer has no more turns, you will be offered someone who still has an open spot.

** VALUES**
10 reviews ... $6000(ARS)
5 reviews... $3800(ARS)
1 extra review after the first 10 ... $750 (ARS)
1 extra review after the first 5 $ 1000
The payment can be made by deposit or Bank wire to:
FUNDACION LUZ AUSTRAL
Banco Galicia Cta Cte en Pesos 6373-9 026-1
CUIT: 30-70202308-0
CBU: 0070026920000006373913

Photographers that do not live in Argentina:
Ask for payments options
10 reviews U$S300
5 reviews $S 190
1 extra review after the 10th U$S 35
1 extra review after the 5th U$S 48

Q&A
About the application
How to apply?
You can apply to portfolios@encuentrosabiertos.com.ar , saying which 10 or 5 reviewers you choose to show your portfolio.The application will be confirmed against receipt of payment.

Is there a preselection process?
No. The application is open to all photographers and students. There is a maximum capacity that will be filled by application order.
Do the application has a deadline?
Yes, when the the reviewers are full.
Is more information needed?
You only have to send your contact information, reviewers chosen and payment receipt.
How is the schedule for the interviews chosen?
The schedule is organized by the reviewers availability and by application order, considering the personal requirements of each attendee.

About the Portfolio´s presentation
How long are the interviews?
The interviews are personal and individual, they last 20 minutes.
How many photos can I submit?
About 20 and 30, please no more than 40!
Can I submit more than one project?
Yes, but we sujest you to tell the reviwer that you have two before your presentation for better use of the time.
In which size should I present the photographs?
What ever size you prefer, we recommend not bigger than 50x60 cm.
Do the photos have to be from the same series?
It’s better if you can show a complete work.
Can I present a digital portfolio?
It can be digital, in that case you have to bring your own device.