Created in 2016 at the initiative of Hangar, PhotoBrussels Festival aims to bring together for one month all amateurs, actors and professionals of contemporary photo. PhotoBrussels Festival also serves as a platform of exchange to generate and confront ideas. The festival offers a program of exhibitions, workshops, conferences and guided tours.
This year PhotoBrussels Festival takes a new dimension with the implementation of a coordination committee that brings synergy to the event. This coordination committee is composed of : Atelier Contraste, Box Galerie, CENTRALE for contemporary art, Contretype, L'Enfant Sauvage, Fondation A Stichting, Hangar, La Nombreuse.
With a growing attendance year after year, PhotoBrussels Festival becomes the unmissable appointment of photo in Brussels and aims to develop its influence on a national and international level.
PhotoBrussels Festival is an event that gives Brussels its place as a key player on the international photo scene. PhotoBrussels Festival is part of the European Month Of Photography, a network of European photo festivals such as Berlin, Lisbon, Luxembourg, Paris and Vienna. The purpose of this common initiative is to promote European cooperation, to strengthen the international photo scene, to intensify the exchange of experience and to support young artists.