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The 8th festival "Baltic Biennale of Photography" starts working on May 25. The program of the festival includes: a competitive exhibition "Photomania 2017" and festival projects, artist talk with authors and curators of projects.

Prize and diploma winners of the "Photomania 2017" contest will be announced during the festival opening.

The grand opening will take place at 6 pm on May 25 at the Kaliningrad Art Gallery.

 

Projects:

  • The big game
    Yulia Abzaltdinova
    From May 25

 

  • Among the Ruins

Ikuru Kuvadzima

From May 25

  • Small wolves: post-war history.

Klaudi Heinermann

9.06 – 15.07

 

  • Animal stories.

Animalier photo art. Lithuania.

26.05-9.06

 

  • Schwarzwald - transfer.

Group project of German photographers

25.05-16.06

 

  • Portrait of Kražiai
  • Mindaugas Kavaliauskas
  • 25.05-16.06

 

  • Rain child.

Vetre Antanaviciute.

25.05-16.06

 

  • Photomania 2017

25.05-16.06

 
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Congratulations to all who passed competitive selection!
Thank you to all who participated in the contest!

Abzaltdinova Julia. Russian Federation, Ekaterinburg
Andrianova Nataliya. Russian Federation, Moscow
Boldyreva Yannina. Russian Federation, Novosibirsk
Borkin Vadim. Russia, Kaliningrad region, Bright
Borsuchenko Irina. Russian Federation, Kaliningrad
Brazhnikova Kristina. Russian Federation, Voronezh
Bulatova Svetlana. Russian Federation, St. Petersburg
Chingaev Yaroslav. Russian Federation, Moscow
Com Egveniy. Russian Federation, Evpatoria
Dikaneva Anastasia. Russian Federation, Kaliningrad
Feoktistov Dmitry. Russian Federation, Omsk
Gailit Aleksey. Russian Federation, Moscow
Isaenkov Alexander. Russian Federation, Moscow
Ivanov  Evgeniy. Russian Federation, Novosibirsk
Ivanov  Evgeniy. Russian Federation, St. Petersburg
Ivanova Aleksandra. Russian Federation, St. Petersburg
Jabi Ehtiram. Azerbaijan, Baku
Karpov Andrey. Russian Federation, Novouznetsk
Keylina Marina. Russian Federation, Kinel
Kiseleva Alina. The Russian Federation, Magnitogorsk
Korobka Arkadiy. Russian Federation, Krasnodar Territory, Leningradskaya stanitsa
Kovyak Sergey. Russian Federation, Tula region, Novomoskovsk
Kozlov Sergey. Russian Federation, Penza
Krupitsa Maria. Belarus, Minsk
Kudasheva Alena. Russian Federation, Kaliningrad
Lukutov Ivan. Russian Federation,  Pos. Golubevo
Makoveeva Svetlana. Russian Federation, Samara
Mikhailova Raisa. Russian Federation, Moscow
Morgunov Denis. Russian Federation, Tyumen
Moysyuk Alexandr. Russian Federation , Surgut
Nevar Vitaly. Russian Federation, Kaliningrad
Nizaeva Adel. Russian Federation,  Ufa
Nurgaliev Ruslan. Russian Federation, Saratov
Onischenko Vyacheslav. Ukraine, Odessa
Orlov Alexey. Russian Federation, Yoshkar-Ola
Palchik Vladimir. Russian Federation, St. Petersburg
Pesterev Sergey. Russian Federation, Moscow region., Pos. Mendeleevo
Platon Pavel. Russian Federation, Kaliningrad
Pritisk Yuri. Russian Federation, Novocheboksarsk
Ramazanov Nikolay. Russian Federation, Kursk
Romanenko Andrey. Russia, Moscow region, Pushkino
Rudik Stepan. Poland, Warsaw
Rutoed Robert. Austria, Vienna
Sadykov_Farhad. Russian Federation, St. Petersburg
Sarychev Maxim. Belarus, Minsk
Sergeeva Alena. Russian Federation, Kaliningrad
Shapran Andrey. Russian Federation, Moscow
Shulgevich Tatyana. Belarus, Minsk
Sidorova Ksenia. Russian Federation, Moscow
Strygina Evgeniya. Russian Federation, Pereslavl-Zalessky
Syrchikova Kristina. Russian Federation, Samara
Tarasova Svetlana. Russian Federation, Kaluga
Titovich Pavel. Russian Federation, Belgorod
Tkacheva Tatyana. Belarus, Minsk
Tsatsura Anastasia. Russian Federation, Kaliningrad
Tsider Anastasia. Russian Federation, Saint-Petersburg
Unitsyn Anton. Russia, Novosibirsk
Vadim Kachan. Belarus, Minsk
Valaseviciene Kristina. Lithuania, Kaunas distr., Domeikava
Veledzimovich Alexander. Belarus, Vitebsk
Veter Sergey. Russian Federation, Voronezh
Vodyanitsky Constantin. Russian Federation, St. Petersburg
Vogmer Anna. Russian Federation, Ekaterinburg
Volkov Pavel. Russian Federation, Moscow
Yasnopolsky Nick. Russian Federation, Moscow
Zozulya Alexandr. Belarus, Mozyr

 
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We’ve received works from more than 700 authors.
The final list of those whose works are chosen
for the COMPETITION EXHIBITION
will be published on May 3, 2017.

 

 
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The organizing committee of the photo festival announces the beginning of art works collecting for participation in the international open competition "Photomania-2017". Professional photographers, amateur photographers and artistic associations are welcomed to take part in the contest. Competition exhibition will become a central part of the festival "The Baltic Photo Biennale" in May 2017.

 

The contest categories:

«Who am I?»;

«Free topic».

There are no limitations as per photo styles or techniques.

Digital copies of artworks should be provided: before April 20, 2017.

 

Two prize winners will be determined according to the results of the competition:

«Who am I?!»: 20 000 RUR or this sum equivalent in USD/EUR;

Free topic: 20 000 RUR or this sum equivalent in USD/EUR;

 

Additional prizes and certificates from our sponsors will be presented to honor the best artworks as per categories:

  • monochromatic photography;
  • colour composition;
  • hand-printing technique;
  • experimental photography;
  • Kaliningrad regional photography.
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General Statements
Application Form

«The Baltic Photo Biennale» is a festival combining an open international competition-exhibition «Photomania-2017» and non-competitive photo projects by authors and curators. This year «The Baltic Photo Biennale» festival will be held for the 8th time.

Its opening will take place on May, 25 at the Kaliningrad Art Gallery.

 

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coordinator:

Olga Yuricyna +7 952 791 42 54

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Kaliningrad, 16-18 April 2015

April 16

17:00 - 19:00. Kaliningrad Art Gallery, Moscow Ave., 60-62.
Opening the festival Baltic Biennale "Photomania-2015"

Opening the festival projects:
• «Photomania-2015" Competitive Exhibition.
• «Dunno on the Moon." Sergey Bratkov. Russia Moscow.
• «soldiers." Igor Kultyshkin. Russia Moscow.
• «Portraits Francis Rodik." Frank Rodik. Canada.
• «The procession." Nikita Shohov. Russia.
• «Prussian winter." Alexander Matveev. Kaliningrad, Russia.
• «Phanta Raih». Video installation. Julia Kurek. Poland.
• «DOM (House, object model)." Yulia Borisova. Saint-Petersburg, Russia.
• «Zone." Marina Kruglyakova. Moscow, Russia.

April 17

12:00 - 12:40. Museum "Fort №5»
• Opening of the exhibition "Konigsberg in August 1944". Popov.
14:00 - 14:40. Exhibition Hall of the Kaliningrad Zoo, Prospect Mira, 26
• Opening of the exhibition "unbanal naturalism" Pozharskaya S., K. Ivanov, M. Vasiltsov, R.Nurgaliyev, E. Palevsky.
15:00 - 15:40. Museum "Friedland Gate", ul. Dzerzhinsky, 30
• Opening of the exhibition "Soldiers I world" Hubert H.
16:00 - 16:40. Museum of the World Ocean, Nab. Peter the Great, 1
• Opening of the exhibition "Whalers" A. Shapran.
17:00 - 17:40. Amber Museum, pl. Vasilevsky 1
• Opening of the exhibition "Landscapes" by C. Santambrogio
19:00 - 23:00. Art space "Gates" Lithuanian shaft 62
• Opening of the exhibition "Escape". Daniel Tkachenko. Moscow, Russia.
• Meetings with photographers, lectures, display portfolio.
Festival guests: Larisa Greenberg, Moscow; Catherine Zuev, Moscow; Sergey Bratkov, Moscow; Andrey Shapran, Russia, Latvia; Claudio Santambrogio, Italy; Guillaume Hubert, France; Daniel Tkachenko, Moscow; Nikita Shohov, Moscow; Marina Kruglyakova, Moscow.
View the portfolio will be held in a free form.
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April 18

10: 00-12: 00. Art space "Gates" Lithuanian shaft 62
• Meetings with photographers, lectures, display portfolio.

View the portfolio will be held in a free form.
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This program may be additions and changes.

 
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Congratulations to all who passed competitive selection!
Thank you to all who participated in the contest!

1.    Kiaušaitė Milda, Lithuania, Kaunas
2.    Ribokaite Normante, Lithuania, Dusetos
3.    Ybiosa Jophel, Philippines, Quezon City
4.    Abzaltdinova Julia, Russian Federation, Moscow
5.    Abikh Vladimir, Russia, Yekaterinburg
6.    Anisimov Sergey, Russia, Salekhard
7.    Anosov Elena, Russia, Irkutsk
8.    Antoniuc Tatiana, Russia, Krasnoyarsk
9.    Bakushina Svetlana, Portugal, Parchal
10.    Biyatov Evgeniy, Moscow, Russia
11.    Bondarenko Tatyana, Moscow, Russia
12.    Borovikova Julia, Russia, Chelyabinsk
13.    Borodin Oleg, Russia, Moscow
14.    Bochkarev Evgeniy, Russia, Magnitogorsk
15.    Brazhnikova Kristina, Russia, Voronezh
16.    Burlina Julia, Russia, St. Petersburg
17.    Vaitkus Romualdas, Lithuania, Vilnius
18.    Valko Tatyana, Moscow, Russia
19.    Veledimovich Alexander, Belarus, Vitebsk
20.    Veprinsky Yefim, Russia, Birobidzhan
21.    Veryovkin Alexander, Russia, St. Petersburg
22.    Visotskene Vilia, Lithuania, Dusetos
23.    Volkov Pavel, Moscow, Russia
24.    Gaivoronskaya Irina, Russia, Yalta
25.    Gonchar Sergei, the Russia, Moscow
26.    Grachev Oleg, Russia, Sol-Iletsk
27.    Grebenshikov Mikhail, Russia, Moscow
28.    Demskaya Sophia, Belgium, Ostend
29.    Dutkin Nikolay, Russia, Cheboksary
30.    Ivanov Andrey, Russia, Moscow
31.    Ivanov Evgeniy, Russia, Novosibirsk
32.    Ivanchikov Dmitry, Belarus, Gomel
33.    Kapranov Nikolay, Russia, St. Petersburg
34.    Karamurzina Anna, Kyrgyzstan, Bishkek
35.    Karkachёv Denis, Ukraine, Starobilsk
36.    Catenina Vita, Russia, Moscow
37.    Kilkin Artem, Russia, Kaliningrad
38.    Kiseleva Alina, Russia, Magnitogorsk
39.    Koval Olga, Russia, Moscow
40.    Kolyaskin Sergey, Russia, Chrysostom,
41.    Kopychko Michail, Belarus, Mogilev
42.    Korobko Arkady, Russia, Moscow
43.    Kochetkova Alena, Russia, Kaluga
44.    Kryazhev Alexander, Russia, Novosibirsk
45.    Kuvshinov Nikolay, Russia, Chelyabinsk
46.    Lashkov Andrey, Russia, Novosibirsk
47.    Levitin Mark, Russia, Moscow
48.    Lukyanov Dmitriy, Russia, Moscow
49.    Lukyanova Elena, Russia, St. Petersburg
50.    Lyubeznikov Juliy, Russia, St. Petersburg
51.    Lubin Alexander, Russia, Kaliningrad
52.    Makarova Margarita, Russia, St. Petersburg
53.    Malgavko Alexander, Russia, Tara
54.    Mamukova Dayana, Russia, Kaliningrad
55.    Meshcheryakov Sergei, Russia, Kaliningrad region., Svetlogorsk
56.    Mikhailov Boris, Russia, Tver
57.    Mikhailov Sergey, Belarus, Soligorsk
58.    Mikhailov Raisa, Russia, Moscow
59.    Molodcov Evgeniy, Russia, St. Petersburg
60.    Muhanov Nikolay, Russia, Samara
61.    Nabok Galina, Russia, Kaliningrad
62.    Nesterenko Igor, Russia, Kaliningrad
63.    Novov Gennady, Russia, Kaliningrad
64.    Obrascov Sergey, Russia, Kaliningrad
65.    Platon Pavel, Russia, Kaliningrad
66.    Ponomarev Oleg, Russia, Pushkin
67.    Pritisk Yuriy, Russia, Novocheboksarsk
68.    Savic Olga, Belarus, Minsk
69.    Samolet Igor, Moscow, Russia
70.    Sarymsakov Andrey, Ukraine, Kiev
71.    Semenikhina Julia, Russia, Tomsk
72.    Senkov Victor, Belarus, Minsk
73.    Sidenko Lyudmila, Belarus, Minsk
74.    Silamednis Vladimir, Russia, Cherepovets
75.    Sitdikov Ramil, Russia, Moscow
76.    Sergei Smirnov, Russia, St. Petersburg
77.    Sobenina Tatiana, Russia, Kaliningrad
78.    Stepanenko Alexander, Russia, Murmansk
79.    Syrchikova Kristina, Russia, Samara
80.    Tarakanov Alexander, Russia, Kaliningrad
81.    Telkov Fedor, Russia, Moscow
82.    Titovich Pavel, Russia, Belgorod
83.    Tikhonova Natalia, Russia, St. Petersburg
84.    Urakova Olga, Russia, Yoshkar-Ola
85.    Kharchenko Nikolai, Russia, Kaliningrad
86.    Khlyzov Maxim, Russia, Chita
87.    Khoroshkin Michael, Russia, Sarov
88.    Horhordina Karina, Germany, Berlin
89.    Charushin Sergey, Russia, Kirov-Chepetsk
90.    Thursday (Corsa / Lyadvik), Russia, Kaliningrad
91.    Chikanovskaya Anastasia, Russia, Chelyabinsk region, Korkino
92.    Ciobanu Natalia, Moldova, Chisinau.

More than 7,000 jobs have been taken up by the competition commission. The works were sent from Russia, Belarus, Ukraine, Poland, Moldova, Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, Kyrgyzstan, Belgium, Germany, England, India and the Philippines.

Opening of the exhibition of the competition will be held April 16, 2015 in Kaliningrad in the International Festival "Baltic Biennale of Photography" Photomania 2015 ".

 

 
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International festival of professional and amateur photo art

 “The Baltic Photo Biennale. Photomania.”

The largest regional project «International festival “The Baltic Photo Biennale Photomania” takes place every two years in Kaliningrad Area starting from 2003. The unique festival idea is to unite professional and amateur photo artwithin one wide scale project.  Contest exhibition and out-of-competition festival projects, workshops and lectures on the photo arthistory are combined into different festival events that spread over main exhibition spots of Kaliningrad during a month.

The international competition is open for both professional and amateur photographers and the winners are awarded by competent jury from different countries.

A wide range of genres and styles are presented including archives, retrospective and modern art photography. You can find here many authors from Russia, Baltic Sea region and other European countries. There are educational cycles within the frameworks of the festival also where famous masters give their lectures and workshops for beginners, curators and photo editors organize portfolio reviews.

 
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The Baltic Photo Biennale
The 7th international competition of professional and amateur photo art “Photomania 2015”


General Statements.

1.    Main  provisions.
1.1.    Photo competition “Photomania- 2015” will take place within frameworks of the 7thinternational festival   “The Baltic Photo Biennale.
1.2.    Festival Organization Committee:
        Ministry of Culture (Kaliningrad Area)
        Russian Union of Photo Artists
        Kaliningrad Union of Photo Artists
        Kaliningrad Area museum “Art Gallery”

      
2.    Competition aims:
2.1.    Professional photo art development.
2.2.    Amateur photographers’ creativity support.


3.    Competition participants.
Professional, amateur photographers and art unions are invited to take part in the competition.


4.    Place and time of competition:
Kaliningrad, Russia. April  2015.

 


5.    Nominations and prize funds:

5.1.    Competition program consists of 2 nominations:

•    “Documentary pictures";

•    “Photo Art».

5.2.    We accept work collections (series) from authors (art groups) matching chosen nomination purpose not more than 2 series from author or group with not more than 7 works in each. Non serial or single works should be applied to chosen nomination not more than 5 pieces from author ( group).

5.3.    No limitation is set for genre and style of the pictures to be presented. Each participant might use both single works and series to apply for nominations.

5.4.    Finally 4 awards will be determined in the competition.

“Documentary pictures"

•    Grand Prix - 30 000 RUB or the same amount in EUR/USD

•    1st prize – Personal exhibition.

“Photo Art”

•    Grand Prix - 30 000 RUB or the same amount in EUR/USD

•    1st prize – Personal exhibition.

5.5.    The best works will be selected and marked additionally in the following categories:

•    monochrome photo;

•    color solution;

•    manual printing technique;

•    experimental photo;

•    Kaliningrad regional photo.

5.6. International Jury will classify competition works in the following criterions:

•    general impression;

•    art level of the work;

•    ideas originality and work content;

•    technique and quality.

 

6.    Participation conditions:

Participation in the mentioned competition is free of charge.

 

7.    Competition stages and technical requirements.

The competition has 2 stages.

 

1st stage.

7.1. Works selection for contest exhibition. This stage is to be effected by festival organizers. Works (competition portfolio) should be send in digital way only to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and copied to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

7.2.  Please fit the following technical requirements of e-copies of your works:

•    jpg, maximum 1920 pix. at larger side,

•    maximum  – 1 Mb.

•    Please don’t forget you should use your surname and name for pictures’ titles, mark if it’s single or serial, name of series or stand-alone picture  , number of the work in the series and nomination you’d like it to be applied for ( art-photo or doc-photo). For example:

Ivanov Ivan_Series_Forvater1_ art-photo .jpg; or

Petrov Igor_Foto_Stop_ doc-photo .jpg.

7.3. Competition portfolio should have a filled questionnaire. Please download the "questionnaire form".

7.4. Competition portfolio will not be considered to participate if it doesn’t match above mentioned requirements.

7.5. We accept e-copies of your works until 10th of March 2015.

    List of the authors passed 1st selection stage of the competition will be published here www.kaliningradfoto.ru  after 15th of March 2015.

 

2nd stage.

7.6. Only works selected during 1st stage are accepted.

7.7.  Both printed and digital e-copies are useful.

We accept digital copies for further printing and participation in exhibition

Our printing process technical details are as following:

•    wide printer Epson Stylus Pro 9900;

•    Photopaper Epson Premium Semigloss Photo Paper, Epson Premium Semimatte Photo Paper;

•    Files technical outcome JPEG/TIFF, 360 dpi, color profile sRGB, printing dimensions not less than 40 х 60 cm.

•    Work title should contain participant’s surname and name mark, if it’s single or serial, name of series or stand-alone picture , number of the work in the series and nomination you’d like it to be applied for ( art-photo or doc-photo). For example:

Ivanov Ivan_Serija_Forvater1_artfoto.jpg; or

Petrov Igor_Foto_Stop_dokfoto.jpg.

Printed works requirements:

•    minimal picture dimensions 20 х 30 cm;

•    exhibition quality.

Each picture back side should contain:

•    Author’s name and surname;

•    nomination ( art-photo or doc-photo)

•    Work or series title  ( or “without name” or “series 1” )

•    a number of work in the series

•    creation year

•    full post address , e-mail, phone number

•    «up- down» mark.

7.8. The works will not be considered to participate if it doesn’t match above mentioned

       requirements.

7.9. Send your printed works by post or bring it by yourself to 236029 Gen. Ozerova, 40 Kaliningrad, Russia  «С-Photo» (with subject «Photomania 2015)

7.10.  We accept e-copies and printed works until 25th of March 2015.

 

3rd stage.

The contest exhibition, winners selection and awarding.

 

8.    Copyright.

8.1.    The photo contest participants confirm and guarantee their copyright concerning pictures they use to take part in the competition. The photo contest participants are responsible for the broken rights ( if any) of third parties.

8.2.    The authors confirm their copyright and agreement with “Photomania 2015” statements and regulations by sending their works to the competition.

8.3.    Festival Organization Committee has a right to publish authors’ works in project materials without paying any fee to the authors.

8.4.    Biennale participants works might be published in media pages for non-profit use with attribution of authorship.

8.5.    Organizers guarantee safe and careful pictures handling but are not responsible for any damage during post shipments. Organizers guarantee all printed works will be returned to authors.

8.6.    Organizers guarantee copyright compliance.

 

9.    Competition workflow schedule.

1st stage.

9.1.  Works digital copies should be sent until 10th of March 2015

9.2.  1st stage results announcement: 15th of March 2015

2nd stage.

9.3. Works digital and printed copies should be sent until 25th of March 2015

9.4. Exhibition opening, winners selection and awarding: Aipril 2015

9.5. Printed works return (only for the printed works sent by authors via Post) starting from July 1st 2015.  Shipping charges to be paid by authors (cash on delivery or prepaid courier).

 

Detailed information:

www.kaliningradfoto.ru

Please don’t  hesitate to ask your additional questions to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and by phone +7(4012) 966-020, 916-912

Please send your works to the following e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with copy to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

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