Weather
Monaco, MC
light rain
8.8 ° C
11 °
7 °
61%
8.7kmh
75%
Thu
11 °
Fri
15 °
Sat
14 °
Sun
13 °
Mon
13 °
Breaking News

Transport disruptions expected to continue as union strikes roll on throughout France

PhotoMonaco focuses on photography with flair

PhotoMonaco focuses on photography with flair

By Staff Writer - March 11, 2018

Photo: Facebook PhotoMonaco
Photo: Facebook PhotoMonaco

A new event is about to make its debut in the Principality. PhotoMonaco promises to be an international fair with an emphasis on artistic photography and collectibles.

Renaud Siegmann, the event’s director, is known for his inspired take on contemporary creation over the last 30 years. He curated the Marrakech Art Fair in 2010 and 2011, and steered the Monaco Art Fair as its executive director in 2016.

Under the High Patronage of Prince Albert, PhotoMonaco will be a new platform with an aim to trigger original encounters between the public and images, and for this first edition, Mr Siegmann has chosen to promote photographic moments under the theme of “Le Temps du Regard”.

“PhotoMonaco is special because it offers an experience of the photographic moment. This is not yet another fair focusing solely on the commercial aspect,” Mr Siegmann said.

“I see our fair as a significant step towards defending images but also publishing, measured against extremely rigorous standards. For example, at every edition of PhotoMonaco, I intend to present a large collection of photographs, whether historic, modern or contemporary, to bring a qualitative tempo to the event.”

PhotoMonaco will be open to the public at Exhibition Hall, Quai Albert 1er, from Friday, April 6, until Sunday, April 8, from 1 pm to 7 pm. Admission is free.

shares
SHARE
Previous articleMayor opens subscriptions to mark Prince Albert’s 60th birthday
Next articleRed Cross 70th anniversary exhibition closes

daily

December 11, 2019 | Business & Finance

Intimate photos of daily life at the Palace

Stephanie Horsman

A new photo book paying tribute to the 126 people who work behind the scenes at the Prince’s Palace and his private home, Roc Agel, has been released.

0
December 10, 2019 | Business & Finance

Red Cross entities unite

Cassandra Tanti

Prince Albert has joined a gathering of the entire Red Cross Movement in Geneva for a conference under the theme: ‘Acting today to shape the world of tomorrow’.

0
December 9, 2019 | Business & Finance

Monaco receives four new ambassadors

Cassandra Tanti

Monaco now has four new Ambassadors from Belarus, Malayia, Mali and the European Union.

0
December 6, 2019 | Business & Finance

Monaco hosts World Top Model final

Cassandra Tanti

For the first time, Monte Carlo will play host to the World Top Model final, set to take place on 14th December at the Fairmont Hotel.

0