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Trieste Photo Days 2021 – International Festival of Urban Photography – 8th edition

#SaveTheDate – The International Festival of Urban Photography Trieste Photo Days is back for its eighth edition and will be held in a circuit of venues starting from August, with a series of preview events taking place outside the city (Photo Days Tour) with exhibitions in Parenzo (Croatia), Rome, San Daniele del Friuli, Cormòns, Sacile and at the Trieste Airport.

The peak of the Festival will be from 28th October to 1st November 2021, a weekend full of exhibitions, meetings and workshops.

Here are some previews of the Festival programme, which will be officially presented to the public on Thursday 28th October 2021 at the Auditorium of the Revoltella Museum, in the presence of the authorities.

Among the guests at the event there will be internationally renowned authors such as Paolo Pellegrin, Francesco Cito and, in live streaming Bruce Gilden, a living icon of street photography and president of the URBAN Photo Awards 2021 Jury. Gilden will have the task of selecting the overall winner of URBAN Photo Awards 2021 during the award ceremony scheduled for Saturday 30th October 2021 at the Revoltella Museum Auditorium.

Karolina Trapp – Untitled

2021 is also the year of the launch of Trieste Photo Young, the free international challenge dedicated to photographers under 30, promoted by the cultural association dotART with the support of the Pietro Pittini Foundation and in co-organisation with the Municipality of Trieste PAG – Progetto Area Giovani. The finals and the award ceremony will take place live during the Festival.

The exhibition programme will complete with the exhibitions of the Trieste Photo Fringe, the “widespread festival” of Trieste Photo Days, which takes place in a selected circuit of venues in the city centre.

Francesco Cito – 1985