FotoFest 2014 Biennial Catalogue.
Edited by FotoFest.
Schilt Publishing, 2014.
illustrated throughout, 8½x9½".
The FotoFest 2014 Biennial is FotoFest's 15th consecutive international Biennial. It has been thirty-one years since the beginning of FotoFest and twenty-eight years since FotoFest's first international Biennial of Photography and Photo-related Art.
The 2014 Biennial focuses on Contemporary Arab Photography, Video and Mixed Media Art - VIEW FROM INSIDE. The exhibitions will showcase works by 49 contemporary Arab artists from 13 countries in the Middle East and North Africa. The exhibition address a broad range of aesthetic and cultural values important to Arab people and cultures. The exhibitions will be held in four venues and will present publications on Islamic and contemporary Arab art.
As part of the Biennial, 129 Participating Spaces-Museums, Commercial Art Galleries, Non-Profit Art Spaces, Universities, Corporate and Retail Venues-present their own photographic exhibitions and events.
The FotoFest 2014 Biennial also presents the twelfth Discoveries of the Meeting Place exhibition from its renowned international portfolio review program for artists.
FotoFest's Biennial is one of the largest celebrations of photography and photo-related art in the United States. An international non-profit photo-graphic arts and education organization based in Houston, Texas, FotoFest is known for being a platform for discovery and a showcase for art and ideas. FotoFest has connected talent with opportunity over its long history.