Opening seminar of The Festival of Political Photography 2017 on the political, societal and economical dimensions of food.
The theme of #PVF2017 is “Post-Food”. On February 4th, the first Saturday of the festival, the photographers present their works at the exhibition and talk about their relation to the theme at the Finnish Museum of Photography.
With festival artists: Asunción Molinos Gordo, Filippo Zambon, Freya Najade, Jošt Franko, Kukka Ranta, Laura Cuch, Pablo Ernesto Piovano, Paula Humberg, Tim Franco, to kosie and Animalia, Greenpeace and Oikeutta eläimille organizations
read more about festivals artists: https://www.pvf.fi/en/taiteilijat/
The discussion goes on from 11 am to 5 pm. Join in for parts of the program or stay for the whole day!
11 am – 1 pm
Introduction to the festival’s 2017 theme Post-Food by festival’s artistic director Anna-Kaisa Rastenberger
Tim Franco: Metamorpolis
Laura Cuch: Spiritual Flavours
Jošt Franko: Farming on the Frontline
Asunción Molinos Gordo: Hunger – A Man-made Object and The Non-Egyptian Restaurant
Lunchbreak 1 pm – 2 pm
2 pm – 3:15 pm
Freya Najade: Strawberries in Winter
Pablo Ernesto Piovano: The Human Cost of Agrotoxins
Discussion: Oikeutta eläimille and Animalia, Photography for animal rights
Break 3:15 pm – 3:30 pm
3:30 pm – 5 pm
Oceans: Paula Humberg: Causes of Death, Kukka Ranta: Robbed Sea and Greenpeace: Marine ecosystems at risk
Wastefood: Filippo Zambon: Into the Bin and to kosie: trash
Free admission to the seminar at The Finnish Museum of Photography, Process Space
Admission to the exhibition Poliittisen valokuvan festivaali 2017: Ruoka – Post-Food: 8/5 euros, free with Museokortti. Under 18-year-olds free.