We are happy to present the tentative Programme of PWA 2019. Please note that it can still be subject to change. The final schedule of all events and exhibitions will be online soon, so make sure to check back regularly.
Program of talks and lectures of Photobook Week Aarhus, 2019
October 3 – Thursday
Evening at Aarhus School of Architecture
18:00: Welcome by Jesper Rasmussen. Introduction by Kristine Kern
18:30: Keynote Speech by Irina Chmyreva, Russian Academy of the Arts
19:00 Opening of PWA 2019, by Chief Curator Moritz Neumüller
October 4 – Friday
Morning sessions, at Aarhus School of Architecture.
10 – 11:00: Talk with Niclas Östlind: PUBLISHED: Photobooks in Sweden
11:30 – 13:00: Luis Weinstein & Tatiana Sardá: The Photobook in Chile.
Afternoon at Dokk1 Library and Aarhus School of Architecture
14:00: A walking tour from Aarhus School of Architecture to Dokk1 with a focus on city corners selected by Stijn Van der Linden.
15:30: Dokk1: An Essay on the Concave City Corner. Book launch and installation opening, by Stijn Van der Linden. Installation curated by Jesper Rasmussen
17:30: Presentation at Galleri Image: Asia 8 (Steidl and Singapore International Photography Festival). Talk by Lijie Zhang and Woong Soak Teng.
October 5 – Saturday
Morning sessions at Aarhus School of Architecture
10 – 11:00: Jose Luis Neves. The Rebellious Photobook
11:15 – 12:00: Panel discussion: Beyond The New Topographic Photography and its legacy
What is the current state of architecture and landscape photography? Which books define the horizon of the genre? Taking Grethe Grathwol’s exhibition Organisings. Photography and Photobooks as a starting point, architects, photo theorists and photographers discuss the new topographic photography and its significance for today’s architecture and landscape photography. Moderated by Anne Elisabeth Toft.
Afternoon at the ARoS Art Museum
13:30 Exhibition Opening: New Topographics and the Photobook, introduced by Thomas Wiegand.
14:00: Talk about New Topographics and its legacy for the Photobook. A conversation moderated by Moritz Neumüller.
Venue: ARoS Library, level 6
15:15: Exhibition Opening: Twentysix artist’s books —some of them can also be considered as photobooks, introduced by Lasse Krog Møller.
15:45: Artist Talk: Lasse Krog Møller in conversation with Jesper Rasmussen
Venue: ARoS level 4
October 6 – Sunday
11.00 – 17.00: Open book market
Publishers’ and artists’ presentations: with the artists Toni Amengual, Lijie Zhang, Woong Soak Teng among others.
Venue: Aarhus School of Architecture.