2016 Daegu Photo Biennale
Portfolio Review [ENCOUNTER`16] Registration Guide
Daegu Photo Biennale Organizing Committee planned a review program aiming to provide practical help to artists' creative activities. Active photo-related field around the globe, such as famous directors, curators, critics, publication officials and so on are taking part as reviewers. Through this year's Encounter`16, the reviewers get to share ideas about artworks with reviewees(participant artist) and have a chance to achieve their dreams of stepping into the photography field of the world (exhibition, publication, etc.). Selected based on portfolio reviews, Excellent Artists (4 artists are chosen) not only benefit from private meetings(free-contact) with reviewers but are also invited and welcomed to exhibit in 2018 Daegu Photo Biennale Excellent Portfolio Artists Exhibition.
2016 Portfolio Review Encounter sought additional changes to provide more time and opportunity for participants. We would like to ask you a lot of attention and participation.
◇Period : Friday, September 30th, 2016 ~ Sunday, October 2nd, 2016
◇Venues and final reviewer list : Will be posted on homepage in late July.
-foreigners or overseas resident artists can also register.
-3 days added to last year's Portfolio Review schedule.
-Participants are given the opportunity of free-contact reviews. (On the 2nd day, participants can
freely introduce their work to the reviewers)
-More reviews per reviewee(participant artist) than last year, providing more chance for reviewees
to appeal their artwork to reviewers.
-Individual review time is lengthened from last year to ensure sufficient conversation time.
-Lead to giving various advantages(overseas exhibition participation, invitation for overseas review,
publication of photo books, etc.) to the reviewees(participating artists) when selecting reviewee.
◆How to Participate
◇Participant : Photographer from both Korea or abroad.
◇Number of Participants : 80
※Effective arrangement in a limited time requires limitation in the number of participants.
◇Registration : 2016 July 4th ~ 2016 Aug. 19th 6:00pm
Confirmed Reviewees(Participant artist) will be announced on August 29th, 2016. (Indivisual notices)
's (Participant artist) prior meeting will be held on September 9th, 2016 ~
September 15th, 2016.
◇Participation Fee : 3 million won (deposit fee after the confirmed reviewee announcement).
◇How to register : webhard address: www.webhard.co.kr ID : dgphotob ∥ PW : 4789
Posting Only ? 2016 Portfolio Review folder ? submit the folder named after the applicant. (Phone
number must be included)
◇What to submit
· Application form (download from homepage notice)
· artwork data of two series (each one six pages total of 12 pages, 72dpi, long-side
1200pixel, jpg file)
· Individually prepare any portfolios for reviews other than those posted on the webhard during
registration if necessary.
◇Advantages : Excellent Porfolio Artists (the chosen four artists) will be invited to 2018 Daegu Photo
Biennale 『Excellent Portfolio Artist Exhibition』.
Director, Daegu Photo Biennale Organizing Committee