Photo: Andrew Cassin / Peterperfect
August 21 in St. Petersburg for the sixth time to host the international festival Peterperfect. According to festival organizers, this year the festival program will change and become more diverse in the directions.
The General format will remain. Two large blocks of “the City” and “Nature” will remain unchanged, but updated inside.
The urban part of the program will concentrate in the largest to date fotoportrety Petersburg — in the “ground”. Three thousand square meters will house workshops, lectures and master classes on contemporary photography. Participants will meet with top masters Studio, street, concert, advertising and art photography. As an exclusive, the organizers promise to present an immersive program, to ensure the effect of maximum presence in different photozone prepared by the court.
Country part of the program will also be expanded. In addition, the festival will earn a counseling center, where for all three days of Peterperfect the participants will be able to obtain professional legal advice on copyright issues.
The festival will be attended by the British photographer of Agency Panos Pictures Vlad Sokhin. About the art industry and contemporary features of the global art market will tell Andrew Kezzin. Also experience domestic guru of photojournalism Sergey list are, photojournalist at RIA Novosti Vladimir Vyatkin, the TASS photo Agency will present Konstantin Leifer, and the photo Department of “Kommersant” in St. Petersburg — Alexander Koryakov.
The festival will demonstrate your potential advertising photographers Guild under the leadership of Alexander Nasonov and O. Widener. Fashion photographer Anna Hoffman, who determined their work in a genre of “theatre of photography”, will participate in a city and a country programme. Art photo this year is Andrey Chezhin. Professional photographer, Russian photographer and art historian Sasha Manovtseva, a permanent member of the Biennale “Fashion and style in photography”, will share their experience with participants of the festival in the program “Nature”.
Video, photo All from Russia.