Art fair Foto Tallinn 2021, taking place from September 2nd to 5th at Kai Art Center, will present the latest works by 37 Estonian and international artists. Foto Tallinn is dedicated to introducing a wide range of the newest contemporary photography. As one of the main events of the 6th Tallinn Photomonth Biennial, the fair offers exhibiting artists, galleries and project spaces an opportunity to introduce their works to a diverse audience and grow their network of professional contacts.
Foto Tallinn 2021 will present artists, galleries and project spaces based in Belgium, Côte D’Ivoire, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Great Britain, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, Spain, The Netherlands and South Africa.
List of the artists, galleries and project spaces along with the images can be found here.
The artists presented at Foto Tallinn 2021 are: Alexei Gordin (RU/EE | Kogo Gallery), Anaïs Lopez (NL), Bettina Pittalgua (UY/FR | GALERIE NUMBER 8), Celine S Diaz (PT/FI), Cloe Jancis (EE), Dénes Farkas (HU/EE | Temnikova & Kasela Gallery), DeStudio ( EE | Fotografiska Tallinn), Elizabeth Gabrielle Lee (SG/GB), Emile Gostelie (NL), Gabriele Beveridge (HK/GB), Giovanna Petrocchi (IT/GB | A Corner With), Hanane El Ouardani (NL), Hayleigh Longman (GB | A Corner With), Iveta Gabaliņa (LV), Jenni Toivonen (FI), Justin Keene (GB/ZA | GALERIE NUMBER 8), Kader Diaby (CI | GALERIE NUMBER 8), Krista Mölder (EE | Temnikova & Kasela Gallery), Kristina Õllek (EE), Liv Liberg (NL), Maija Annikki Savolainen (FI | SOFT images), Martin Salundi (EE | Art & Tonic Gallery), Olga de la Iglesia (ES | GALERIE NUMBER 8), Olgaç Bozalp (TR/GB), Paul Kuimet (EE), Paul Railton (GB), Peeter Laurits (EE | Vaal Gallery), Peeter Tooming (EE | Art & Tonic Gallery), Phelim Hoey (IE/NL), Sanni Saarinen (FI), Sarah van Rij (NL | A Corner With), Sheung Yiu (HK/FI | SOFT images), Sigrid Viir (EE | Temnikova & Kasela Gallery), Sofia Okkonen (FI | SOFT images), Sten Eltermaa (EE), Tomoko Kawai (JP/DE), Vytautas Kumža (LT/NL | The Rooster Gallery).
Galleries and project spaces taking part in the fair are A Corner With (NO), Art & Tonic Gallery (EE), Fotografiska Tallinn (EE), GALERIE NUMBER 8 (BE), Kogo Gallery (EE), SOFT images (FI), Temnikova & Kasela Gallery (EE), The Rooster Gallery (LT) and Vaal Gallery (EE).
Fair participants were selected by an international jury comprising Shoair Mavlian (GB | Photoworks), Sawako Fukai (JP | SW_), Karin Laansoo (EE | Kai Art Center/Estonian Contemporary Art Center) and the curator of this years’ fair Isabella van Marle (NL).
In addition to introducing fair participants, Foto Tallinn is proud to announce its partnership with Luminor. Luminor will acquire sustainability-themed artworks for a value of approximately 3000 euro from the fair selection and will organise a webinar on art investments during the fair days. Along with Luminor, Foto Tallinn 2021 partners are Sunly and Artproof.
Foto Tallinn 2021, organised collaboratively by the Estonian Union of Photography Artists and the Estonian Contemporary Art Development Center, is one of the main events of the 6th Tallinn Photomonth contemporary art biennial taking place between September 1 and October 17, 2021.
Foto Tallinn is kindly supported by the European Regional Development Fund, Estonian Centre of Folk Culture, Cultural Endowment of Estonia, Tallinn Education Department and Tallinn Culture & Sport Department.