VII in Sarajevo: A Festival of the Image

Date

From: May 9, 2019
12:00 pm
To: May 11, 2019
10:00 pm

Location

Hamdije Kresevljakovica 13
Sarajevo, 71000
Bosnia and Herzegovina

From May 9th-11th, the newly formed VII Academy, a project of the VII Foundation and partner of the VII Photo Agency, will host a three-day festival of photography and visual journalism in Sarajevo, Bosnia. This educational event is free and open to all, and includes presentations by VII Photo Agency photographers, discussion panels focusing on media and visual journalism, film screenings, portfolio reviews, and much more.

Program

PHOTOGRAPHERS IN CONVERSATION: CASE STUDIES

Join photographers including Ed Kashi and Christopher Morris as they delve into their most challenging projects, sharing insight in the what and how of shaping stories—and publishing them.

PANEL DISCUSSIONS

Listen to and pose questions to our panel of journalists and thinkers from across the Balkans and surrounding countries as they address topics that include women in the region’s media and the role of journalism in this post-conflict society.

PORTFOLIO REVIEWS

Sign up during online registration for one-on-one portfolio sessions with photographers from VII Photo Agency.

FILM SCREENINGS

Join us for evening sessions enjoying VII’s latest film projects.
Exhibitions, a walking tour of the city, networking events, and more will round out our schedule of events during three days that celebrate visual media and the city of Sarajevo.