Nobel Peace Center

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Shifting Boundaries - epea03

15 Sept 2017–29 Nov 2017

Twelve European photographers have been appointed to work on the topic «Shifting Boundaries» The result will be an exhibition touring Europe from the summer of 2016, ending at the Nobel Peace Center in the autumn of 2017.

The European Photo Exhibition Award (epea) is a photo competition and an exhibition project that aims to highlight relevant European issues through young photographers. The initiatrors are the Körber-Stiftung (Germany), the Fondation Calouste Gulbenkian – Délégation en France (Portugal), Fondazione Banca del Monte di Lucca (Italy) and the Fritt Ord Foundation (Norway). Shifting boundaries is the third exhibition in the series.

The twelve selected photographers are Arianna Arcara (Italy), Pierfrancesco Celada (Italy), Marthe Aune Eriksen (Norway), Jakob Ganslmeier (Germany), Margarida Gouveia (Portugal), Marie Hald (Denmark), Dominic Hawgood (United Kingdom), Robin Hinsch (Germany), Ildikó Péter (Hungary), Eivind H. Natvig (Norway), Marie Sommer (France) and Christina Werner (Austria).

The photographers receive support for a period of six months to work on the topic with four curators selected by each foundation. The result is an exhibition to be shown in four prestigous European cultural institutions.

Exhibition dates

May 20th – August 28th 2016: Paris, Fondation Calouste Gulbenkian – Délégation en France

October 15th – December 11th 2016: Lucca, Palazzo delle Esposizioni (Exhibition Center), Fondazione Banca del Monte di Lucca

March 3rd – May 1st 2017: Hamburg, Haus der Photographie der Deichtorhallen

September 15th – November 29th 2017: Oslo, Nobel Peace Center

The two previous exhibitions in the epea series are:
epea02: Eyes on Europe / The New Social
epea01: European Identities