Protest Sofia 2020 #2
€ 95.00 EUR
Open Edition Gallery-Quality Photograph, Hand-Signed with a Certificate of Authenticity
ABOUT THE PHOTOGRAPHER:
Solomon (Moni) Frances, born in 1968 in Sofia. Starts his career as a professional photographer in 1989. Studied at the New Bulgarian University and graduates in Management in Advertising. His photographs have been displayed in exhibitions in Bulgaria, Israel, Turkey, Latvia and the USA. His most recent solo exhibition is on the occasion of the European Day of Jewish Culture in the Town Hall of Sofia.
He has participated in international visual projects implemented in a number of countries among which Romania, Turkey, Greece, Jordan, Hungary, Serbia, the Dominican Republic, Scotland, Macedonia, Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia.
He has numerous nominations for fashion photography awards by the Journalist Academy of Fashion in 2001, 2002, 2005 and 2008.
Twice a winner of the Golden Needle award for fashion photography in 2005 and 2008.
In 2005 he is nominated by Bulgaria Pantene Beauty Awards for Fashion Photographer of the Year.
In 2012 wins first and third prize in two categories at the National Photo Contest Charity in Focus.
Exclusive photographer for Bulgaria for the 2008 D & G, Max Mara and Chopard Shop collections.
Exclusive photographer for Bulgaria for the three visits of Luciano Benetton.
The exhibition presents over 100 works by 13 Bulgarian photographers, taken in 2020, during the 100 days of anti-government protests in the streets and squares of Sofia. The selection includes reportage and documentary photos used as an illustration of the protests in many of the major European and global information channels and media like Reuters and France Presse as well as several personal projects implemented in the typical style of the authors.
The exhibition is curated as 13 separate photo stories - a document of today's reality and events. Every photograph, every sealed minute, is a kind of cry of dissatisfaction, a desire for change, carrying in itself the emotion and charge of the moments and the people it reflects.
And who else but the photographer can work better with time, minutes, seconds - the exposure time becomes a strong author's position and so 144,000 minutes.
It is a photographic document and at the same time a form of spiritual search and statement of each of the authors in an attempt to capture the energy of the events every minute.
Monochrome Hub VLC. Gallery is pleased to present 144 000 Minutes: a charity group exhibition which benefits two causes: the financial aid for the protests in Bulgaria and a scholarship program for a young photographer at BECA - Before Creating Academy. All funds raised from the sales of the artworks, the authors and the gallery will donate to the causes of the project. Each photographer chose the cause for support and accordingly indicated where to donate the proceeds from the sale of his works.
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All photographs from the exhibition "144000 Minutes" coming only with passe-partout, without frame. The passe-partout is the classical way of presenting the art photography. It is made out of a special museum-quality material with neutral pH, which is resistant to fading.
All posters from the exhibition "144000 Minutes" are without frame and will be packed and shipped in a protective cardboard tube for safe transportation.
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