fotofever, gender equality in 2020
fotofever showcased 30% of women artists in 2018, 40% in 2019, an important percentage for Cécile Schall, founder and director, committed to reach equality by 2020.
The French art scene in the spotlight
For the 180th anniversary of the invention of photography in France, fotofever has chosen to highlight the vitality of the French art scene: a brand new tour, an introductory space to the fair, thematic talks…
Many initiatives dedicated to the French artists and gallerists. By its actions, the fotofever team contributes to make France a country of photography collectors.
- Always with the mission to discover and follow emerging photography actors, fotofever proposes for the second year the HIVE, a new section of the fair composed of 40 “starter walls” at a small price, allowing young galleries to participate to their first fair..
Booth of gallery Projekteria in 2018
The Collector's Apartment
It has become one of the main fotofever initiatives. The Collector’s Apartment presents a selection of photographs in a decorated interior space at the entrance of the fair, so that visitors project themselves with artworks at home.
Yuki Baumgarten, Artistic Director, has imagined a new scenography around 6 themes: France, Women, Nature, Architecture, Time and the winners of the fotofever prize 2019.
Discover the immersive tour of the 2018 Collector's Apartment by Notoryou :
Start to Collect
More than a programme, Start to Collect has become fotofever's mission to encourage the collection of photography among amateurs and established collectors.
Through guided tours, thematic paths, talks... fotofever emphasizes its determination to opening in making contemporary photography accessible to all, amateurs and professionals.