fotofever prize with dahinden

2019, edition #2


The fotofever prize is a springboard for young photography talents organized in partnership with the professional photo laboratory Dahinden.


It offers each of the 3 winners: a screening in Arles, the production of their series by Dahinden, an exhibition at fotofever at the Carrousel du Louvre and then in a parisian gallery, the promotion of their work throughout the year.



Announcement and Screening of the Laureats in Arles :

As part of the official programme of the Voies Off Festival, fotofever and Dahinden will be delighted to present you the 3 talented young artists selected by the 2019 jury.

Under the starry sky of Arles, come to meet them and discover their series in preview, as a projection !

Rendez-vous on July 4th at 10:30 pm in the Cour de l'Archevêché.


Members of the 2019 jury

Yuki Baumgarten
Artistic DIrector 
of fotofever
  Dimitri Beck
Director of Photography at Polka
Clothilde Matta 
Artist, 2018 winner of the fotofever prize with dahinden
  Chantal Nedjib
Expert in communication through photography, L'image par l'image agency
Sébastien Meyssan
Director of Museum TV
  Bastien Speranza
Director of Dahinden
Christophe Gratadou
Director of Christophe Gratadou Gallery
  Guy Boyer
Director of Publication at Connaissance des Arts



Awards for each of the 3 winners:

Screening in Arles during one of the Screening Nights of the Voies Off Festival
- the works of the 3 winners will be presented in the Archbishopric's courtyard on Thursday 4 July
- in the form of a video screening

Promoted on fotofever communication media
- fotofever.com : 1 page dedicated in the ARTISTES section 
- promotion on the social networks and newsletters
- incorporation in press kits
- 1 image in the official fair catalogue

Promotion on Dahinden communication media
- Dahinden.fr : a dedicated page with an interview with each winner
- promotion on social networks and newsletters
- exhibition on the Dahinden showcases on rue Française & rue Tiquetonne (Paris) - 4th quarter 2019

Production of 3 to 5 photos, offered by Dahinden
- advice and support on the choice of prints
- inkjet or Lambda printing on paper support
- dibond type lamination or american box
- 80x120cm format max

Exhibition at fotofever paris 2019
- from November 8th to 10th at the Carrousel du Louvre
- 15,000 visitors expected (collectors, galleries, journalists)
- including artistic and technical support
Exhibition at Christophe Gratadou gallery in 2020


Public Vote

The public is asked to select its Grand Prize Winner among the 3 winners, via an online vote between July and October 2019.
The Grand Prize winner will receive a 6-month coaching programme offered by La Condamine, an association that accompanies artists in their career path.

In partnership with Dahinden

The prestigious photo lab Dahinden, created in 1968 in Paris, has become in a few decades the main partner of photographers and premium brands, combining expertise and innovations to enhance visual creations at every stage of production.

Wishing to strengthen its commitment and its support to photography artists, Dahinden renews its collaboration fotofever to offer young talents the opportunity to realize their dream!