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JinHee Kim, April-022, 52 x 52 cm, Embroidery on Digital Pigment Print, 2014, Courtesy of The Reference, Korea; HSIEH Chun-Te, None-Zone Moving - The Meridian Gate, 1975-2002, Courtesy of Cultogethery, Taiwan

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Photo Macau Announces a Curated Programme of Exhibitions, Installations and Conferences Introducing Global Photography and Digital Art to the Region in Advance of First Edition

PHOTO MACAU  aims to bring world-class digital art, specialising in photography, moving image and print, to one of Asia’s fastest growing economies along the Pearl River Delta through a carefully curated programme of select galleries, an international symposium and exclusive exhibitions from March 24 – 26, 2018 at the Venetian Hotel in Macau. Led by Executive Director Cecilia Ho, the programme will offer exclusive insight and a preview of the fair in anticipation of the official launch of its first edition. Based in the hub of the Greater Bay region, Photo Macau will introduce the world of photography and new media through works and leading voices in the international and regional photography community to cultivate interest and enthusiasm to visitors and collectors.

“In advance of the first edition, Photo Macau will present an insight into the world of photography and digital art for audiences in Macau, Hong Kong and the wider region,” says Cecilia Ho. “As we continue to work towards cultivating the right gallerists, participants and experts for the first edition, we will showcase an introduction of the fair’s vision that we are continuing to develop from March 24 - 26 at the Venetian in Macau. We look forward to welcoming art, photography and cultural enthusiasts during this time where works by regional and international galleries will be supported by three fascinating exhibitions and an international symposium made up of key influencers in the field.”

The preview programme of PHOTO MACAU will present local, regional and international galleries and institutions including: Anita Beckers (Germany); Cultogethery Gallery (Taiwan); Galerie Volker Diehl (Germany); GalerieDix9 (France); DNA Macau (Macau); The Reference (Korea) and Osage Gallery (Hong Kong). 

In addition, the programme will feature major exhibitions by internationally renowned photographers and new media artists Mike Steiner, Horst P. Horst Photo selling exhibition, video installation by Jeffrey Shaw accompanied by a presentation on Saturday, March 24, as well as a symposium on Sunday March 25 with speakers featuring notable curators, scholars, artists and collectors that will present a comprehensive platform for visitors to learn more about different aspects of photography and moving image.

Dates and location:
Cotai Expo Hall A
The Venetian
Estrada da Baía de N. Senhora da Esperança, Taipa, Macao  

Saturday, March 24 2018 (13:00 - 18:00)
Sunday, March 25, 2018 (11:00 - 19:00)
Monday, March 26, 2018 (11:00 - 17:00)

For more information on Photo Macau, please visit:https://photomacau.com/

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