open call 2020

Do you have a photographic project related Fotografia Europea 2020 theme?
Join our open call and become one of the photographer of the next edition!

Fotografia Europea 2020’s call is open: join the new edition entitled Fantasies. Stories, rules, inventions to be held in Reggio Emilia from April 17th to May 24th. The call is open to European or European-based artists and curators to submit projects that creatively explore the new theme of the festival and it will run until Monday 16 December 2019 at 12 CEST.


Born in 2015 to give the possibility to deal with an international festival, our Call is now a consolidated appointment. It’s an opportunity to increase visibility in Italy and not only: after Fotografia Europea exhibition, many artists have received important awards also abroad.


The Festival has always supported the public call and has always been committed to enhancing the winning projects with site-specific research, experimenting together with the artist.

The jury – composed by Walter Guadagnini, artistic director of the festival; Maria Pia Bernardoni – curator international projects for Lagos PhotoFestival, Nigeria and Oliva Maria Rubio – director of the Master PhotoEspaña – will select the most interesting projects, that will become part of the Festival program.


 The proponent of every selected project will receive a fee of € 2500 for the conception and production of the exhibition.

  The contribution is to be understood gross of any tax and duty and any social security charges.

  Terms and conditions


How to apply?


  Step 1: pay the registration fee 25€ by PayPal or credit card




  Step 2: complete the form




Deadline: 16th December 2019 h 12 CEST
tel. +39 0522 444446 / 444427