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We are looking for volunteers to support us during the Fotoistanbul festival. We will pleased to work with everyone, who is enthusiastic about photography and willing to gain new experiences and expand their circle of contacts. Rather than having a professional photography background, we want our volunteers to have interest in art and photography, be a good team player, eager to learn and be excited to share their knowledge and experience with people of similar interests.

WE ARE LOOKING FOR FOTOISTANBUL VOLUNTEERS!

The responsibilities of the full-time volunteers during our festival includes:
-Attending exhibition venues and accompanying visitors during the opening week of the festival
-Helping with the opening and closing ceremony preparations
-Carrying out the archiving of festival events
-Arranging video and photography takes to record events during the festival
-Organizing jury and artists schedules and programs
-Helping festival team with speaker events and panels
-Providing organizational support for portfolio evaluations and presentations


ADVANTAGES OF BEING A FOTOİSTANBUL VOLUNTEER:
*Gain experience and knowledge about photography
*Meet and work with nationally and internationally acclaimed photographers
*Be a supporter of Fotoistanbul, the first and only photography festival of Turkey
If you want to be part of this great team, please send your application with your resume to info@fotoistanbul.org.




FOTOİSTANBUL MANİFEST

Fotoistanbul;
Is an open festival for everyone to celebrate cultural diversity.
Presents photography within coincidental relationships; strips it off the walls and liberates it from rules, definitions and commercial ambitions.
Is the voice of freedom with its loud participants, long-standing venues, striking contents and asymmetrical presentation.
Embraces photography as it is, rather than depending on concepts, movements and expertise.
Is the largest international photography festival of Turkey that transforms the oldest city of the world; which has long joined East and West; into a platform to unite all photography enthusiasts.
Welcomes both the classic and the modern, both the young and the master and all other disciplines of photography.

Goes outside! Outside the galleries; to reach everyone by transforming everyday streets, containers and deserted areas into places of connection through collective experience of art.
Treats photograph as a daily component of the streets and everyday venues; letting it to be assimilated into its surroundings.
Photographs of any language, of any color meet every eye that gazes at this city in the noise of diversity.
Uninvitedly, in an inviting way,
Meet us at the streets.
With photography,
Again...

FESTIVAL MANAGEMENT



Attila Durak

Art Director



Rıza Erdeğirmenci

Executive Director



Hüseyin Yılmaz

Curator



Coşar Kulaksız

Festival Consultant



Ersin İleri

Communication Coordinator

CURATORS



Elie Gardner

ABD



Oscar Durand

Peru



SEOK Jae-hyun

South Korea



Christophe Laloi

France



Katharina Mouratidi

Germany

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mail: info@fotoistanbul.org