Fotofever to the conquest of Europe !
After the success of its first Paris edition, contemporary photography fair, grew and moves to Brussels from 4 to 7 October 2012 on the site of Tour&Taxis.
Its goal: to conquer Europe! Finding new talents and novelties, fotofever explores the images of today in all their diversity, talents and the most recognized designers in the making.
With a selection of over 60 galleries and publishers from all over Europe, fotofever presents a great variety of artists and works, in a warm and friendly atmosphere. The art of photography will be shown in all its forms, but fotofever will also focus on digital and video art.
From galleries and organizations to experienced collectors, amateurs and newcomers, all will be invited to share their passion for photography. One watchword: discovery. Fotofever takes the challenge to develop new collectors vocations.
Cécile Schall, founder of fotofever is specialized since several years in organizing contemporary art fairs and works with Will Ramsay, co-founder of Art Hong Kong and Pulse.
Miss Schall inherited her sense of adventure, her entrepreneurial spirit and her passion for photography from her grandfather, Roger Ramsay. He was a famous photographer in the thirties and he discovered photography on the street for Vogue.
Cécile Schall has the ambition to make fotofever an event that counts in the world of Photography. Her goal is to start a fotofever- edition in every continent, like Europe, America, Asia and Africa. According to Miss Schall “fotofever is the result of the osmosis between a curious public, the involvement of passionate gallery-owners and the trust of institutions and partners. Fotofever is the place for discovery and exchange, who already made lots of visitors wanting to start their own collection!”
For its first edition in the heart of europe, fotofever, contemporary photography fair brings together galleries, publishers, institutions and collectors of first choice for the pleasure of a public on the look.
Besides the highlights of its 60 galleries and through a very demanding selection, fotofever presents on the 5000 m² located space at Tour&Taxis, , a unique private collection, the exhibition of the winner of the fotoprize (young European talent) , discussion platforms, video room space , vip lounge, etc.