FotoFilmic is excited to conclude its first SOLO EXHIBITION AWARD series now taking place every fall by announcing the final SOLO IV Winner and Runners-Up juried by fame contemporary photography duo ALEX WEBB & REBECCA NORRIS WEBB! Talented photographers from no less than 19 different countries responded to this fourth call challenging the jurors Alex and Rebecca with the complex task of delving into a full-fledged, global picture of film and analogue practices today. After 3 weeks of intensive deliberations Alex and Rebecca chose to reward the following photographers:
WINNER & EXHIBITOR: RYOTA KAJITA
Congratulations to Japanese-Alaskan photographer Ryota Kajita on impressing the expert eyes of Alex and Rebecca with his longterm ongoing series ‘Ice Formation’! We excitingly look forward to presenting Ryota’s stunning work immortalizing one of the Great White North’s most ephemeral natural wonders with remarkable aesthetic finesse this Spring in Vancouver, BC, Canada, April 21-May 20 at PULP on Bowen Island. Ryota will get the chance to meet the jurors in person at the May 20 closing reception as they conduct their FotoFilmic workshop ‘Finding Your Vision’ on the island that weekend. Stay also tuned also for a few forewords from Alex and Rebecca on the work of Ryota to be published on this exhibition page next month!