• Photo-Festivals
  • 'The Flâneur. The Dwelling Place of the Collective' exhibition of 2nd Collectives Encounter at Format International Festival 2011, 4th March-3rd April 2011. Six photo collectives are sharing their thoughts and the creative process of their artwork.

Collectives Encounter’s flânerie to Fotofestiwal 2012 in Lodz (Poland)

The Collectives Encounter has been invited by Lodz Fotofestiwal to participate in this year’s edition and be part of an exhibition programme curated around the ideas of cooperation, networking and community building. We are very pleased to share the Collective Space with Sputnik Photos , TerraProject, NOOR  and  Verso. The Collective space is dedicated to photographer’s groups … Continue reading


Mapping the Re:Mapping

Will this be the final post about our and ASA Collective’s adventures with Mapping and Re:Mapping Flâneurs? The Newcastle Arts Centre exhibition ended on Saturday, and Wideyed took it down on Monday. Some lovely comments had been left on the blank index cards in the filing cabinet, for example: A most delightful journey! Great, but it … Continue reading

Re:Mapping the Flâneur on show now

ASA Collective joined us in Newcastle on Monday so we could all hang our collaborative exhibition, ‘Re:Mapping the Flâneur’, ready for it to open yesterday. The show comprises three of the 40m long prints made during ‘Mapping the Flâneur’ at Derby in March 2011: in the installation shot below, you can see one of these running around … Continue reading

Re:Mapping the Flâneur

Image © Srinigas Kuruganti It’s now 6 weeks since FORMAT11 ended. It took a while for everyone at ASA Collective and Wideyed to get over Mapping the Flâneur (it was a lot of hard work!), and then start digesting the experience… Over the month that Mapping the Flâneur took place, 97 photographers from 20 collectives … Continue reading

Mapping Black Box

BLACK BOX was founded in 2006, following a photography workshop on the theme ‘Football World’ led by Nigerian/Berlin-based photographer Mr Akinbode Akinyibi at the Goethe Institute Lagos. Made up initially of 13 photographers of varied age and education, Black Box is a melting pot of temperaments and energy. Over the five years since the group was … Continue reading

Mapping Napo Images

Napo Images was created in November 2008 by a group of friends who share mutual passion for developing and promoting documentary photography. Five photographers and a photo editor root their goals and work in classic ideals and values of photo reportage. The agency and photographers are based in Warsaw, Poland. Having this Central Eastern European location … Continue reading

Mapping Collectif Item

Depuis une vingtaine d’années, en France comme à l’étranger, nombre de photographes font le choix de se regrouper afin d’imaginer ensemble leurs propres modalités de travail et de production. Ces structures collectives, montées sur le modèle des agences coopératives, cherchent par le biais de l’échange et du partage des moyens de production, à proposer des images « au … Continue reading

Mapping Zorye Kolektiv

Photographers Jaka Adamic, Luka Cjuha, Matjaz Rust and Jaka Gasar formed Zorye Kolektiv to share their common interests and act together. The four of them work as photojournalists for various Slovenian media. Zorye Kolektiv is the first photo collective in Slovenia, and joining together has enabled the photographers to have a platform for expressing their … Continue reading

Mapping Depiefoto

Depiefoto nace en octubre del 2009. Es un blog dónde Elena Sarmiento (periodista) y Ana Zaragoza (fotógrafa) conjugan sus talentos para dar lugar a historias mínimas: las fotografías de Ana se enriquecen con los textos de Elena y viceversa. Su universo común habla de la vida, de esa de todos los días. En febrero de … Continue reading