photo by Shen Su
This week is the Flash Forward Festival in Toronto, a five-day biennial event presented by the Magenta Foundation which showcases works by up and coming emerging artists. This year Aperture is pleased to present the group exhibition reGeneration 2: Tomorrow’s Photographers Today and its accompanying recently released catalog at the festival. Culled from top university and art school programs around the world by curators from the Musee de l’Elysee in Lausanne, Switzerland, reGeneration 2 turns the spotlight on young photographers of promise from thirty-one countries. The works featured in reGeneration 2 presents the diverse ways technology and a changing world are affecting the practice of photography while collectively exemplifying that the medium is alive and well and that new talent are well on their way to leaving their mark.
reGeneration2: Tomorrow’s Photographers Today
Exhibition on view: Wednesday, October 6, 2010 – Sunday, October 10, 2010
Flash Forward Festival 2010
Toronto’s Liberty Village
171 East Liberty Street Market, Unit 102
Inspired by the many artists from the original reGeneration project who went on the develop international careers, Aperture is now offering limited-edition prints by several of the 2010 volume’s participating artists. The proceeds from the sale of these prints will help support these emerging artists and give collectors an opportunity to acquire their work early in their careers.