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Photobook Morocco

February 1st to April 1st, 2016

 

The Marrakech Museum for Photography and Visual Arts and the MMPVA American Friends Foundation will join forces to showcase the work of Moroccan photographers from around Morocco and to give them an entry into the international photography and photobook fairs. To participate, simply send us your photobook. An esteemed international jury will select 20 photobooks and MMP+ will present them during Offprint Art Publishing Fair at Tate Modern, London, from May 20 to 22, 2016. Submissions deadline: April 1st, 2016.

Le Musée de la Photographie et des Arts Visuels de Marrakech s’allie à la Fondation MMPVA American Friends pour promouvoir le travail de photographes marocains en leur permettant d’intégrer les foires internationales du livre de photographie. Pour participer, faites-nous parvenir votre livre de photographie. Un jury international sélectionnera 20 livres que le MMP+ présentera lors du Offprint Art Publishing Fair au Tate Modern, à Londres, du 20 au 22 mai 2016. Date limite de soumission: 1er avril 2016.

يعمل متحف مراكش للتصوير الفوتوغرافي و الفنون البصرية ومؤسسة الأصدقاء الأمريكيين للمتحف على التعريف وعرض أعمال الفنانين الفوتوغرافيين المغاربة من مختلف أنحاء المغرب وولوجهم معارض الكتب الفوتوغرافية الدولية. للمشاركة ارسل لنا كتابك الفوتوغرافي. ستختار لجنة تحكيم دولية 20 كتاب فوتوغرافي يقوم متحف مراكش للتصوير الفوتوغرافي و الفنون البصرية بعرضها خلال معرض
Offprint Art Publishing Fair بتايت مودرن في لندن من 20 إلى 22 مايو 2016. الموعد النهائي لارسال مشاركتكم هو 1 أبريل 2016.

Conditions
— Morocco Photobook is open to all Moroccan Photographers
— Submission must be a physical photobook. It can be a scrapbook or self-published book.
— Books with a registration number (ISBN) will not be considered.
— All image and text rights must be secured upon submission.
— There is a limit of one book-entry per subsister
— The submitted photo books will not be returned to participants, otherwise, an administration and return-postage fee will be charged.
— Please include a copy of your CV.

Dates
Submissions will be accepted by post starting the 1st of February 2016 up until and including the 1st of April 2016. Submissions arriving after this date will not be considered.

Selection procedure
A pre-selection of maximum 50 photobook will be made. You will receive an email notification if your work has been included in this selection. An esteemed jury will select the 20 finalists and announce the artists on MMP+ website the first week of May 2016.
MMP+ will handle all submitted works with the utmost care. However, in order to secure photobooks from theft during the exhibition period at Offprint Art Publishing Fair, two small holes will be made in the back cover of the book to keep it fastend to the platform. Furthermore, MMP+ will not be responsible for any damage caused to the books during the exhibition period.
By submitting your work to MMP+, you also agree that MMP+ have the right to use your work for promotional and editorial purposes in the context of Offprint Art Publishing Fair, which may include international media, for a maximum period of 12 months after submission.

Please post your entries to:
FONDATION MMP+
Poste Marrakech Gare
BP 27086
40 000 – Marrakech
Please send the following information digitally to info@mmpva.org

  1. Download link to a PDF file of your publication
  2. A copy of your CV
  3. Cover image of your publication in 1:1 scale 300 dpi/jpg file

For more information, please contact MMP+ at info@mmpva.org