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Events • The Dattola family gives 2020 a makeover – photos by Don DIAZ c/o ALYSSA PIZER MANAGEMENT

19.01.2021 • Model and CEO of Quazmo Productions Chris Dattola: “2021 needed a makeover!” Don DIAZ c/o ALYSSA PIZER MANAGEMENT photographed the photogenic Dattola family during their relaxed home makeover, and it was all photographed at their beautiful home in San Diego, California.

About – Quazmo Productions is a video production company specializing in telling stories and showcasing people, companies and real estate through the latest video technologies. With almost twelve years as a member of the Screen Actors Guild and numerous national television spots, Chris Dattola has developed an eye for creating simple but captivating video tours. GoSee :

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Events • ‘Christmas Charity Drive’ – Holiday campaign with exclusive works on Alu-Dibond by SOLAR UND FOTOGRAFEN to benefit the Hamburg Ankerland Association

16.12.2020 • With the Christmas Charity Drive, SOLAR UND FOTOGRAFEN presents a beautiful Christmas project, which gives you the chance to purchase exclusive prints by photographers and do a good deed at the same time. “This year was full of challenges for all of us, which is why we would like to make a difference and support the Ankerland charity with our Christmas Charity Drive, which is particularly important for children in these difficult times.

Our photographers have put together an exclusive and carefully curated selection of their works. The motifs are available in various formats as prints on Alu-Dibond. At least 50% of the proceeds go to the Hamburg Ankerland Association.”

Ankerland is a Hamburg-based association which applies an innovative therapy concept to treat severely traumatized children, adolescents and unaccompanied refugee minors intensively and free of charge in its own trauma therapy center. It is a light house project for all of Germany. A safe haven for injured child souls. Around 50 brave little protected children come once a week for several hours of therapy, which is...

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Events • GoSee Tip : ‘SUB-MERGE Visions of the Mind, Nature and Technology’ – online print sale from 7 thru 16 December, 2020, with photographs by Ed Atkins, Harley Weir, Cédric Kouamé or Elizaveta Porodina for the British Mental Health Charity

09.12.2020 • London-based creative studio Emulsion presents SUB-MERGE: a photographic examination of the relationship between mental health, art and technology. Based on topics such as art, nature and perceptions of reality, artists including Ed Atkins, Harley Weir, Cédric Kouamé and Elizaveta Porodina each contributed a print motif. This gives shoppers the chance to purchase a wonderful print (100 £ plus shipping & packaging) and do good at the same time because proceeds from sales go to the charity organization Mind.

“We invited image makers who use technology to explore the worlds merged in our sub-conscious,” says Nick Hadfield and Creative Director Mikey Opie O’Grady from Emulsion. “We hope it will open a broader dialogue around the relationship between technology, ‘reality’ and the mind… At this time of year, the sense of loneliness and isolation is more desperate and tangible than ever before.”

SUB-MERGE is a reaction to one of our generation’s biggest challenges – our relationship with technology. Using photography in its broadest sense, we aim to encourage innovative and creative uses...

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Events • Record numbers ! For the first time, more than 300,000 visitors came together at FESTIVAL LA GACILLY-BADEN PHOTO by Director and initiator Lois Lammerhuber, which took place from 14 July THRU 26 October, 2020, in Baden near Vienna

06.12.2020 • The magic – of 33 visual narratives told with 2000 photographs on up to 280 m² screens – has transformed the garden, narrow streets and plazas of Baden into a city of images for the third consecutive time. Themed upon ‘Nothing is Quiet on the Eastern Front’, the public space became the setting for a synthesis of the arts and Europe’s largest open-air gallery. Record results make for optimistic perspectives in the future: In 2021, the festival will embrace the topic ‘VIVA LATINA!’ with photography in and from Latin America.

The festival theme NOTHING IS QUIET ON THE EASTERN FRONT dealt with our neighbors to the east. Looking back on the emergence of the East Bloc is a wonderful example of how the winds of freedom unleashed glasnost and perestroika 30 years ago, and by doing so, brought modernization to the social, political and economic system of the Soviet Union. This led to the end of the Cold War and to a remarkable creative momentum of contemporary photography in Russia and the succession states of the former USSR, which the festival has appropriately honored and...

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Events • Jan KORNSTAEDT c/o NERGER M&O photographs and plays (!) at the OUTREACH MUSIC Festival in Tyrol by founder, jazz musician and music instrument maker Franz Hackl

06.12.2020 • Jan KORNSTAEDT c/o NERGER M&O photographed (and played!) at this year’s OUTREACH MUSIC Festival in Schwaz/Tyrol. The festival has been organized by Tyrol-born and New York-based trumpeter Franz Hackl since back in 1993. The photos show Marie and Markus Finkler, Peter Oswald, Thorsten Wilrodt and, of course, Franz Hackl.

Since 1993, musicians have been invited to the festival each year to teach participants on one hand but also to make music together in different formations. Embracing the ethos ‘Boost the Taste of Everyone", big names from the jazz and rock world, DJs and music producers come together in Schwaz to bring people what they refer to as ‘living music’. The musical program of the Outreach Festival is aimed at offering original and distinctive content. This eclectic mix is meanwhile appreciated by festival visitors from all over Austria.

Franz Hackl, whose father is a classical trumpeter and instrument maker, not only learned how to play the trumpet from his dad but also how to build the instrument. At the early age of fourteen, he became a trumpet soloist with the...

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