Festival Revela-T 2014

Activities

Exhibition Daniel Samanns

Looking at Daniel Samans Collodion Wet Plate Ambrotypes we are fascinated by their Expression. The essence of the portraitured person is succeeded visible by the artist and gives us a deep insight to the aura of the so called “sitter”. Daniel Samanns revived this amazing historic photographic process, the Collodion Wet Plate Process, which was invented …

Workshop of Direct Carbon Print process

Direct carbon is a quite different technique of carbon transfer, and is performed entirely on the final image support, without intermediate steps such as the transferred carbon technique requires. The final images are similar in part, but according to the method used to produce it by the method of direct carbon, can be completely different from the transferred …

Xose Gago, an alchemist of the Photography

Xose Gago, an alchemist of the Photography Under this title, an extensive dossier of fifty works of this prestigious researcher of photographic chemistry is presented. A tireless worker and essayist, he is a passionate about physics and chemistry, he consults and reads daily as well as he does research on the old techniques of the pioneers of the Light Art. …

Tributing to the “Photographic Arte Povera”, by Ribas Prous

Under this title, Ribas Prous offers a selection from his work, a long history of more than 50 years investigating and experimenting about primary photography (mainly pinhole, in its most diverse aspects ), as well as works made with plastic, wooden or cardboard handmade cameras. It is an homage to the legacy of the “Arte Povera”, in …

“Hablando en Plata” III Exhibition

As in last year’s Revela-T we had the opportunity to see the Speaking in Silver II exhibition, now we will be able to see the third edition of the exhibition “Falando en Prata”[*] which began its journey in the Ateneo de Ourense. Pablo González, creator of this initiative, is also responsible for this exhibition, which will take “Speaking …

Participants

Ignasi López

(Premià de Mar, 1970) Photographer, editorial designer and co-editor of the project Bside Books * I’m interested in photography as a way to recognize individual and community experiences in the places we live. This is a kind of both mirror and sociological analysis. It is a tool that allows me to recognize (more than represent ) the changes in the physical …

Daniel S. Álvarez

With studies in cinema, from 2008 he chooses to take a camera to start explaining what’s closer to him. From this experience comes his first publication “Okuhe” (2012) with Standard Books and the exhibition called “Album”. He has exhibited his works in Barcelona, Madrid, Paris and Tarragona. His works have been published in Cultura/s, from …

Lola Montserrat

Lola Montserrat (Barcelona, 1954) Photographer, expert in nineteenth-century photographic techniques and digital image processing. She got her medical degree from the Autonomous University of Barcelona, practicing as a doctor until 1988, when she shifted her professional life to the photography. That same year she joined the teaching staff of the IDEP School, where she taught various courses and workshops …

Photobook Club Madrid

Madrid Photbook Club is a place to share the passion for books on photography. We organize activities where assistants can participate and in an horizontal way in order to spread the photographical culture via books. The activities are coordined by: Bonifacio Barrio Juan Cires Ricardo Garrido Contacto: info@photobookclubmadrid.com

Juan Diego Valera

Trained in Fine Arts in Córdoba (Argentina), in 2001 he moved Spain where he developes his creative process. Thereafter came up the works “De mis fragilidades” [Of my weaknesses] (2008), “La Cámara Grande” [The Big Camera] (2009), “Movimientos de Suelo” [Ground Movements] (2010), “Coma” (published by Kursal in 2011), “Guatemala” (2011) and “Bitácora” [Blog] (published by Standard Illustrated books …