Photo competition for young photographers: „…Where the Baltic Sea and People Meet…” – Latvian Presidency in the Council of the Baltic Sea States July 2007 – June 2008
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Latvia within the framework of Latvian presidency of the Council of the Baltic Sea States in cooperation with the Latvian Centre for Contemporary Art announces a photo competition „…Where the Baltic Sea and People Meet…”, where young photographs between 18 – 30 years old from all of the 11 Baltic Sea Region countries (Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Iceland, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, Poland, Russia, Sweden) are invited to participate. Selected works will be included in the traveling photo exhibition visiting 11 metropolis of all the Baltic Sea Region countries during the next year.
The photo exhibition is organized within the framework of the project “Balticness”, which will be a year long series of public events taking place in the metropoles of all 11 Baltic Sea Region countries to promote public awareness of regional cooperation in the context of common regional values, goals and challenges, to develop region’s competitive identity and to highlight the Baltic Sea as a life artery for the people living around it.
NB! Deadline for competition = September 10, 2007!
The rules of competition and participant’s application form are available on the Latvian CBSS presidency web page http://www.am.gov.lv/en/cbss/Balticness/Photo-exhibition/ .
Information about the Latvian Presidency in the Council of the Baltic Sea States: http://www.am.gov.lv/en/cbss/
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Latvian CBSS (Council of the Baltic Sea States) presidency secretariat would like to draw your attention to the announced photo competition of young photographers from the countries of the Council of the Baltic Sea States and would request to forward this message to respective organizations or inidividuals in your contries to encourage to participate. Author of the best photography work will be awarded a prize. Also national winners will be selected and awarded. Please also note that the deadline for applications is prolonged to September 10!
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Latvian CBSS presidency Secretariat