Harvest 2021

Tuesday, 29 June 2021 - 6pm
Línea-fuerza: Commons
Free ticket

Free, until full capacity is reached, with prior registration by writing to info@photobookclubmadrid.com, until 28 June

Registration closed

Place
Nouvel Building, Study Centre
Capacity
20 people
George E. Marshall, Method used by Germans to disseminate propaganda. Reading material was inserted in sardine tins and sent to different countries. These tins are in the Musée de la Guerre, Paris, 1919. Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division
George E. Marshall, Method used by Germans to disseminate propaganda. Reading material was inserted in sardine tins and sent to different countries. These tins are in the Musée de la Guerre, Paris, 1919. Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division

The Museo Reina Sofía Library and Documentation Centre, in collaboration with PhotoBook Club Madrid, organises Harvest, an annual public encounter which presents photobook mock-ups and is open to artists of every stripe.

Photobooks have become one of the most important vehicles of expression in contemporary photographic creation and Harvest 2021 is an encounter that seeks to gauge and share today’s activity in this field.  

The page layout is a key aspect in the process of creating a book-work, given its relation to the point at which materials are prepared, the design is realised, images are sequenced, and the tactile qualities of the work are explored. In short, it is the time when decisions are made on the physical object and its capacity for communication.

Harvest 2021, therefore, sets out a debate and reflection around publishing and producing photobooks, inviting people immersed in the layout phase of a project to share their photographic works with the other participants.

With the collaboration of