Lectures & Discussions 


Keynote Address by David Campany

10 am on Oct 30, 2015  at IGNCA


In his keynote speech David Campany explores the tension that exists between affection and suspicion in our relationship to contemporary photography. 

David Campany is a British writer, scholar, curator and artist working mainly in photography. He currently holds a post as teacher in photography theory and practice at the University of Westminster, London UK.


Courtesy: British Council, India.


Panel Discussion – What is Photography in the 21st Century?

Oct 30, 2015  at IGNCA


As images may no longer be made by the act of taking a photograph, an eminent panel discusses what is photography any more.



Regina Anzenberger, Artist, Founder and Director Anzenberger Agency, Austria

(Coutesy Austrian Cultural Forum, New Delhi)

Devika Daulet Singh, Founder and Owner Photoink Gallery, New Delhi

David Campany, Writer, scholar, curator, artist and lecturer at the Unversity of Westminster, UK (Courtesy: British Council, India)

Rob Hornstra, Photographer, Holland


Rahaab Allana, Curator Alkazi Foundation and Editor of Pix Quarterly 



Symposium – Engaging Communities: Taking Photography Beyond Photographers

Nov 2, 2015  at IGNCA


A lecture by P Sainath on his PARI initiative, followed by a discussion with Kashmir Photo Collective, Nepal Photo Project & India Photo Project

Book Launches


Nazar Photography Monographs 03, Kanu's Gandhi 

Oct 30, 2015  at IGNCA


Amit Mehra, Roznaama

Oct 31, 2015  at IGNCA


Sam Harris, The Middle of Somewhere

Nov 1, 2015  at IGNCA


Chien-Chi Chang, Jet Lag

Nov 2, 2015  at IGNCA


Olivia Arthur, Stranger & Phiilip Ebeling, Land without Past

Nov 3, 2015  at British Council

Gallery Walks


Throughout the opening week the festival will hold gallery walks: a platform that offers viewers a unique opportunity to be guided around their exhibition by the artist in person.


Schedule to be announced.


Angelica Dass Humanae 


Arturo Betancourt  Perfect Citizen


Karan Vaid Best In Show 


Marylise Vigneau Phnom Penh of the Future


Olivier Culmann The Others 


Raghu Rai The Album


Rob Hornstra with Arnold Van Bruggen The Sochi Project


Sarker Protick Love Me Or Kill Me 


Soham Gupta Angst


Swapan Parekh for Kishor Parekh Bangladesh: A Brutal Birth


Vivan Sundaram for Jeremie Lenoir  Borders


Yoshikatsu Fujii Incipient Strangers 

Artist Talks

Schedule to be announced.

Altaf Qadri, India


Anay Mann, India


Anne Golaz, Switzerland
Courtesy: Pro Helvetia - Swiss Arts Council
Aradhana Seth, India


Chien-Chi Chang, Taiwan


Mahendra Sinh, India


Naoya Hatakeyama, Japan

Courtesy: Japan Foundation


Nandan Ghiya, India


Olivier Culmann, France

Courtesy: Institut Francais en Inde

Olivia Arthur, UK

Courtesy: British Council, India


Philipp Ebeling, Germany

Courtesy: British Council, India

Ram Rahman, India


Roger Ballen, USA

Courtesy: Photoink


Rob Hornstra, Netherlands


Sarker Protick, Bangladesh


Yoshikatsu Fujii, Japan


Vivan Sundaram, India