The longest running art fair west of New York City, Photo L.A. annually showcases emerging and established artists from around the globe.
Texas Photo Roundup
A new event in Austin, Texas geared toward commercial and editorial photographers. Started out as a one day event and is growing quickly.
Biannual festival in Houston, Texas – aimed at fine art market with weeks of portfolio reviews.
Celebrates the wealth of contemporary practice in international photography and related media. Takes place in Derby, United Kingdom.
FOCUS Festival Mumbai
Exploring and discovering the world of photography against the backdrop of Mumbai’s ever-changing cityscape. Eclectic network of venues and events.
Month long celebration of photography in Los Angeles focusing on commercial, fine art and photojournalism.
Hyeres Fashion and Photography Festival
Diverse exhibitions, professional panel discussions and two competitions showcasing 10 photographers and 10 fashion designers selected by a jury of professionals in each field.
Palm Springs Photo Festival
Mix of workshops, portfolio reviews and slideshows aimed at commercial, editorial, and fine art photographers.
Every other April. An international set of photographers and reviewers gather in Portland, Oregon for a five-day celebration of photography that includes lectures, workshops, and exhibition collaborations.
AIPAD Photography Show New York
World’s leading photography art galleries present a wide range of museum-quality work, including contemporary, modern and nineteenth-century photographs, as well as photo-based art, video, and new media, at the historic Park Avenue Armory in New York City’s Upper East Side.
Flash Forward Festival Boston
An extension of The Magenta Foundation’s Flash Forward Annual Competition for Emerging Photographers. Five-day festival based out of the Fairmont Battery Wharf, offering organized networking events and educational programming.
CONTACT Toronto Photography Festival
Annual festival of photography in Toronto, with over 1000 local, national and international artists exhibiting at almost 200 venues.
Guernsey Photography Festival
Brings together major names in international photography with a host of emerging talent, for a packed month of exhibitions, workshops and events on the beautiful island of Guernsey.
LOOK Liverpool International Photography Festival
Festival in England that includes exhibition openings, artist talks, workshops.
New York Photo Festival
Mix of fine art, editorial, and commercial work with exhibitions all over DUMBO, Brooklyn.
Photo Month in Krakow
A month long festival in Poland with a fine art orientation.
Head On Photo Festival
Australia’s largest annual photography festival held in May in Sydney, showcasing the work of international and local photographers.
Diffusion Cardiff International Festival of Photography
A month long festival of exhibitions, discussions, screenings, performances, events and celebrations in both physical and virtual spaces.
Tbilisi Photo Festival
International Photo Festival in Sydney focusing on photojournalism and documentary photography.
Riga Photo Month
A new photo festival in the Baltic Sea Region, located in a unique geographic position for building a regional networking and cooperation platform. A meeting place for Baltic, Nordic and Eastern European Photography.
International Festival of Photography in Łódź, Poland.
Review Santa Fe
Juried portfolio review event. Designed to facilitate relationships between photographers and leading industry professionals looking for new work.
LOOK3 Festival of the Photograph
Started in 1988, Look3 celebrates the vision of extraordinary photographers, ignite conversations about critical issues, and foster the next generation of artists.Exhibitions, presentations, interviews, workshops and outdoor projections in Charlottesville, Virginia.
Festival in Madrid lasting until the end of July with various exhibitions throughout the city.
Berlin Photo Festival
Copenhagen Photo Festival
An international platform for contemporary photography in Denmark, which explores photography in all its facets.
Belfast Photo Festival
Biannual festival in Ireland with portfolio reviews, exhibitions, workshops, and seminars.
Festival celebrating European documentary photography in Slovenia.
Festival in Dublin that celebrates Ireland’s photographic talents as well as brings international practitioners and artists to Ireland.
Combination of fine art and photojournalism in France.
Ballarat International Foto Biennale
A month-long festival of photography, every two years in the city of Ballarat, Australia.
Mt.Rokko International Photo Festival
The festival has been held in Kobe, Japan, every year since 2013 with the aim of empowering photographers to communicate better through their art works. For that, we are actively collaborating with prominent reviewers and photographers both from Japan and abroad. August 20-28, 2016.
Filter Photo Festival
Chicago. Connects emerging, mid-level, and professional photographers with gallery directors, educators, academics, curators, and other elite photography professionals from across the country, with emphasis on those of the Midwest, and in particular those of Chicago. Sept 22 -25 2016
Aims to bring together exciting and innovative photographic works that provoke or engage in conversations with other media, such as film, music and literature. All of the works will embrace the projection format, through experimental edits, collaborations with other artists, and the use of sound, narrative, movement, color and rhythm.
Noorderlicht International Photo Festival
Annual photo festival in The Netherlands in which diverse photographic genres and series are welded into a thematic narrative and exhibited.
Nordic Light International Festival of Photography
A one week international gathering in Norway that celebrates photography as an art.
Visa pour l’Image
Festival focusing on photojournalism in Perpignan, France that is well attended by international photo editors and agents.
Delhi Photo Festival
Encontros da Imagem International Photography Festival
A new Brooklyn-based photo destination, a pop-up village of freight containers transformed into temporary exhibition spaces.
Unseen Photo Fair
An international photography fair in Amsterdam, focused on undiscovered photography talent and unseen work by established photographers
Taking place in Guatemala and Antigua Guatemala, GuatePhoto Festival was created to educate, promote, document and celebrate contemporary photography.
A celebration of photography of the rural Sou
Atlanta Celebrates Photography
150 photo-related exhibitions and events, hosted by a diverse network of venues across the Atlanta metro area
Brighton Photo Biennial
This month long curated photo festival is the largest photography festival in the UK and one of the best attended in the world.
Hereford Photography Festival
Annual photography festival in the UK that focuses on documentary work.
PDN PhotoPlus International Conference & Expo
Held in New York City. One of the largest photography and imaging shows in North America, attended by over 23,000 professional photographers and enthusiasts.
Medium Festival of Photography
A 4-day photography event in San Diego, with an engaging line up of portfolio reviews and artist lectures on photography.
Delhi Photo Festival
The biennial Delhi Photo Festival, a non-commercial venture, is India’s first and biggest international photography festival.
A week long, city-wide festival that takes place annually in Washington DC.
Festival in Paris, France with 135 galleries and publishers coming from twenty or so countries and more than 50,000 visitors.
Angkor Photo Festival
Held each year in Siem Reap, this week long festival features a series of exhibitions, slideshows and outdoor activities. It serves as a platform to discover and re-discover talent from all over the world, and is now a regular highlight on the Asian arts calendar, attracting photography professionals from all over the world.
Nepal’s first International Photography Festival. Exhibitions, slide shows, artist talks, workshops and other events. Primarily in public spaces in and around the old city of Patan.
An annual festival of photography in New Orleans, coordinated by the New Orleans Photo Alliance in partnership with galleries, museums and photographers citywide.