November belongs traditionally in Bratislava to photography in all its aspects. The Month of Photography Bratislava 2010 present 34 individual and collective exhibitions of authors from all over the world in the galleries and museums of Bratislava. It is 20th edition of this cultural festival.
The aim of the festival is to present current trends in International, Central and Eastern European Photography to Bratislava public and visitors. It also brings the best from the history of the medium and creates a space for confrontation with contemporary authors. One of the main goals of the festival is to become photographic event of a global interest.
For one month, Bratislava will host a world summit on photography and feature photographic achievements from the five continents – North and South America, Asia, Australia, Africa and Europe. Martin Parr, Frantisek Drtikol, Marcos Lopez as well as winning photographs from the World Press Photo 2010 will be featured this month in various galleries and museums in Bratislava.