Is Assistant Curator at Tate Modern where she curates exhibitions and displays as well as researching acquisitions for the international collection. She most recently co-curated Shape of Light: 100 Years of Photography and Abstract Art.
In addition to editing Aperture magazine, Famighetti commissions and edits books for Aperture Foundation. He is a visiting critic at Yale University School of Art and works as a mentor. His writing has appeared in Frieze, Bookforum, Aperture, among other publications. He is a member of the American Society of Magazine Editors and has been a guest reviewer and speaker at many international festivals and institutions, including the Museum of Modern Art, New York; Vogue Italia among others.
Is the Cultural Commissions & Partnerships Manager at Magnum Photos, where she manages Magnum’s UK exhibitions, cultural commissions and creative projects. She is also a freelance creative consultant and curator. Additionally she has worked as an editor and producer on project for a variety of artists and institutions, including the Victoria & Albert Museum and NGO WaterAid.
Is the Digital Editor of the British Journal of Photography having previously worked on the print version for over a decade, interviewing image-makers such as Wolfgang Tillmans and Susan Meiselas and editing issues on everything from food to wealth. Diane has also written for titles such as Creative Review, Aperture, Foam and The Guardian, and has curated projects for festivals and galleries.
Is currently VICE’s Senior Photo Editor who oversees all the production behind the publications striking, and often provocative, images for the magazine and vice.com. A curator and photographer herself, she has shot for the New Yorker, TIME and Instagram.
Is Acquisitions Editor for photography and art books for Kehrer Verlag, which is among the world’s leading publishers of photo books and one of the few independent publishing houses in Germany. She started her career at Kehrer in 2003, where she is responsible for selecting and acquiring new photography related projects.
Deirdre Robb (Chief Executive - Belfast Exposed) has 20 years experience in photography as a Creative Director and Curator. After her Masters she began her career as a practicing artist, undertaking local, national and international exhibitions, residencies and managing artist-led exchange programmes. Previous history includes Visual Arts Development Officer in Arts Council Northern Ireland, specialising in photography, Arts Development Officer of Culture and Arts, Director of Trace Art Gallery, Engine Room Gallery and Arts for All.
Each year our Open Submission award-winners receive vast international press coverage from publications and media outlets around the world. Winners, finalists and entrants have been featured in major publications such as, The Guardian, TIME Lightbox, Foam, The Financial Times, British Journal of Photography, The Telegraph, among many other national and international outlets. This kind of press exposure can lead to viral, global recognition of your work.