Our Three Focal Points

Framing SocietyFraming VisionFraming Identity

The solo artists at Copenhagen Photo Festival are selected as the annual headliners of our three focal points: Framing Identity, Framing Society and Framing Vision. They are our way of opening up windows to other worlds and serve the purpose of showcasing photography across genres, by focusing on the individual, society and art.

Out of the many amazing projects 14 were shortlisted, the three chosen artists stand as the epitome of each category.

Framing Society: Alexandra Rose Howland, Leave and Let Us Go, 2021

Framing Society

Framing Society deals with the global agenda within societies, ideologies and cultures.

Selected Artist 2022

Alexandra Rose Howland

Framing Vision: Krista Svalbonas, Lubeck 1, laser cut pigment print, 2020

Framing Vision

Framing Vision is focused on exhibitions where the medium sets the framework. Aesthetique, technique and media.

Selected Artist 2022

Krista Svalbonas

Framing Identity: Hien Hoang, Still from performance video „Made in Rice“, 2021, performing artist: Soon-Hwoa Jeong.

Framing Identity

Framing Identity showcases stories with the individual as the focus point. Here, the exhibitions are chosen in relation to subject, existence and identity.

Selected Artist 2022

Hien Hoang