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GETXO-PHOTO 2019

Heading to Bizkaia, province of the Basque Country in northern Spain, for the new edition of the Getxo International Photo Festival, directed by Jokin Aspuru, which has been taking place for the last 13 years in September.
Bathed by the waters of the river Nervion, about fifteen kilometers from Bilbao, two main urban areas share the shoreline with a majestic transhipment bridge (1893) that became World Heritage of Humanity in 2006. It will take you, you and your vehicle from Portugalete to Getxo, to reach the Algorta district, where the exhibitions are located. A good majority of the displays find their place in the heart of the public space, the organisers do not shrink from atypical or giant formats, all the way to the edge of the beach, revealing a desire to confront the inhabitants to contemporary works. Meetings, conferences and other activities complete the program. Post homo sapiens is the third and final part of the Transitions theme, under the artistic direction of Monica All…