(in)Tangible - Fear in the city

8 Aug 2018 – 8 Sep 2018

Event times

Deadline: September 8th, 2018.
Exhibition: November 20-24, 2018

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Université Sorbonne Paris Cité

Paris, France


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In 2016, USPC created the Paris Festival des Idées. Every year in November, the Festival reaffirms the necessary link between science and society. This year, we are participating with an exploration of insecurity in cities through photography.


The Festival des Idées Paris 2018 is excited to invite amateur and professional photographers aged 18 years old and over from all over the world to participate in the photo exhibition (in)TANGIBLE – Fear in the city. Submission deadline: September 8th, 2018

Selected images will illustrate how fear and urban spaces are perceived according to age and gender, related to any of the following questions:  

  • What scares you when you go out?
  • What places do you consider unsafe?
  • How does urban insecurity affect the way you live your city?
  • How does insecurity manifest itself on the urban environment?

Send up to 3 photographs to intangible.photo@gmail.com For each photograph you must submit in the body of the email message a title and a caption (up to 200 characters), along with:

  • Author’s full name
  • City illustrated in the photograph, state, country
  • Age
  • Gender

No selfies.

The photographs must be in a square format, size 1 - 5 MB.

Questions? Comments? Email us at intangible.photo@gmail.com or follow us on http://www.facebook.com/cityoffear

 If you read French visit: http://www.sorbonne-paris-cite.fr/fr/festival-des-idees-paris/participez-lexposition-photo

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