Hyderabad photographs go global

THE HANS INDIA |   May 07,2016 , 10:50 PM IST

Indian Photography Festival Tour, a selection of the exhibitions from the Indian Photography Festival (IPF) - Hyderabad 2015 will be travelling to various international locations as part of promoting the local Indian photographers. 

The IPF showcase is curated by the festival director, Aquin Mathews. The exhibitions are shown in print, projections and screenings. 

The work of 15 Indian photographers has been selected for the tour and out of this 11 photographers are from the state of Telangana. Hyderabad being the capital of Telangana where the festival is based out of; maximum opportunity has been given to the local photographers to showcase their work internationally. 

And most of these works depict various subjects like the people, culture and landscape of the state of Telangana. And it's one of the primary ideas of the festival to promote local talent internationally and show their work to a larger audience. 

The festival will be touring Sydney, Australia as part of the ‘Head On Photo’ festival from May 1 to May 8. The tour will then proceed to New Zealand where the works will be shown from June 2 – June 16 as part of the Auckland Festival of Photography.