"Conquests, revolutions, beyond the walls" is the theme of the 2019 Photolux Festival, the international biennial of photography that hosts among other initiatives the World Press Photo 2019, one of the most prestigious photojournalism competitions in the world that this year saw the participation of over 4783 photographers from 129 countries, for a total of 78801 shots. an integral part of the exhibition that this year will deepen the theme Conquests, revolutions, beyond the walls.
Although young, the festival has already become one of the most interesting on the European scene thanks both to the quality of the exhibits on display and to the proposed authors and to the organizational efficiency of our staff. The always numerous presence of experts and journalists, also international, and the consent from critics, the public and the press confirm that Lucca can be considered as a reference point for photography in Italy and in Europe.
In past editions we have presented a selection of the most important authors on the international scene and established positive synergies with important institutions, photo agencies and galleries around the world.