Photography workshop: Music, dance and the city
25 de June a 12 de July

Photography workshop: Music, dance and the city


From 25 June to 12 July






From 100€ to 140 €


Music, dance and the city


Participants: students and graduates in Fine Arts, students from Arts and Crafts Colleges, from Arts Secondary Schools, amateur and professional photographers.


Coordinator: Francisco J. Sánchez Montalbán (Granada University)


Teaching staff

Francisco Fernández Sánchez, Francisco J. Sánchez Montalbán, Pastora Rueckert Moreno, Javier del Real, Marek Tuma and Alfredo Aguilar




An encounter between photography, music and dance.  A report of the photography workshop in the International Festival of Music and Dance of Granada.  Views of the Festival.  Photography in a real context:  work strategies.  The photography reportage: definition and specificity in a music environment.  Theories on the reportage.  Analysis of photographic reality and attitudes towards events.  Documentation of events.  A look at reality.  Photographic coverage of performances and events.  Reportage analysis: documentation and artistic expression.  Stylistic resources, technique and aesthetic applications.  The personal photographic project.  Attitudes towards reality.  Forms, models and strategies of vision and register.  Evaluation and choice of personal work.

Together with  masterclasses by the teachers-tutors, a workshop will take place under the direction of Javier del Real, photographer at Teatro Real, who will also work with the students in a personal way. Finally, two guests photographers (Alfredo Aguilar, from the newspaper from Granada Ideal, and Marek Tuma, Masterballet of Ballet Aalto Essen, who will also give masterclasses on classical dance in the framework of the Courses).



From June 25th to July 12th in morning, afternoon and evening sessions




Faculty of Fine Arts (University of Granada), venues of the FEX (Festival’s extension program) and the Manuel de Falla Courses.











Applications may be made for grants covering fees (more information at General conditions of registration)


Places: 15


Selection process

Those interested in taking part in this workshop are kindly requested to indicate in their application, a link to a personal blog, Facebook, Flickr or website with dossiers of photography works, preferably connected with photography of performance, as well as a CV. Selection process will be made by the teachers. Acceptance on the workshop will be notified to successful applicants by e-mail.


Deadline for applications

14th May


Viewings of the photography workshop, and use of photographs


A selection of the participants’ photographs may be used by the International Festival of Music and Dance of Granada in such publications as the annual report of activities, in the publicity brochures of the FEX and the Manuel de Falla Courses, in the exhibition organized in conjunction with the University of Granada and in the catalogue of this exhibition. A copy of the selected materials will also be hosted by the Granada University, in its Contemporary Art Permanent Collection. Granada University will also be allowed to use the photographs in the same terms than the Festival. Any other use of the photographs will require the specific agreement of the author of the images.