October 24-27, 2024
International Photography Exhibition

Pinta BAphoto celebrates its 20th anniversary and is currently the most significant specialized art fair in photography in Latin America. Based in Buenos Aires, the fair has firmly established itself as an undisputed reference point for photography, fostering a meeting place for artists, curators, specialized critics, collectors, and an ever-growing audience. Since its foundation in 2005, Pinta BAphoto has been dedicated to promoting the development of photography within the artistic field and enhancing its international standing.

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Pinta BAphoto 2024 20th Edition  

October 24-27, 2024

Pabellon 8, La Rural, Av. Sarmiento 2704, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Open Files
Open Files

A series of microvideos where various artists talk firsthand about their artistic production influenced by the language of photography.

Main Section
Main Section

At Pinta BAphoto, a wide variety of galleries are exhibited, known for the quality of their proposals, showcasing modern and contemporary artists from different countries whose artistic practices are deeply intertwined with the language of photography.

Artist tribute
Artist tribute
Curator Francisco Medail

The Artist Tribute Section celebrates the legacy of an influential artist whose work is permeated by photographic practice, offering a retrospective that includes everything from their most iconic productions to the exhibition of unpublished works and archival material. Thus, Artist Tribute provides a different perspective and a deep dialogue about the work of the chosen artist and their impact on modern and contemporary art.  

NEXT: Fuera de Foco
NEXT: Fuera de Foco
Curator: Bárbara Golubick and Joaquín Rodríguez

NEXT: Fuera de Foco is a sector dedicated to exploring the various procedures, languages, and materialities enabled by the photographic medium.

Video Project
Video Project
Curator: Irene Gelfman

Video Project is the section of Pinta BAphoto exclusively dedicated to showcase moving images. In its latest edition, the proposal aimed to present videos that problematize the relationship of the body with the environment and the notion that in each act of looking there is an expectation of meaning, where what matters is not just to see, but how we process and relate things.

Wunderkammer
Wunderkammer
Hilario. Artes Letras Oficios

Since 2015, Wunderkammer has been the fair sector dedicated to heritage photography. Its goal is to highlight the work of various agents specialized in recovering and valuing historical and documentary photographic material. 

Special Project, Adriana Lestido
Special Project, Adriana Lestido
Curator: Irene Gelfman.

Rolf Art gallery.

In the last edition, a solo project by Argentine photographer Adriana Lestido, a key figure in Latin American photography, was presented. The exhibition focused on the mother-daughter axis and included the iconic work "Mother and Daughter of Plaza de Mayo" taken by Lestido in 1985.

Special Project, Andrés Ramírez Gavira
Special Project, Andrés Ramírez Gavira
Curator: María A. Iovino Moscarella.

In the previous edition, artist Andrés Ramírez Gavira exhibited his project "Sources"; a work where photography is involved in various research strategies including sound and mathematics.

FORO
FORO

BAphoto presents FORO, a series of conversations reflecting with local and international artists, curators, collectors, gallery owners, and museum directors, dedicated to collaboratively investigating different aspects of photography and contemporary art.

Curators
Curators

The Pinta Photo 2024 curatorial team is composed of Irene Gelfman, and Francisco Medail.

Guided Tours
Guided Tours

The cycle aims to bring closer to the general public those proposals that contemplate diversity in productive processes and techniques, resulting in different visual outcomes. In order to create bridges between visitors and the artworks, the curator conducts an explanatory tour through a colloquial and accessible language, while keeping in mind the need to promote the creation of new audiences for contemporary art.

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The app Pinta Art is a complete guide to Pinta fairs, enables the user to manage the admission tickets and provides the latest news on the shows.

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An exceptional entrepreneurial spirit has characterized EFG since its inception, empowering it to become one of today’s leading financial institutions focused on private banking, with a presence in 40 countries around the world. That spirit exists in all areas of the organization and aims to deliver creative and agile wealth solutions that ensure positive, lasting relationships.

A strong commitment to modern and contemporary Latin American art is part of EFG’s institutional essence. Combined with its key entrepreneurial spirit, EFG seeks to promote artists and fairs regionally as well as globally.

For the sixth time, EFG announces its support as the main sponsor of Pinta BAphoto. Additionally, the EFG Latin American Art Award, presented in collaboration with ArtNexus magazine, underlines EFG’s commitment to the region, its culture, and its people.

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