Week 1 – The Professionals Week

5 September sees the opening of the BredaPhoto Festival with the start of the Professionals Week, where students, graduates, art world actors, aesthetes and professionals have the opportunity to make connections and attend various different events and exhibitions.


And so it begins…

BredaPhoto is pleased to invite all art world professionals, photographers, artists, students and lovers of photography to attend the opening week of the BredaPhoto Festival called the Professionals Week! Participants are invited to attend the various activities and events scheduled in this week and to explore the historic city of Breda. During these events, individuals will broaden their knowledge about the field of photography through workshops, lectures and a research event. It is also the perfect opportunity to make connections with individuals involved in the field of photography and engage in critical discourse about the present and future of photography.

Numerous events and activities

The Professionals Week will start off with a grand opening of the festival to welcome all the participants of the festival with a spectacular performance by various artists. Numerous events and activities will be organized throughout the course of the week such as workshops, artist talks, lectures, a Portfolio Review, a Research LAB, a tour of Fujifilm’s headquarters in Tilburg (this event is fully booked), parties and of course the opening of the exhibitions! De Donkere Kamer also has a FREE performance on Thursday, 6 September. This event requires no festival ticket (i.e. Professionals Week ticket, Passe Partout), but registration is necessary and it requires its own ticket. Get your ticket for the Donkere Kamer event here.
For more information about De Donkere Kamer, click here.

The Portfolio Review, Research LAB and FujiFilm Tour (this event is fully booked) are exclusive events for those who purchased a Professionals Week ticket and require registration, with no extra cost.

Students invited; with discount!

Are you a photography, film or art student? Someone with a love of photography and an appreciation for the arts and a hunger for knowledge? Or are you just someone that wants to see a historic, beautiful city, have fun and look at breath taking images? Then the first week of the BredaPhoto Festival is just for you! Student get a special 50% discount on the Professionals Week ticket using the code BP-ITP-STUDENT.

Tickets for the Professionals Week

This ticket allows you to attend all the events and exhibitions during the Professionals Week.
• Ticket Price: € 34,50
• Student 50% ticket discount: € 17,25 with discount code: BP-ITP-STUDENT
Click here to buy your tickets for the Professionals Week.