From March to April 2021, the first Hong Kong Photo Book Festival ended perfectly.

 In the following days, the Hong Kong Photo Book Festival is fortunate to connect with international and we will showcase some of the personal photography books from the Hong Kong Photo Book Awards participants worldwide.

The first stop of the Hong Kong International Touring Photobook Exhibition will start in Rome, Italy. The first chapter of the 12 photobooks shortlisted from the Hong Kong Photobook Awards will show to the public at the Charta Photo-book festival on July 17th.

Charta Photo-book festival:

Charta is a festival of contemporary photography, dedicated to photobooks and independent publishing. The festival provides for a visual itinerary in which a theme is developed through the photobook exhibitions, by creating an expository tour in different locations in the heart of San Lorenzo, the Roman art district.

Venue: Rome, Italy

Date: 17.07-25.07.2021

Opening Ceremony: 17.07-18.07.2021

Looking back at the development of photobook, the Hong Kong Photobook Festival team hopes that readers will have the opportunity to understand the styles, characteristics, and creative ideas of photo books of different art creators, also the readers can share their ideas about the creation of photobooks through the worldwide exhibition.

For details, please visit the official website of Charta Photo-book festival: