Hay Festival Querétaro 2019 runs 5-8 September 2019. Tickets are now on sale.
Hay Festival is a cultural event accessible for everyone that celebrates the art and science throughout inclusive events with international artists. Literature, visual arts, cinema, music, geopolitics, journalism, the environment... all go together with dialogue and celebration.
Inauguration, September 5, at Museo Regional
Photo exhibition by the author of the book La fiesta y la rebelión. (Mexico City, 1955) Antonio Turok was the first photographer to give an account of the Zapatista uprising. He photographed the APPO movement in Oaxaca. He has taken photos of Mexicans in the United States and of the industrial crisis in the Midwest. He recently documented the protest demonstrations at Donald Trump’s Inauguration Day. In 2018 he was awarded the Medal of Photographic Merit by the INAH Photo Library. His work is included in several anthologies, as well as in the collections of various museums and private collections. He is considered one of the most important documentary photographers of our time.
Inauguration, September 4, at Museo de la Ciudad
The entire project of Padres Padrísimos is composed of the exhibition Swedish Dads with photos by Johan Bävman, as well as the images of Mexican photographers received through the Padres Padrisimos contest.
With the support of the Swedish Embassy.