BITUME PHOTOFEST is the first urban festival of contemporary photography in South Italy. It started in 2014 and it now features two previous editions, in which several international artists were exhibited both in outdoor and indoor locations. Artists are selected upon invite or via an open call. The festival gathers a broad audience, mixing professional photographers to passersby. The format combines exhibitions and display modes to workshops and entertainment moments, binding photography to other media, such us contemporary dance, theatre and publishing. Featured artists include: Thomas Sauvin, Ren Hang, Gregg Segal, Lucas Foglia, Robert Herman, Anna Di Prospero, Allegra Martin, Giorgio Barrera, Michele Cera, Gianpaolo Arena.