About the festival
FORMAT International Photography Festival was established in 2004. Today it is one of the UK's leading international contemporary festivals of photography and related media. FORMAT organises a year-round programme of international commissions, open calls, residencies, conferences and collaborations in the UK and Internationally.
FOREVER//NOW is the theme for FORMAT19, featuring contemporary and archival photography the festival will explore our attachment to the idea of FOREVER and how through photography we seek to represent our everchanging world, society, lands and histories.