FORMAT21: Control

12 March 2021 – 5 March 2023

FORMAT in collaboration with New Art City are delighted to present this year’s international photography festival online in its purpose built multi-player virtual gallery space.

Visit the FORMAT21 Online Information Centre by clicking on the image. Here you will find links to all the gallery spaces and information on how to navigate yourself around the rooms. You can sign into our virtual guestbook and take screen shots to share.

FORMAT21 Online will present exhibitions, events and visitor participation throughout the festival. The exhibitions include over 160 international artists and a selection of the 40,000 images submitted from over 90 countries from the #massisolationFORMAT archive created during the Covid-19 pandemic.

You will be able to access the digital FORMAT21 exhibitions on any desktop or mobile device in your web browser, without registering, downloading or configuring anything.

A simple set of instructions and a phone, tablet, laptop of PC are all you need to enjoy FORMAT21.

 

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Currently Showing
12 March 2021 to 5 March 2023
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Upcoming
19 May to 29 August 2021
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Upcoming
19 May to 29 August 2021
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Currently Showing
17 May to 13 June 2021
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Upcoming
19 May to 29 August 2021
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Currently Showing
17 May to 18 July 2021
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Currently Showing
17 May to 18 July 2021
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Currently Showing
17 May to 18 July 2021
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Currently Showing
17 May to 18 July 2021
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Currently Showing
17 May to 18 July 2021
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Upcoming
18 May to 13 June 2021
  • Exhibition
Currently Showing
17 May to 13 June 2021

Latest News

FORMAT21 Online: An insider’s view

Has the digital and virtual space of FORMAT21 changed how viewers engage in the gallery? By FORMAT21 volunteer, Jessica Miller. Over the last year, Covid19 has materially disrupted our lifestyles, ways of working and interacting with others; the pandemic has proven that finding new ways to reach and continue engaging audiences, especially virtually, are more important than ever. The…

Tell Us What You Think

We would love to hear from you and get your feedback on FORMAT21 Online. The FORMAT team built the virtual gallery in under 10 weeks and the producers, artists…

FORMAT21 Catalogue in Shop

The FORMAT21: Control Catalogue has arrived and available to purchase from the FORMAT shop. The catalogue features essays and introductions, with images, on all the festival exhibitions and short…