The Festival continues expanding its collaborative network, establishing a close relationship and exchanging content with both local and international entities, agents and cultural institutions, reinforcing the cultural ecosystem. These are some of this edition’s collaborations:

– Kutxa Kultur (San Sebastian)
– PH Museum (United Kingdom)
– Picter (Germany)
– Radio Ambulante (South America & EEUU)
– Fnac (Bilbao and San Sebastian)
– EHU Kultura (Bilbao)
– Goethe Institut (Germany)
– ProHelvetia (Switzerland)
– Mara Mara espacio de crianza y familia (Basque Country)
– Phroom Magazine (Italy)

Esther Hovers, False Positives

Kutxa Kultur

We connect with San Sebastian through an exhibition at the Kutxa Kultur Fundazioa headquarters located in Tabakalera.

False Positives
Esther Hovers’ exhibition

Silvia Rosi, Encounter

PH Museum

Exhibition carried out with the support of PHmuseum. Encounter is one of the awarded works of its Photography Grant 2020.

Silvia Rosi’s exhibition

Thaddé Comar, How was your dream?


The GETXOPHOTO International Open Call was held with the support of Picter platform. Visual artists from all over the world shared their vision on the topic To the streets!, and 4 projects were selected:

Felipe Romero Beltrán – Reducción
George Georgiou – Americans Parade
Agnieszka Sejud – HOAX
Thaddé Comar – How was your Dream?

Ilustration: Sol Undurraga

Radio Ambulante

Radio Ambulante is a narrative podcast that relates Latin American stories under the usual aesthetics of the written press chronicle. These are unique, high-quality episodes distributed by NPR, New York’s public radio.

Soon available in our online program

Mentalgassi, Waste Wastes

EHU Kultura & Goethe Institut

We establish this relationship with the University of the Basque Country by bringing a part of the Festival to the EHU Kultura headquarters in Bilbao (Bizkaia Aretoa).

In the same way, the relevant german cultural institution Goethe-Institut collaborates with the Festival in the production of this exhibition by the German collective Mentalgassi.

Waste Wastes
Mentalgassi’s exhibition

George Georgiou, Americans Parade


Long-term collaboration with Fnac. Georges Georgiou’s work will be exhibited at the Fnac Bilbao and San Sebastián Forums.

Americans Parade
George Georgiou’s exhibition

Fragmentin, 2199

Pro Helvetia

The swiss cultural foundation Pro Helvetia has been supporting GETXOPHOTO for several years. In this edition, Fragmentin group’s virtual reality installation 2199 is carried out due to their contribution.

Fragmentin’s exhibition

Photography: Liset Chávez

Mara Mara

After last year’s success, the Mara Mara parenting space has once again prepared specific materials for families who attend the Festival. Games, clues and funny ideas that you will be able to download soon, or get at the Info Point.


PHROOM Magazine, international research platform dedicated to contemporary fine art photography and video art, exhibits Zapping the archive, a selection of images from its archives in the Festival’s Info Point.