BOUIRA- Fourteen provinces will take part, on Monday, in the virtual national photography fair organized by the Ali Zaâmoum culture house in Bouira, organizers said.
“This virtual photography fair is organized as a tribute to photographer Maâzouz Abdelaziz, one of the founders of the 1st photography fair in Bouira”, explained to APS the director of the cultural center, Ms. Saliha Chirbi.
Self-taught and pioneer of computer tools and the art of photography, Abdelaziz Maâzouz was born in 1960 in Lakhdaria. “He shone in several national and local salons thanks to his beautiful photographic works,” said Ms. Chirbi.
The same official said that 14 wilayas are participating in this fourth edition, organized virtually because of the health crisis linked to covid-19.
This event takes place remotely and via the internet with the participation of 70 photographers from these wilayas.
The award ceremony will take place on August 20 on the occasion of the national day of the Mujahedin, she added. The work of the participants will be presented online in three dimensions (3D). “Financial amounts ranging from 20,000 to 50,000 will be awarded to the first three winners,” added the same official.