*We now have international guests!
*We award prizes now!
*We take place online in 2021!

The online portfolio review as part of Photoszene United. Book up to three twenty minute sessions with the photography experts of your choice this year! You will get a unique opportunity to present your own photographic work to renowned national and international representatives and curators of photo fetivals, museums, galleries and magazines.

The portfolio review SICHTBAR is aimed at: young professionals - aspiring photographers and artists in their studies, as well as already experienced professional photographers and artists who are looking for new contacts and want to develop themselves further.

The portfolio review will take place digitally on May 14 and 15 via Zoom. The Timeslots for the personal portfolio reviews of 20 minutes per reviewer are booked via the platform The links can be found on the individual pages of the reviewers.

Costs per review:
regular 29€ // reduced for students 19€. – The reduction is possible with an Discount codes only. Just follow this Link: Discount code  .You have to send as well your student card right after the booking by mail to:

Awards: For the first time, there will be a judging of the portfolios shown, which will be awarded in three categories. The works of the participants selected after the portfolio reviews will result in a shortlist that will be presented as a screening during Photoszene United from May 24 to June 7. A jury will then select three award winners from this list. The following prizes will be awarded at the End of the Photoszene Festival - The exact date will be announced on this page:

*Category Exhibition in Public Space: presentation of the works in the MOUNTAINVIEW GALLERY at the Fuhrwerkswaage Kunstraum in the summer of 2021.

*Category print publication: Portfolio in the Photo magazine "ProfiFoto"

*Digital showroom category: takeover of the Instagram-Photoszene-Channel.

Entry necessities:
Please limit yourself to three portfolio reviews.
Please include clear name and correct phone number with purchase!
The ticket to participate is not cancelable. If unable to attend, please notify us by email.Please read email notifications carefully after purchase!
Instructions for portfolio review via Zoom will follow via email after purchase.
Please note the languages offered by the reviewers for the portfolio review.
Attention: Please note pre-check-in times!

As soon as participants are notified about a place on the shortlist, they are obliged to make the presented image selection available to the Photoszene within two days free of charge for presentation purposes. Selected images will be used exclusively within the framework of the festival for publications in social media and for a public screenig. The Photoszene is not entitled to further use beyond the period of the festival without further agreement. The award winners ensure to provide the necessary data for publication in a timely manner. All rights remain with the photographers.

Registration deadline
: register for the portfolio review SICHTBAR from 10.03.2021 to 01.05.2021.

In case of questions or problems: please contact Nadine and Lucia here:

Falko Alexander

Galerie Falko Alexander


Vivian Balzerkiewitz

© Stefanie Preuin


Maja Dyrehauge Gregersen

Copenhagen Photo Festival


Thomas Gerwers



Ralph Goertz

IKS – Institut für Kunstdokumentation und Szenografie
© Leslie Barabasch


Teona Gogichaishvili

© Maurice Kohl


Varun Gupta

Chennai Photo Biennale


Heide Häusler

Photoszene United
©thekla ehling


Jochen Heufelder

MOUNTAINVIEW-GALLERY of the Fuhrwerkswaage Art Space


Felix Hoffmann

C/O Berlin Foundation


Barbara Hofmann-Johnson

Museum für Photographie Braunschweig


Eyal Landesman

Photo Israel
@ Elad Malka


Arianna Rinaldo

Cortona On The Move Festival


Maria Teresa Salvati 

Slideluck Editorial


Iris Sikking

Biennale für Aktuelle Fotografie Mannheim Ludwigshafen Heidelberg


Reinout van den Bergh