Youth Photo Week proved itself as one of the largest events for young photographers in Croatia and the surrounding region. This is a unique project that promotes tourism potentials and beauties of Croatia through the art of photography, and also informs and educates young photographers and introduces them to the Croatian natural and cultural heritage, and various types of art. Youth Photo Week provides the young people with an opportunity for recognition, training, and competition, and provides the hosting city a full range of accompanying cultural events such as concerts, film screenings and exhibitions. The festival is held every year in a different city, and in its six years it has visited Kutina, Veli Losinj, Zadar, Pula and Karlovac twice. So far, the program involved more than 300 young photographers, and the organizers and participants receive many awards for their work and are a significant part of the regional cultural scene.
At the 6th Youth Photo Week which was held in Karlovac for the second time from 16th to 27th of August and involved over 60 talented artists between 16 and 21 years old. The sixth edition of Youth Photo Week was without a doubt the biggest so far, and in more than 10 days, the participants, but also all other interested visitors, could participate in as many as 6 different programs.
-Ana Šutej, Photographer, Pula 2014
-Jana Vukmanović, Photographer in Zadar/Pula 2013/2014
–Matija Davidovic, Photographer, Pula 2014