Dates: from September 1st to October 2nd (2016)
GETXOPHOTO is a festival dedicated to visual arts which takes place in Getxo (Basque Country).
The images are mainly shown outdoors, in Algorta. Go for a walk and discover the installations in facades, streets or gardens.
You can easily watch the festival in about 3 hours. There are some guided visits too, where you can sign in. We recommend you to start your visit from the GETXOPHOTO Info desk (in Amezti 4, Algorta), where you will receive all the information and materials needed for your visit. If you want to do the visit by yourself, you can download and bring the map of exhibitions with you:
WELCOME AND INFO POINT
We will welcome you here. Besides the information about the festival you will find projections, books & magazines, pieces made from recycled materials, etc. More info HERE
We organize guided visits during the weekends, in Spanish or Basque. You can also request visits for groups. More info HERE
A FULL MONTH OF ACTIVITIES
Apart from visiting the exhibitions, quite a few activities are organized all along the month: coasters route, night itineraries, photowalk or Ikusi Makusi, a day for kids. More info HERE
HOW TO GET THERE
We recommend the use of public transport and to get by metro to Algorta station. Everything is really close on foot.
Algorta station, in Getxo (Telletxe exit)
From the centre of Bilbao, 25 minutes aprox.
Arrival to Abando station (centre of Bilbao)
Underground connection in the same station
International Airport of Loiu
Bus connection to Bilbao centre
from Madrid A1 / E5
from Santander A8 / E70
from Zaragoza AP68 / E804
from France E70 / E80
* Parking needs to be paid in Algorta city center, so we recommend to leave the car in Ereaga Beach or the free parking of the Old Port.
A PLACE TO STAY
Hotel Neguri – Official hotel of the festival