Paradox is a not for profit organisation founded in 1993. We develop projects around contemporary issues with documentary authors: photographers, filmmakers, visual artists, writers and researchers.
Paradox has developed more than 50 distinctive activities, travelling to some 120 venues worldwide. Paradox was founded with the aim of stimulating the development in photography. To reach this, Paradox produces travelling exhibitions, organises symposia and publishes audiovisual, digital and printed publications.
The recording of history as it is unfolding, and the interaction between social, economic and technical factors, with the changes in society which flow from these changes, are recurring aspects in both our thematic and monographic projects.More
From March 9th until May 27th the exhibition Why Work? is on display at Fotodok in Utrecht. The group show addresses the importance of work, for ourselves, for our society and for the future. The pace at which our daily work environment changes is unrivaled. Technological developments, geopolitical developments and free-market thinking make that the...Read more
Fifty The Hague residents were portrayed on 16 and 17 September at the Humanity House by renowned photographer Robin de Puy. The portraits were already on show in the Humanity House in October. From 20 December you can see (a selection of) the intriguing black and white pictures at the Spuiplein in The Hague. The aim of the exhibition is to...Read more
We are happy to announce the Mondriaan Fund is to continue its support to Paradox in the upcoming two years, among fourteen other presentation institutes. The fund recognizes the distinct position the organisation – as a not-for-profit producer of documentary projects – has in the field of presentation institutes. Kudos from Mondriaan also for the...Read more