ARTS MEET ACTION SPORTS AT ISPO
Arts Meet Action Sports returns for a second installment at ISPO
The 2016 AMAS exhibitions include ”2022 BEIJING OLYMPICS”, a social media exhibition which echoes to the triumph of winning the bid for the Beijing Winter Olympics 2022 and an ISPO Beijing exclusive compilation of iconic snowsports photography titled “WHO WE ARE”.
BEIJING OLYMPICS THEMED SOCIAL MEDIA EXHIBITION AT ISPO MUNICH 2016
ISPO Munich 2016 welcomes “2022 OLYMPIC SPIRIT”, a traveling social media exhibition concept that was conceived under the Arts Meet Action Sports (AMAS) umbrella.
At ISPO Munich in Hall A4 at the ISPO TEA HOUSE, LOUNGE & GALLERY, and at ISPO Beijing, 20 images from the most progressive social media channels matching the “Beijing 2022 Olympic Spirit” theme will be showcased. Following a call for photos, the most captivating images were chosen. Each image creator is credited, and the caption of the images original
posting is visible.
2022 OLYMPIC SPIRIT resonates with our current lifestyle: instant self expression, sharing, opinionating. The social media show provides a filtered yet close up view on individual expressions about the hottest topic in winter sports – the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing. The run up to this land mark event of the modern winter sports era will be uniquely celebrated on social media in the years to come. Here is a glimpse of the initial joy, the celebrations upon winning the bid and towards the participants who shared their moments on instagram and weibo.
ISPO BEIJING HOSTS AN EXCLUSIVE PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITION
AT THE NATIONAL CONVENTION CENTER FROM FEBRUARY 24-27 2016
‘WHO WE ARE’ shows iconic images of popular athletes, captured by some of the best snowsports photographers!
A carefully curated selection of photographs invite to start a conversation about the current state of action sports and the heroes of the sport.
Iconic images depict in a unique way what their sport essentially means to the people who drive and shape the industry.
XIAO BA DOM DAHER MARKUS ROHRBACHER
JOSH MANDEL DA BAI KNUT ELIASSEN
WHO WE ARE speaks to the action sports community and at the same time voices its essence, and ensures that a unique type of photography can be seen and appreciated by a broader audience. Featured sports / riders include Freeskiing, Snowboarding, Snowsurfing.