Ten of the twelve photographs selected by the Fédération Mondiale du Cirque’s panel of judges were taken by Europeans from France, Finland, Germany, Italy and the United Kingdom. The other winning photos were shot by an American and a Canadian. The majority of the winners are amateur photographers; all are circus enthusiasts. The overall winner, however, is a 15 year old school girl from Finland who captured the strength and grace of circus, including both human and animal performers, in a beautiful black and white shot.
Circus Professionals Stunned by No. 1 Question Asked at Circus Museum Federation Responds with New Digital Tool11 August 2013
Participants at the professional circus meetings held at The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art in January of this year were taken by surprise when confronted with museum visitors’ most commonly asked question.
1) Find a Circus
2) Federation Circus Calendar (Online)
4) Advertising in Federation Newsletter
Fédération Mondiale du Cirque established in Monaco (2008)