The Home of Photography in Scandinavia
Landskrona Foto is an institution in Landskrona with a focus on photo history, archives, research, exhibitions and an annual photo festival. The principal is Landskrona municipality with the culture committee as the politically responsible committee.
The activity aims to create a center for photography at the Scandinavian level with an emphasis on the photographic image and the importance of practice. This center was established in 2012 in Tyghuset in Landskrona center with premises for archives, photo-historical exhibitions, exhibitions of contemporary photography, education, research rooms and libraries. Sydsvenskan’s and Helsingborgs Dagblad’s image archive and the scanning company Regis are external partners established in the building. The building, which was built in the 1880s, has about 3,000 square meters.