Photography

Spain

Afronauts – Ghosts and magic in Lagos

Afronauts – Ghosts and magic in Lagos

Posted November 18th, 2013

Nigeria, Photography, Spain

Photographer Cristina De Middel‘s trip to Nigeria has been profitable. Not only did she exhibit her acclaimed series “The Afronauts” but also was inspired for her next project. Tucked away in her suitcase as she left the country’s commercial capital Lagos for Paris last week… Read More

USA

Untitled Horrors – All of Cindy Sherman’s career in Stockholm

Untitled Horrors – All of Cindy Sherman’s career in Stockholm

Posted October 21st, 2013

Contemporary Art, Photography, USA

Cindy Sherman is one of the most important artists today. Since her breakthrough in the early 1980s, she has revolutionised both contemporary art and attitudes to photography. Sherman’s works have had a profound impact on our ideas of the construction of identity, and on the… Read More

Photography

Andreas Gursky’s “Paris Montparnasse” at Sotheby’s

Andreas Gursky’s “Paris Montparnasse” at Sotheby’s

Posted October 16th, 2013

Auctions, Contemporary Art, Germany, Photography

Andreas Gursky’s epic urban panorama, Paris Montparnasse – one of the artist’s most refined, spectacular and definitive works – estimated at £1-1.5 million, will lead Sotheby’s London October Contemporary Evening Sale on 17th October 2013. Marking a critical turning point in Gursky’s career, Paris Montparnasse… Read More

Videos

Nightvision – European Architecture at night

Nightvision – European Architecture at night

Posted August 5th, 2013

Architecture, Photography, Videos

Nightvision is a celebration of the brilliance and diversity of architecture found across Europe. Over the course of three months Luke Shepard journeyed with a friend through 36 cities in 21 countries with the ambition of capturing some of the greatest European structures in a… Read More

Sports

Mexican Lucha Libre at Museum of Latin American Art

Mexican Lucha Libre at Museum of Latin American Art

Posted August 1st, 2013

Mexico, Photography, Shows, Sports

Katharsis is an exhibition that includes over 150 photographs and film clips from the Photography Collection of the Fundación Televisa. The collection documents Mexican wrestling or lucha libre. The images produced under journalistic assignment, studio portraiture, documentary and/or artistic production, span a period of nearly… Read More

USA

Norman Rockwell – Behind the Camera

Norman Rockwell – Behind the Camera

Posted July 18th, 2013

Books, Paintings, Photography, Shows, USA

Norman Rockwell: Behind the Camera is a landmark exhibition exploring in depth Rockwell’s richly detailed study photographs, commissioned by the artist as references for his iconic paintings. Organized by the Norman Rockwell Museum, this presentation at the Mcnay in Texas reveals a rarely seen yet… Read More

Videos

The history of the photographic process

The history of the photographic process

Photography has shaped the way we remember and how we are reminded. The discovery of these processes have forever changed our understanding of time. Photography has created an incredible cultural shift–our communication and expression forever changed. For the first time in history we could see… Read More

USA

Landscapes in Passing – Photos from the Heart of America

Landscapes in Passing – Photos from the Heart of America

Posted July 16th, 2013

Photography, Shows, USA

The American landscape has inspired generations of artists, but the 48 photographs in this presentation— by Steve Fitch, Robbert Flick and Elaine Mayes— are a far cry from traditional representations of the subject. Where painters of the Hudson River School saw the sublime and survey… Read More

Switzerland

Altitude – Alt. +1000 Festival-Contemporary Photography off the Beaten Track

Altitude – Alt. +1000 Festival-Contemporary Photography off the Beaten Track

Posted July 12th, 2013

Contemporary Art, Photography, Shows, Switzerland

In its third season, the Alt. +1000 festival of contemporary photography is rising to new heights. From 13th July to 22 September, it will offer a new way to see the unspoilt village of Rossinière and discover thirty photographers from Switzerland and around the world…. Read More