Nightvision – European Architecture at night

Nightvision – European Architecture at night

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

Mexican Lucha Libre at Museum of Latin American Art

Mexican Lucha Libre at Museum of Latin American Art

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

Norman Rockwell – Behind the Camera

Norman Rockwell – Behind the Camera

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

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

Landscapes in Passing – Photos from the Heart of America

Landscapes in Passing – Photos from the Heart of America

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

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

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

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

Berlin Wall hosts giant portraits of world’s barriers

Berlin Wall hosts giant portraits of world’s barriers

July 11th, 2013 | Germany, Photography, Shows

Giant portraits of the world’s tensest borders went on display Tuesday on the longest remaining stretch of the Berlin Wall, in what organisers called a protest underlining the futility of barriers to resolve conflict. The “Wall on Wall” project by German photographer Kai Wiedenhoefer features… Read More

Hashtag: marriage

Hashtag: marriage

June 26th, 2013 | Photography, social media

“We see ourselves as archivists,” say US Twitter photographers Nate Larson and Marni Shindelman. Following the hashtag #HowToKeepARelationshipWithMe, the pair uses publicly available GPS metadata to track and photograph locations of related tweets. Their photos memorialize virtual moments, compare environments of people with little more in… Read More

Continuation Painting with Richard Prince

Continuation Painting with Richard Prince

Richard Prince takes us on a tour of his country home to show us his latest work focusing on the “continuation” of previously done pictures and paintings. (Video from 2008) Richard Prince began appropriating photographs in 1975. His image, Untitled (Cowboy), a “rephotograph” of a… Read More

Video Spotlight Series 2013: Winners of the Open Call for Photographers

Video Spotlight Series 2013: Winners of the Open Call for Photographers

May 24th, 2013 | Germany, Ikono, Photography

We must admit that we are really happy with the second Open Call of the Video Spotlight Series 2013, a project made in collaboration with Artconnect Berlin, and aimed at promoting Berlin-based artists on a local and international scale. We truly have been amazed by all the… Read More