Autre hommage à mon père qui adorait les appareils dont une caméra Hasselblad, un Rolleiflex et d'autres et un grand merci à Alain Le Bacquer qui a pris mes premiers photos de mode et m'a fait ensuite aimer la photographie
02 octobre 2016

Garbos' Garbos: Staley Wise exhibits portraits from Greta Garbo's personal collection

Edward Steichen, Greta Garbo, Hollywood, 1928. NEW YORK, NY.- Greta Garbo was the undisputed queen of Hollywood from the mid-1920's through the 1930's. The combination4 of her extraordinary beauty and brilliant acting ability elevated her to international stardom from the beginning of her career while she was still in her early 20's and newly arrived from Sweden. Her image as an exotic, sophisticated woman of the world was developed by MGM, as was her public persona as a woman of mystery who avoided publicity and... [Lire la suite]

22 septembre 2016

Decaying orchid photography by Billy Kidd

Decaying orchid photography by Billy Kidd
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04 septembre 2016

Paul Kasmin Gallery to open its inaugural exhibition of acclaimed photographer Robert Polidori

Robert Polidori, Dharavi #1, Mumbai, 2008. ​Archival UV cured ink on linen canvas. NEW YORK, NY.- Paul Kasmin Gallery announces its inaugural exhibition of acclaimed photographer Robert Polidori, on view from September 8 to October 15, 2016 at 515 W. 27th Street.  This exhibition will be the first U.S. show to feature Polidori’s “dendritic cities” images, a body of work begun in 2007. He appropriates the term “dendritic” from the branching extensions of a cell structure and uses it to describe the... [Lire la suite]
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31 août 2016

R.I.P. Marc Riboud - Hommage.

Marc Riboud - Paris, 1953. Le peintre, surnommé Zazou, est à son aise, j'avais le vertige chaque fois qu'il se penchait pour tremper son pinceau © Marc Riboud Marc Riboud - Washington, 21 octobre 1967. devant le Pentagone, lors d'une marche pour la paix au Vietnam, Jan Rose Kasmir donne un beau visage à la jeunesse américaine. © Marc Riboud Marc Riboud - Pékin, 1965. Ces fenêtres s'ouvrent sur Liulichang, la rue des antiquaires. Dans ces boutiques, pendant la révolution culturelle, les Chinois devaient apporter leurs... [Lire la suite]
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30 août 2016

Hubert Vos, Photograph of the portrait of Empress Dowager Cixi, 1905-1906

Lot 931. Hubert Vos, Photograph of the portrait of Empress Dowager Cixi, 1905-1906. Estimate 1,000 — 2,000 USD. Photo: Sotheby's. gelatin silver print, mounted for framing. Height: 12 3/8  in., 31.5 cm. Width: 8 7/8  in., 22.6 cm Provenance: Collection of Hubert Vos, and thence by descent. Note: The oil on canvas portrait, titled H. I. M., the Empress Dowager of China, Cixi (1835-1908), is now in the collection of the Fogg Museum, Harvard Art... [Lire la suite]
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25 août 2016

Snite Museum of Art exhibits the work of Paulette Tavormina

Paulette Tavormina (American, b.  1952), Fish Bone, After P.C., 2008 © 2008 Paulette Tavormina NOTRE DAME, IN.- Seizing Beauty focuses on the lush, complex, images by Paulette Tavormina, a New York creative photographer celebrated for her reinterpretation of still life paintings by old masters. This exhibition is coincident with the first critical examination of her work in the book Seizing Beauty, by art historians Silvia Malaguzzi, Mark Alice Durant, and Anke Van Wagenberg-Ter Hoeven, published by the... [Lire la suite]

18 août 2016

Andy Warhol photographs available for immediate purchase on artnet Auctions

Andy Warhol (American, 1928–1987), Andy Warhol and Male Model, 1982. Gelatin silver print. Overall Size: 8 x 10 in. (20.32 x 25.4 cm). Acquire Now: 14,400 USD. NEW YORK, NY.- Andy Warhol Photographs, an exciting opportunity to immediately purchase photographs by Pop Art legend Andy Warhol is live on artnet Auctions. American Pop art icon Andy Warhol (1928–1987) was known for taking photographic portraits of his many friends in and outside of the art world. The photographic medium was critical to Warhol’s artistic... [Lire la suite]
16 août 2016

Exhibition presents unprecedented study of Elliott Erwitt's life and work

Elliott Erwitt (American, b. France 1928), Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1950. Gelatin silver print, 26.4 x 39.4 cm (image). Harry Ransom Center Collection © Elliott Erwitt/Magnum Photos. AUSTIN, TX.- The Harry Ransom Center at The University of Texas at Austin presents the exhibition “Elliott Erwitt: Home Around the World” from Aug. 15, 2016, to Jan. 1, 2017. Featuring more than 200 photographs, it is the first exhibition drawn from the extensive Elliott Erwitt Photography Collection, acquired by the Ransom Center in 2015.... [Lire la suite]
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15 août 2016

Gérard Rancinan (Né en 1953), Pierre et Gilles

Lot 87. Gérard Rancinan (Né en 1953), Pierre et Gilles. Photographie, tirage argentique. Signée et numérotée 8 / 8 au dos, 125 x 125 cm. Photo Massol SVV Estimation : 8 000 € / 10 000 €.  Art Moderne & Contemporain, Sculptures, le 15 Août 2016. MASSOL SVV, 14800 DEAUVILLE
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02 août 2016

Max Ernst in Peggy Guggenheim's New York home (1942)

Max Ernst in Peggy Guggenheim's New York home (1942)
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