11 mars 2017

Trine Søndergaard, Interior

Trine Søndergaard, Interior © Trine Søndergaard Trine Søndergaard, Interior © Trine Søndergaard  Trine Søndergaard, Interior © Trine Søndergaard Les « Intérieurs » photographiés sont de grandes pièces vides éclairées uniquement par la lumière naturelle provenant de fenêtres, de portes ou de velux. Il n’y a aucun mobilier et plus aucune trace de présence humaine. Trine Søndergaard vit et travaille à Copenhague. Elle expose dans le monde entier et a déjà publié plusieurs livres chez... [Lire la suite]
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11 mars 2017

"In Egypt: Travellers and Photographers 1850-1900" opens at Huis Marseille

Bonfils. Sfinx en piramides van Gizeh / Sphinx and Pyramids of Giza, ca. 1870 - ca. 1898. Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, RP-F-F00992-A AMSTERDAM.- This spring, Huis Marseille will host a major exhibition about 19th century photography in Egypt. Join us for a trip along the Nile in the footsteps of the many travellers and photographers who rediscovered the country in the 19th century. The exhibition consists entirely of objects from Dutch collections and offers a diverse portrayal of both the country and photography. From... [Lire la suite]
26 février 2017

Thomas Child. Before Beijing: A Rare View of China's Last Dynasty

The wedding portrait of Zeng Jifen and Nie ji Gui, who were only recently identified. The bride is the daughter of Marquis Zeng Guofan, a high-ranking Chinese official during the Qing dynasty. © Thomas Child / Stephan Loewentheil Historical Photography of China Collection / Courtesy of the Sidney Mishkin Gallery. In May of 1870, Thomas Child was hired by the Imperial Maritime Customs Service to be a gas engineer in Peking (Beijing). The 29-year-old Englishman left behind his wife and three children to become one of roughly 100... [Lire la suite]
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26 février 2017

19th Century Rare Book & Photograph Shop at Asia Week, New York, 9-18 march 2017

John Thomson, Island Pagoda. Carbon print from Foochow and the River Min (1873) © 19th Century Rare Book & Photograph Shop John Thomsom, Yuen-Fu Monastery Cave, Fuzhou, c.1873. Carbon print. 12 x 8 in (30.3 x 23 cm) © 19th Century Rare Book & Photograph Shop Felice Beato, The Great Imperial Palace Yuen Min Yuen before the burning, Peking, Oct. 18, 1860. Albumen silver print © 19th Century Rare Book & Photograph Shop Thomas Child, No. 206, Fountain... [Lire la suite]
21 février 2017

Pure by Bettina Güber

 Pure by Bettina Güber
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21 février 2017

Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg opens first institutional solo exhibition of photo artist Pieter Hugo in Germany

 Pieter Hugo, WITH MY SON, JAKOB HUGO, NATURES VALLEY, AUS DER SERIE „KIN”, 2006-2013, 2014 c-print © Pieter Hugo, Priska Pasquer, Cologne WOLFSBURG.- What divides us and what unites us? How do people of all colors live with the shadows of cultural repression or political dominance? The South African photographer Pieter Hugo (* 1976 in Johannesburg) explores these questions in his portraits, still lifes, and landscapes. After solo exhibitions at the Hague Museum of Photography, the Musée de l’Elysée Lausanne, Müpa... [Lire la suite]
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19 février 2017

Dutch photographer Ferry van der Nat opens exhibition at the Ravestijn Gallery

Ferry van der Nat, Explicit images! AMSTERDAM.- Dutch photographer Ferry van der Nat, formerly known as Mr. Polaroid, has done it all. He’s been a chef, makeup artist to a touring drag queen show, made wigs for Victor & Rolf, and is a celebrated fashion editor, stylist and photographer. The word polymath doesn’t begin to describe the energy he has for life. Like Andy Warhol before him, it’s his intimate and provocative Polaroids of male muses, turned into a book Mr. published by MENDO, that define him as a true... [Lire la suite]
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31 janvier 2017

Foam opens exhibition of works by Ren Hang

Ren Han, Untitled, 2016 © Ren Hang / courtesy Stieglitz19. AMSTERDAM.- Provocative, but also poetic. Foam is exhibiting the explicit photographs of Ren Hang (1987, CN). The photographer was selected by the Outset | Unseen Exhibition Fund during the Unseen Photo Fair 2016, his exhibition at Foam is the result. Naked youths, mostly Chinese and every one as beautiful and unashamed as the next, take centre stage in the work of Ren Hang. Swans, peacocks, fish and snakes, as well as cherries, apples, flowers,... [Lire la suite]
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23 janvier 2017

SFMOMA presents "diane arbus: in the beginning" in the new Pritzker Center for Photography

Diane Arbus, Lady on a bus, N.Y.C., 1957; courtesy The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York / copyright © The Estate of Diane Arbus, LLC. All rights reserved/  SAN FRANCISCO, CA.- The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art presents the West Coast debut of the acclaimed exhibition diane arbus: in the beginning, on view January 21 through April 30, 2017. Organized by The Metropolitan Museum of Art, diane arbus: in the beginning considers the first seven years of the photographer’s career, from 1956 to 1962. Bringing... [Lire la suite]
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06 janvier 2017

Camille Dolard (1810-après 1884), Autoportrait en fumeur de narguilé dans un décor oriental, 1845

Camille Dolard (1810-après 1884), Autoportrait en fumeur de narguilé dans un décor oriental, 1845, daguerréotype pleine plaque, 16,5 x 21,3 cm (à vue). Adjugé : 196 004 €. Mardi 20 décembre, salle 1 - Drouot-Richelieu. Millon OVV et Baron-Ribeyre & Associés OVV. M. Goeury.