Sally Mann ‘Remembered Light’ Exhibition

Sally Mann’s “Remembered Light: Cy Twombly in Lexington” has gone on show in Rome this week at the Gagosian Gallery. The photographs were taken between 1999 and 2012 and consist of black and white and colour photographs taken on film and digital of Cy Twombly’s Lexington, Virginia Studio. The show runs until 8th September 2017….

Photography News June 2017

Photographer Keiichi Tahara has died at 66: loeildelphotographie.com The BMW Art Journey has been awarded to Astha Butail: BMWGroup.com Athens Photo Festival has begun and runs until 30th June: Photofestival.gr

Photography Auctions Calendar

Summer usually sees a lull in photography auctions, and this year is no different. Once August ends, however, 7 auctions are due – each celebrating photography, from Sotheby’s, Phillips and Dreweatts. Christies are yet to announce an autumn auction for their photography department, though one is expected. Scheduled auctions are as follows…

Bonhams Photographs Auction, April 2017

Bonham’s most recent photography auction (Photographs, 25 April 2017) included prints by a host of marquee-name photographers such as Julia Margaret Cameron, Edward Mubridge, Alfred Stieglitz, Edward Steichen, Eugene Atget,

Auction: The Photography Collection of Eric Franck

Sotheby’s recent Photography auction ‘The Discerning Eye: Property from the Collection of Eric Franck’ realised a total of £319,188 from the sales of 49 prints from the collector and dealer’s catalogue. Works by Henri Cartier-Bresson, Robert Capa, Josef Koudelka and Bill Brandt were available in the auction, including Cartier-Bresson’s rare Barcelona and Le DDT a…

Photography News May/June 2017

Marie Cosindas, Pioneer of Colour Photography, Dies at 93: artnews.com Florian Ebner has been announced as Centre Pompidou’s Chief of Photography: LoeildelaPhotographie.com Karl Lagerfeld will be the Guest of Honour at this year’s Paris Photo: Parisphoto.com  

Christie’s Auctions: Art Contemporain Vente du jour

Christie’s Paris will be auctioning several photographic prints amongst its contemporary art day time auction. These include works by Hiroshi Sugimoto with an estimate of EUR 12-18,000, Ahmet Ertug with an estimate of EUR 30-40,000 and Darren Almond with an estimate of EUR 8-12,000. View all lots available and register to bid here Image © Ahmet…

Historic European Photographs Catalog

An online catalogue of over 2 million historic photographs from the first 100 years of Photography in Europe has launched via the International Consortium for Photographic Heritage. The collection includes work from Edward Muybridge, Louis Daguerre, Man Ray and Julia Margaret Cameron. click here to search

Phillips’ Photography Auction smashes world records

In Phillips’ most recent Photography auction (Ultimate, and Ultimate Campaign), seven new World Auction Records were reached including Artist Records for Bruce Weber, Shoe Nichino and Seiji Kurata. The auctions took place on 18th May in London and realised £2,344,875 as a result of the sales. In a statement Phillips claimed  “Achieving the second highest total…

Relevant Links; Exhibitions June 2017

London’s The Photographers’ Gallery is showcasing Roger Mayne’s first major exhibition since 1999: click here A exhibition of work by Joel Meyerowitz is currently on display at Beetles+Huxley Gallery in London click here Howard Greenberg Gallery in New York is showing Tom Arndt’s work ‘Where I Live’ until July. click here In other news, Ian…

Phillips’ Warhol in China Auction

The auction, held on 28th May in Hong Kong, presented over 200 photographs taken by Andy Warhol during his 1982 visit to Asia. The most expensive lot sold was a 21×27 inch collection of four stitched gelatine silver prints titled ‘The Great Wall of China’ with an estimate of HK$600,000-$900,000, which sold for HK$875,000. For…