Photography Books: 3

In a series of posts bringing you four of the best photo books. This edition looks at work from Joachim Schmeisser, Gestalten Creative Agency, Steve McCurry, and a revolutionary compilation of images from Magnum Photos.

Photography As A Commodity: How Photography Is Attracting Investors

Whether you’re a buyer or a seller, it is becoming more and more apparent that photography is establishing itself as a serious contender in the art market.

Photography Books; 2

The second in a series of posts bringing you four of the best photo books currently available. This edition looks at work from Cecil Beaton, René Burri, Elliot Erwitt, and Stephen Shore. Cecil Beaton Cecil Beaton became a household name and celebrated photographer and designer after the second world war, when he photographed and designed…

What You Need To Know About…Richard Prince

After posts on Andreas Gursky and Cindy Sherman, the third instalment in this series features Richard Prince, whose Spiritual America is the second most expensive photograph ever sold at auction at $3.9 million.

Photography Books

In a series of posts bringing you four of the best photo books. This edition looks at work from Juergen Teller, Hugo Rittson Thomas, Steve McCurry, and a historic compilation of photobooks from Magnum Photos. Juergen Teller Juergen Teller is a fashion and fine-art photographer whose works have featured in the pages of Vogue, The…

What You Need To Know About…Cindy Sherman

Following on from the first instalment in the series, this edition profiles Cindy Sherman whose work is the most successful at auction for a female photographer, and second only to Andreas Gursky. Sherman’s Untitled 96 is the third most expensive photograph to sell at auction. Profile Born 19th January 1954 Best known for Untitled Film…

What You Need To Know About…Andreas Gursky

In a series of features, Photography At Auction will be exploring the practitioners who have created some of the most expensive photographs to have ever sold at auction. This first instalment brings a succinct profile of Andreas Gursky, who is one of the most popular artists to have work sold for over $1 million, and…