Sotheby’s ‘Cecil Beaton: Portraits of Vivien Leigh’ Exhibition

Sotheby’s announce a Photography sale in a few weeks time, concerning portraits of Vivien Leigh taken by Cecil Beaton. The exhibition runs from the 12th of September to the 26th, to coincide with the anniversary auction of Leigh’s belongings due to take place on the 26th. The exhibition will take place at Sotheby’s London. Advertisements

Frieze London 2016 Announced

The annual Frieze art fair in London has announced its participating galleries and artists for this year’s edition. Frieze London is returning a week earlier this year, running from 6th-9th October at Regent’s Park, alongside Frieze Masters. Check out the full listings and information and ticket prices at the official website: click here.  

Photo Basel 2016

Art Basel’s annual festival opens on 16th June in Basel, but Switzerland’s first art fair dedicated solely to photography returns for the second time the day before on 15th June and runs until the 19th June, held at Volkshaus. Participating galleries include: Alain Gutharc (France) Bildhalle (Switzerland) camara oscura galeria de arte (Spain) Catherine &…

Photo London tickets

The second edition of Photo London will be taking place at Somerset House between 19-22 May 2016. In addition to the main Fair of 80 of the world’s leading galleries, your ticket to Photo London includes access to major publishers, book signings, special installations and entry to three major exhibitions commissioned with the generous support…

Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Winners 2015

The 2015 Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize has been announced with the £12,000 first prize awarded to David Stewart. Stewart’s portrait of his daughter and her four friends (above) was selected from 4,929 submissions. Stewart’s image was first composed and entered into the competition in 2008 before deciding to re-stage it and re-enter it last year….

Paris Photo 2015

Paris Photo 2015 starts on Thursday 12th November and runs until Sunday 15th November at the Grand Palais. 146 galleries are involved showing works ranging from Guy Bourdin at Louise Alexander to Brassai at Karsten Greve, as well as 26 Publishers taking part at the 19th edition of the fair. Exhibitions, Competitions, Book Signings and other…

Annie Leibovitz ‘Women: New Portrait’ International Tour

Image: Annie Leibovitz with her children, Sarah, Susan and Samuelle, Rhinebeck, New York, 2015 (©Annie Leibovitz.) On 16th January 2016 Annie Leibovitz is to begin a 10-city 12 month international tour of her new series ‘WOMEN: New Portrait’, an update of her ‘Women’ series of photographs, which were originally created in collaboration with Susan Sontag 15 years ago….