Photography News, April 2018

Here are your quick clicks on the most interesting photography news items this past month: •  Abbas, Magnum Photographer, Dies at 74: Magnumphotos.com •  Photo London announces the public programme for 2018: Photolondon.org •  Former Photography Professor accused of sexual misconduct: Bostonglobe.com •  Photographer David Slater wins copyright case against monkey: Time.com   View last month’s…

Sotheby’s Arthur Brandt’s Collection Auction Results

Yesterday, Sotheby’s Paris held an auction of over 60 lots from the collection of American collector Arthur Brandt who has been collecting paper-based art for several decades. In the auction, there were photographic works from artists such as Man Ray and Edward Steichen with estimates ranging from €1,500 to €8,000.

Photography News, March 2018

Here are your quick clicks on the most interesting photography news items this past month: • Former National Geographic Photo Editor accused of sexual misconduct: Vox.com • Candida Höfer awarded as Outstanding Contribution to Photography recipient at 2018 Sony World Photography Awards: Sony.co.uk • IKEA to launch select collection of Hasselblad masters photography: Hasselblad.com •…

Photography News, February 2018

A brief list of various photography news items from February: • Male Models Say Mario Testing and Bruce Weber Sexually Exploited Them: NYTimes.com • Andreas Gursky’s super-sized photographs open London’s Hayward Gallery : BBC.co.uk • Japan’s Fujifilm to take control of Xerox: FT.com

Upcoming Photography Auctions, 2018

Now that 2018 is in full swing, several photography auctions have been announced for the year ahead, as well as changes to previously announced auctions including Christie’s May Photographs auction, which has switched from 16th May to 17th May, and an additional Photographs auction has been set for Christie’s New York.

Christie’s Bill Brandt & Garry Winogrand Auction Results

Christie’s hosted the first photography auctions of this year with two online auctions. Both auctions sold photographs from the MoMA collection by British photographer Bill Brandt and American photographer Garry Winogrand. The MoMA: Bill Brandt auction brought the highest selling photograph of the month with a price realisation of $35,000 for Brandt’s Jean Arp, 1960…

Preliminary Auction Dates 2018

After several stand-out photography sales last year, including new additions to the list of most expensive photographs sold at auction, 2018 looks to bring another interesting year of exhibitions and sales from the top auction houses around the world. Here is a brief list of auctions set to take place this year, and their preliminary…