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PETER LINDBERGH AT GAGOSIAN PARIS

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Over the course of his career, Lindbergh has taken inspiration for his photography from modern dance, early German and East European cinema and photography, as well as his own personal history, resulting in a bold, elemental photographic language. With a minimum of artifice, spare styling, and openness to improvisation, he allows the innate character and […]

ERICA BAUM : THE PAPER NAUTILUS

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ERICA BAUM The Paper Nautilus Bureau, NYC September 7 – October 26 2014 Bureau is pleased to open the 2014 fall season with Erica Baum’s exhibition, The Paper Nautilus. Baum has become internationally known for her photographic work mining found printed sources for text and image. This exhibition presents work from three distinct series primarily focusing […]

STERLING RUBY’S TRAINS AT NIGHT GALLERY

Richard Hawkins & Marcel Alcala 
(image courtesy of Night Gallery, photo: Dawn Blackman)

TRAINS Night Gallery THE EXHIBITION WILL BE LAID OUT IN LINES. THE EXHIBITION WILL BE HUNG IN SEQUENCES BREAKING CHRONOLOGY. THE EXHIBITION WILL BE FORMAL, BUT NOT JUST SHAPES. PHOTOGRAPHY AND SCULPTURE ARE NOT THE SAME THING, BUT THEY ARE COMPANIONS. SOME CHOOSE MORE, SOME CHOOSE LESS, EVERYONE HAS TO HAVE AT LEAST TWO, AND […]

PETER HUJAR AT MAUREEN PALEY

Paul Thek Outside Oakleyville House, 1966

In her introduction to Portraits in Life and Death, Susan Sontag wrote, ‘… Fleshed and moist-eyed friends and acquaintances stand, sit, slouch, mostly lie – and are made to appear to meditate on their own mortality… Peter Hujar knows that portraits in life are always, also, portraits in death.’ MAUREEN PALEY 21 Herald Street London […]

WEEKLY WRAP UP | AUGUST 11-15, 2014

'Seafood,' collage on paper, © Sammy Slabbinck 2013

This week on the blog we discovered, the wonderful public library collection at the Brand Library & Art Center in Glendale, CA, and the lotus bed in Echo Park Lake. We shared photos of Oscar Tuazon’s Live Steam Shift Whistle on The Downs, Bristol, UK, Joe Bradley’s exhibition at Le Consortium, art group Gelitin’s cave art in Costa Rica, and […]

207 PHOTOGRAMS, MARIA EISL

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Book of the summer 207 Photograms Maria Eisl Edition of 3 248 pages 22 X 29 cm Hard Cover    

WOLFGANG TILLMANS AT MANIFESTA 10

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This year, Manifesta 10 takes place at the Hermitage Museum on the Neva River in central St. Petersburg, Russia. Wolfgang Tillmans’s work is part of the biennial, and as always it looks amazing. The way the photographs are hung is bright, clever, and meticulous! 28 June – 31 October 2014 St.Petersburg, Russia The State Hermitage Museum