Photography // Tuesday, March 17, 2015
With 20 days remaining, award-winning British photojournalist Peter Dench is running a Kickstarter campaign to publish a photo book of his photographic series “British Abroad”. The series visually examines the “clubbing holiday” taken abroad by many British youths and the alcohol soaked events that occur.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, March 17, 2015
As you will see today, we are going on model-trend. This is a pretty cool story of Swiss artists Jojakim Cortis and Adrian Sonderegger taking time away from design jobs in 2012 to recreate the famous Andreas Gursky's Rhein II photograph using a "still life built completely in their studio." The end result turned into a series of models the duo created from some of the most famous photographs ever taken.
Photography // Monday, March 16, 2015
In his series “Life On The Line”, London-based photographer Cristian Barnett traveled to the Arctic Circle thirteen times over the course of eight years to document and celebrate the diversity and culture of the people who choose to make the remote and frigid area their home.
Photography // Monday, March 16, 2015
In his latest series, Assembly, photographer Osamu Yokonami comments on personal identity within a social group. Over the course of many seasons, Yokonami depicts uniformed girls acting in unison, set against the vastness of nature. With this he achieves a simplicity that allows the individual girls to disappear, and the expressiveness of the group to come forward.
Street Art // Monday, March 09, 2015
Internationaly renwoned Danish photographer Søren Solkær is set to launch a worldwide exhibition and book project. Solkær has travelled the globe for three years in search of the most significant figures in street art and graffiti. SURFACE features portraits of many of the most prominent figures on the contemporary scene as well as the pioneering icons.
Juxtapoz // Monday, March 09, 2015
In a similar vein to The Invislible Man, Liu Bolin, body painter Natalie Fletcher's "Lost in the Landscape" series features models painted to blend in with their landscapes.
Fashion // Friday, March 06, 2015
Hans Feurer is the first monograph on the fashion photography of Swiss born Hans Feurer who has been shooting fashion since the late 60s. Feurer was the founding photographer of the legendary Pirelli calendar in 1974.
Street Art // Tuesday, March 03, 2015
JR is currently installing wheatpastes and shooting a film in Ellis island's historic south side buildings as part of an upcoming exhibition "Unframed — Ellis Island" that will be part of the new public tours to be conducted by Save Ellis Island. The artist is preparing life size historic photographs of Ellis Island immigrants that will be pasted on 16 or more selected interior walls on the south side of Ellis Island. The artist’s intent is to evoke a sense of time and place and give context to the human lives that were touched by their time at Ellis Island.
Erotica // Monday, March 02, 2015
This show just came down, but is definitely of note because it featured some of our favorite young photographers working today: Steven Kasher Gallery, in conjunction with Kasher|Potamkin, is proud to present the exhibition Pheromone Hotbox. The exhibition showcased the work of five young women photographers: Aneta Bartos, Amanda Charchian, Shae Detar, Olivia Locher, and Marianna Rothen.
Photography // Sunday, March 01, 2015
Curated by Peter Galassi, former Chief Curator of Photography at The Museum of Modern Art, New York, “In the Studio: Photographs,” includes over 150 photographs by 40 artists—spanning from the origin of the medium to the late twentieth century—and is divided into three particularly rich themes within the broader subject of images of the artist's studio.