Germaine Krull "A Photographer's Journey" @ Jeu de Paume, Paris

Photography // Thursday, June 11, 2015
Germaine Krull (Wilda-Poznań, East Prussia [after 1919: Poland], 1897-Wetzlar, Germany, 1985) is at once one of the best-known figures in the history of photography, by virtue of her role in the avant-garde's from 1920 to 1940, and a pioneer of modern photojournalism. She was also the first to publish in book form as an end in itself.

The Sensory Self-Portraits of Edu Monteiro

Photography // Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Edu Monteiro transforms himself in his work, disguising his face until he himself is indistinguishable. In his work, the artist himself become’s a sculpture to be photographed combining elements of sculpture, performance, and photography. He wraps himself in various items such as cigarettes, fruit, stuffed animals, and a squid to create these strange and striking portraits/sculptures. The results of his transformations are both humorous and grotesque.

Magnum's $100 square print sale

Photography // Tuesday, June 09, 2015
The prestigious international photography cooperative, Magnum Photos, originally co-founded by Henri Cartier-Bresson, is having a very rare print sale that includes 51 photographer’s photos. The idea was simple, each participant was asked to select a specific image that they felt changed or represented a turning point in their craft. The line up is heavy to no surprise and the selection is diverse. 

video: InFrame Jessica Lehrman

Photography // Monday, June 08, 2015
“In terms of photography and the photo world, I’m doing everything wrong,” says Brooklyn-based photographer Jessica Lehrman when speaking about her work, but that’s probably the secret to her success. Raised in an unconventional setting traveling around in a van and being home-schooled by her parents, Jessica Lehrman’s upbringing most likely conditioned her to be a fearless and watchful photographer.

The Self-Portraits of Samantha Geballe

Photography // Monday, June 08, 2015
Samantha Geballe’s self-portraits provide the viewer with a very powerful, intimate look at her both physically and psychologically. These photographs explore an introspective view of the artist and function to combat misogynistic female beauty standards. In her own words: “My work focuses on conceptual portraiture, allowing for the exploration of human emotion from the inside out. I am currently working on an on-going self-portrait series focused on body image and healing that challenges viewers to question what is means to accept oneself.” 

Aerial Landscapes by Alexander Heilner

Photography // Monday, June 08, 2015
Since 2007, Baltimore-based artist and educator Alexander Heilner has been hiring small planes to aid in the exploration and documentation of his interest in the way infrastructure and human elements interact from an aerial perspective. “As the child of an airline employee,” he says “I clocked countless hours with my face pressed against the windows of various aircraft, or scrutinizing maps of my next destination.” 

The work of Guido Gazzilli

Photography // Saturday, June 06, 2015
Guido Gazzilli who spits his time between Rome and Berlin, is an exceptional photojournalist and teacher of photography. With a captivating quality to his work especially when shooting in black and white, his images are dark, gritty and high contrast. When not shooting personal work, he can be found shooting for clients like Nike, Addidas, Rolling Stone, Vice, GQ and more.

Fraction Magazine’s “Fraction of a Second”

Photography // Friday, June 05, 2015
Until August 8th, the multi-site exhibition “Fraction of a Second” put on by Fraction Magazine will be on display at 516 ARTS and the UNM Art Museum in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The show is part of a collaborative initiative in Albuquerque with a goal of showcasing historical and contemporary photography called “PhotoSummer.” 

"To Be Here" by Kory Jean Kingsley

Photography // Friday, June 05, 2015
After living in Savannah, Georgia for the past four years, New England based photographer Kory Jean Kingsley developed a strong connection to the culture of the Southeast and to her day-to-day interactions with the people of the area. Focusing specifically on her exchanges with black men, Kingsley, a white female, addresses and challenges certain stereotypes from not only her own perspective, but from that of her subjects in her series To Be Here.

The Surreal Photographs of Hugh Kretschmer

Photography // Thursday, June 04, 2015
Hugh Kretschmer’s photographs are highly conceptual as well as imaginative. According to Kretschmer, “ My ideas are conjured-up by my dreams and desires of what life could be, if only… They are commentaries on the human condition and seek to embrace the strengths and weaknesses we all share; illustrated through quirk and irony.” 

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