PARIS PHOTO 2016

Louis Pierson 'The Countess of Castiglione' c. 1863 (James Hyman Gallery)

Louis Pierson ‘The Countess of Castiglione’ c. 1863 (James Hyman Gallery)

At the Grand-Palais from 10th to 13th November 2016

November is the month for photography. Paris Photo has become the unmissable event gathering vintage photographs along with documentary and contemporary art prints. This 20th edition, under the magnificent Grand-Palais glass roof, is a display of the best works international and French galleries have to offer.

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EXHIBITION: The intimate world of Josef SUDEK

Josef SUDEK, 'La Dernière Rose' 1956. Épreuve gélatino-argentique, 28,2 x 23,2 cm. Musée des beaux-arts du Canada, Ottawa. Don anonyme, 2010. © Succession Josef Sudek

Josef SUDEK, ‘La Dernière Rose’ 1956. Épreuve gélatino-argentique, 28,2 x 23,2 cm. Musée des beaux-arts du Canada, Ottawa. Don anonyme, 2010. © Succession Josef Sudek

 

At the Jeu de Paume gallery until 25th September 2016

Asweet melancholy emanates from the black and white pictures of Czech photographer Josef Sudek (Kolin, 1896- Prague, 1976). The exhibition on view at the Jeu de Paume gallery titled The Intimate World of Josef Sudek plunges us into the intimacy of his studio, crammed with things. Nowadays he would be called a hoarder, though rather than collecting indiscriminately, he carefully selected Continue reading…

EXHIBITION Louis STETTNER : Ici Ailleurs (Here Elsewhere)

Louis Stettner, "Tony", de la série "Pepe et Tony, Pêcheurs espagnols", Ibiza, Espagne, 1956, Collection Centre Pompidou, Musée national d'art moderne, Paris. Don de l'artiste en 2015 © Centre Pompidou/Dist. RMN-GP © Louis Stettner

Louis Stettner, “Tony”, de la série “Pepe et Tony, Pêcheurs espagnols”, Ibiza, Espagne, 1956, Collection Centre Pompidou, Musée national d’art moderne, Paris. Don de l’artiste en 2015 © Centre Pompidou/Dist. RMN-GP © Louis Stettner

Louis STETTNER at the Pompidou Center until 12th Septembre 2016

Today at the age of 93, Louis Stettner has built a rich and intense photographic body of work fuelled by his encounters here and elsewhere, as titled by his retrospective at the Pompidou Center: Ici Ailleurs. For eight decades, the pulsating hearts of Paris and New York have been monitored click by click by this indefatigable image hunter born in Continue reading…

EXHIBITION : JR : DECADE. Portrait of a generation

JR. Ballet dancers in containers

Until 17th October 2015 at Galerie Perrotin

Once again, gallery owner Emmanuel Perrotin has chosen to unveil the much awaited exhibition of French artist JR to the sound of music. After Massive Attack, in 2011, it was the turn of rapper Mos Def to introduce, during the opening of the exhibition:DECADE. Portrait of a generation, the work of the 32 year-old French artist, known for his Continue reading…

Exhibition Franck LANDRON : EX TIME

Franck Landron, 1979. Porquerolles. Bibi avant la chute. © Franck Landron / agence révélateur

Franck Landron, 1979. Porquerolles. Bibi avant la chute. © Franck Landron / agence révélateur

Until 4th October 2015 at the House of  Photography Robert Doisneau, in Gentilly

ARTICLE BY INES DELABAERE. The House of Photography Robert Doisneau (Maison de la photographie Robert Doisneau) invites us to contemplate the youth and adolescence of Franck Landron (born in 1957) in its latest exhibition EX TIME. Landron Continue reading…

Germaine KRULL: A Photographer’s Journey

Portrait de Germaine Krull, Berlin, 1922. Hans Basler
Tirage gélatino–argentique, 15,9 x 22 cm.
Museum Folkwang, Essen. © Estate Germaine Krull, Museum Folkwang, Essen

Until 27th September 2015 at the Jeu de Paume gallery

LThe Jeu de Paume gallery pays a splendid tribute to German photographer Germaine Krull (1897-1985). While the work of her contemporaries, Man Ray, Moholy-Nagy and Kertész, has widely been exposed, the free spirited, politically engaged woman photographer has long remained in the shadow. This is probably due to the fact that Continue reading…