J. Paul Getty Museum Presents "Gordon Parks: The Flávio Story" rebecca Mon, 05/13/2019 - 08:26

Los Angeles – The J. Paul Getty Museum announced an exhibition of photographs by celebrated artist Gordon Parks (American, 1912-2006). On view July 9-November 10, 2019 at the J. Paul Getty Museum, Getty Center, Gordon Parks: The Flávio Story explores one of the most important photo essays Parks produced for Life magazine and traces how its publication prompted an extraordinary sequence of events over several decades.

“Among Others: Photography and the Group” Opens at the Morgan on May 31

New York — The Morgan Library & Museum presents a new exhibition about photography’s unique capacity to represent the bonds that unite people. From posed group portraits and candid street scenes to collages, constructions, and serial imagery, photographers have used many methods to place people in a shared frame of reference. Opening May 31, 2019, Among Others: Photography and the Group brings together more than sixty exceptional works spanning the 1860s to the present to explore the complexity of a type of image that is often taken for granted.

Rare Books &c. at Auction This Week fbcadmin Mon, 04/08/2019 - 09:04

A trio of sales I'll be keeping an eye on this week:


Classic & Contemporary Photographs at Swann April 18 fbcadmin Wed, 03/27/2019 - 08:49

hmcdcamdkpagnhcb.jpgNew York - Classic & Contemporary Photographs will be on offer Thursday, April 18 at Swann Galleries. The auction features diverse images from twentieth-century artists pushing the limits of the medium and its intended use, including Wilson A.