Tuesday, August 7, 2007

New Photograpy from the UK



Image by Michael Linington:
http://www.source.ie/graduate/institutions/camberwell/linmic/linmic1.html

Source magazine is hosting a significant collection of work by recent photography graduates. Wade through it if you're feeling up to the task:
http://www.source.ie/graduate/index.html

Monday, July 2, 2007

Thursday, June 28, 2007

Tuesday, June 26, 2007

Kyungwoo Chun


Kyungwoo Chun's long-exposure imagery is on view in Amsterdam at Van Zoetendaal through July 1st. To see the complete work you'll need to click on his name in the artist's section.

Saturday, June 23, 2007

Karin Apollonia Müller


This exhibition of Los Angeles photographs "Edges" by Karin Apollina Müller just ended at the Karyn Lovegrove Gallery. View her artist page for more images.

Sunday, June 17, 2007

Florien Maier-Aichen


Florien Maier-Aichen will show his work at the Los Angeles MOCA Pacific Design Center from June 28th to September 30th:

Friday, June 15, 2007

Autochrome


The National Media Museum in Britain is celebrating the 100th anniversary of the Autochrome- the earliest practical method of making color photographs. Be sure to check out the Technical Details section to learn how they were made:

Monday, June 11, 2007

Nigel Grierson

Nigel Grierson's work is on view at the Craig Krull Gallery in L.A. through June 30th. Mr. Grierson is best known for images made for the 4AD record label.

Wednesday, June 6, 2007

Developing Greatness


As part of the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art's grand re-opening, an exhibition of images from the early years of American photography will be on display. The Nelson is a great institution that will surely become even more significant with its recent expansion.
http://www.nelson-atkins.org/art/ExhibitionsCurrent.cfm

Keith Davis, curator of the Hallmark photographic collection, will also publilsh a companion volume this fall that follows his excellent photographic history, From Dry Plate to Digital.

Wednesday, May 30, 2007

Lori Nix

View new work by Lori Nix at Seattle's Gail Gibson Gallery through June 23rd:
View Ms. Nix' personal site here:

Wednesday, May 23, 2007

How We Are: Photographing Britain

How We Are: Photographing Britain spans history from photography's inception to current artists. On View at the Tate Britain through September 2nd.

Wednesday, May 16, 2007

Fischli and Weiss


If you're headed to the new Andreas Gursky show at Matthew Marks, don't overlook Swiss maniacs, Peter Fischli and David Weiss, whose work will be on view through June 30th.

http://www.matthewmarks.com/index.php?n=2&c=7&e=431&l=103&im=1

Also be sure to check out their filmic acrobatics in 1987's The Way Things Go:


Thursday, May 10, 2007

Fotofest Beijing 2006


Trudge through a lot of work from Fotofest Beijing on Photo-Eye's slow Visual Server. Most of this work looks especially dull if you've been to China. It also seems that melodramatic staged images have become ubiquitous internationally, not just in your local BFA program.

Here are a select few:

Yan Shi/阎实
Luo Dan/骆丹

Wednesday, May 9, 2007

Zarina Bhimji


Zarina Bhimji was just nominated for Brtain's prestigious Turner Prize. View her work at:

Monday, May 7, 2007

Sunday, May 6, 2007

Ironic Superheroes

Marc Newport knits superhero outfits. View his work at Greg Kucera Gallery:



Dulce Pinzon photographs Mexican immigrant workers working in the United States.



Cao Fei's work is on view at the Tate Liverpool through June 10th.

View her personal site at:

Tuesday, April 24, 2007

Tuesday, April 17, 2007

Pieter Hugo

Maybe only Africans can photograph Africa. Fortunately for us Pieter Hugo fits the bill as he hails from South Africa. Mr. Hugo won the Standard Bank Young Artist award for 2007. View his portraits of wild honey collectors here:

Sunday, April 15, 2007