The Prince’s Rainforests Project and Sony World Photography Awards 2009

  Deadline for amateur submissions extended to 28 February 2009 Final call for professional photographers Budding amateur environmental photographers now have until 28 February 2009 to submit their work to The Prince’s Rainforests Project (PRP) Award, a major new initiative for the 2009 Sony World Photography Awards.  A selection of the best images by amateur… Continue reading The Prince’s Rainforests Project and Sony World Photography Awards 2009

Ireland at the European Month of Photography 2008

‘Ireland. An Insiders View’ gives an impression of up-and-coming Irish photographic talent. In the last few years unprecedented changes have come about in Ireland. The country has transformed itself into a modern, competitive and multi-faceted nation. The cultural landscape of the country, in particular, has undergone important changes. Increased subsidies and the development of photography… Continue reading Ireland at the European Month of Photography 2008

ANNIE LEIBOVITZ: A Photographer’s Life, 1990-2005

National Portrait Gallery 16 October 2008 – 1 February 2009 Wolfson and Ground Floor Lerner Galleries St Martin’s Place London WC2H 0HE Admission £11 Concessions £10/£9 A Photographer’s Life presents over 150 images by one of the world’s best-known photographers. Leibovitz’s celebrated portraits of public figures, including her famous images of Queen Elizabeth II, and… Continue reading ANNIE LEIBOVITZ: A Photographer’s Life, 1990-2005

Ingar Krauss – DAVAO

The artist Hans-Christian Schink opened in spring 2008 his own show room in Berlin, where he intends to invite other artists for guest exhibitions. Parallel to the big “Tropics”-Show in the Martin-Gropius-Bau he is now pleased to present DAVAO, new work by Ingar Krauss. Davao is situated in the very south of the Philippine Isles… Continue reading Ingar Krauss – DAVAO

ABIGAIL O’BRIEN – BELLA

Abigail O’Brien indulges our sweetest fantasies with this elegant body of work. Running like a glamorous ‘photo shoot’, each portrait uses a different color and pose to suggest the different personalities of the exquisite Bella. The petti coated fading Belle poised on her stilettoed pedestals, this ’Glamour Puss’ is at once complex and playful. With… Continue reading ABIGAIL O’BRIEN – BELLA

15th NOORDERLICHT International PhotoFestival

We rarely have the chance to survey the photohistories of Eastern European countries, let along the life, culture, traditions, etc. of so many different countries in the eyes of 35 photographers, as in the 15th Noorderlicht International PhotoFestival. It is a unique opportunity to learn about the History of a great part of Europe that… Continue reading 15th NOORDERLICHT International PhotoFestival

Darkside – Photographic Desire and Sexuality Photographed

For sexuality and fantasy, photography is a central visual instrument: as document, stimulation, instrument of power, and as a form for artistic creation. Photography shows and stylizes pleasure and passion, voyeurism and self-representation, sexual power and consumption. Fantasies and desires form an exciting pact with photography: sexual fantasies demand representation, actively seek disclosure—and photography uses… Continue reading Darkside – Photographic Desire and Sexuality Photographed

Festivals Month: Köln & Biel

19th Internationale Photoszene Köln 2008 1st September – 1st October 2008 www.photoszene.de * * * 12th Photo Festival in Biel /Bienne Make believe. Staged photography 5th – 28th September 2008 Istvan Balogh | Markus Bertschi | Jojakim Cortis / Adrian Sonderegger | Geoffrey Cottenceau / Romain Rousset | Catherine Gfeller | Roland Iselin | Elisa… Continue reading Festivals Month: Köln & Biel

Festivals Month: Köln & Biel

19th Internationale Photoszene Köln 2008 1st September – 1st October 2008 www.photoszene.de * * * 12th Photo Festival in Biel /Bienne Make believe. Staged photography 5th – 28th September 2008 Istvan Balogh | Markus Bertschi | Jojakim Cortis / Adrian Sonderegger | Geoffrey Cottenceau / Romain Rousset | Catherine Gfeller | Roland Iselin | Elisa… Continue reading Festivals Month: Köln & Biel

Ireland at Les Rencontres d’Arles 2008

NEW IRISH PHOTOGRAPHIC WORKS Presented on rue Baudanoni, off rue de la Roquette, Arles: Friday 11 July, la nuit de l’année, 21.00 – 00.00hrs Ireland [an insider’s view] presents a brief overview of emerging Irish photographic talent. In recent years Ireland has undergone an unprecedented process of change. The country has developed from an inward-looking… Continue reading Ireland at Les Rencontres d’Arles 2008