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Bownik - 'Back to the Future' at The Hungarian House of Photography

Mai Manó House, Budapest, Hungary
Groupshow: February 1, 2019 – Macrh 17, 2019

 

The Mai Manó House presents the exhibition Back to the Future. The 19th Century in the 21st Century which focuses on the work of contemporary artists who employ techniques, methods, processes and themes that in one way or another resemble those of early nineteenth-century photographers. As well as being inspired by the pioneering years of photography, they build upon them in surprising ways.

This exhibition is an initiative of Foam in collaboration with C/O Berlin, Germany. Curated by Kim Knoppers (Foam) and Ann-Christin Bertrand (C/O Berlin) in collaboration with Claudia Küssel (Mai Manó House).

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Anja Niemi - 'In Character' at Fotografiska Stockholm

Fotografiska, Stockholm, SE
Soloshow: February 8 - April 7, 2019

 

The Ravestijn Gallery is proud to announce the upcoming solo show of Anja Niemi at Fotografiska in Stockholm. 'In Character' is a comprehensive exhibition with a selection of images from various series.

Opening Thursday February 7, 2019 from 6 - 8:30 pm.
R.S.V.P. via fotografiska@fotografika.se no later then 01-02-19.

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Alinka Echeverria - ICP Lecture series: re-imagining the image

International Center of Photography, New York, USA
Lecture: January 16, 2019 from 18:30 till 20:00

 

Alinka returns to her alma mater, the International Center of Photography in New York, for an evening presentation of her most recent projects. The talk will be followed by a conversation with ICP consulting curator Maya Benton, who is also the curator of her current exhibition Fieldnotes at Sara Kay Gallery.

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Happy Holidays

The gallery will be closed for the holidays
from December 22, 2018 till January 13, 2019

 

2018 Has been quite the year. We moved into our new space, redesigned our website and are in the process of planning new and exciting shows for the coming year.

Save the date: first opening in the new year will be the exhibition 'Love me' by Robin de Puy, opening on Friday February 1st, 2019 from 17:00 till 19:00 pm.

Wishing you a very merry Christmas and all the best for 2019!

 

Image courtesy: 2018 © Nico Krijno

Mona Kuhn - 'She dissapeared into complete silence'

New monography, now available
Publisher Steidl Verlag, Göttingen

 

Acclaimed for her contemporary and intimate depictions of the human form, Kuhn takes a new direction into abstraction in her latest series She Disappeared into Complete Silence. Photographed at a golden modernist structure on the edge of Joshua Tree National Park, architectural lines, light reflections and a single figure have been carefully balanced against the backdrop of the Californian desert.

To order your copy please contact the gallery at info@theravestijngallery.com or directly at Steidl Verlag.

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Vincent Fournier - symposium at the MET

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, USA
Symposium: January 19, 2019

 

"In Our Time: A Year of Architecture in a Day" presents an international roster of today's most exciting and inspiring architects, artists, photographers, writers, and filmmakers, who will share the best spatial projects of 2018 and beyond.

Register for the morning session: https://met.org/2DRF9dF
Register for the afternoon session: https://met.org/2BFslWr

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Vincent Fournier - Lianzhoufoto

Lianzhoufoto, China
Fotofestival: December 1, 2018 - January 3, 2019

 

On show is The Man Machine project. A reflection on how artificial creatures such as robots or other avatars can evolve in our day-to-day life. For this speculative fiction series Fournier staged several humanoid robots in realistic reconstructions of usual domestic scenes: at work, at home, in the streets, during leisure… Situations suggest both empathy and detachment towards the robot.

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Alinka Echeverria - 'Fieldnotes'

Sara Kay Gallery, New York, USA
Soloshow: December 12, 2018 - January 26, 2019

 

‘Fieldnotes’, curated by Maya Benton (Consulting Curator at the International Center of Photography in New York), is Alinka’s first solo exhibition in New York.  Through diverse media including collage, glass works and artist’s film, she reflects on how constructed images of women have been carried forward through time, by way of visual codes and photographic techniques. This research project was initiated during the BMW artist residency at the musée Nicéphore Niépce in Chalon-sur-Saône, France. Intrigued by the biography of the inventor Nicéphore Niépce and the complexity of the colonial archives of the museum, Alinka looks back at the origins of the medium from an anthropological and feminist perspective. 

Part of this ongoing project was previously exhibited as a solo exhibition commissioned by BMW Art & Culture at the Les Rencontres d'Arles and Paris Photo in 2016. It then travelled onto the Musée de la Céramique in Rouen and was shown in a travelling group exhibition curated by FOAM Museum in Amsterdam. In 2019, it will be exhibited as a solo show at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts as part of MOMENTA, Biennale de l'image 2019.

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Amsterdam Art Weekend 2018

Amsterdam galleries
November 22-25, 2018

 

During the Amsterdam Art Weekend, November 22 - 25, the gallery will be open on Saturday and Sunday from 12:00 till 17:00.

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