Posts Tagged ‘Paris Photo’

Daniel Mayrit Wins $10K First PhotoBook Award from Aperture, Paris Photo

Posted by on Friday November 13, 2015 | Awards/Contests/Grants

Daniel Mayrit has won the First PhotoBook Award and a $10,000 prize at the Paris Photo-Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards. The award, which is given for an outstanding monograph, was announced today at a ceremony at the Paris Photo festival. Mayrit’s book, You Haven’t Seen Their Faces (published by Riot Books) features photos of “the most... More

Awards, Book Fairs, Exhibitions and Other Photo Happenings

Posted by on Wednesday May 15, 2013 | Awards/Contests/Grants, Events, Fine Art

Exhibitions and Other Happenings: TOMORROW! Columbia College Chicago is hosting an informal portfolio review for their graduating photography students from 5-8pm tomorrow, May 16. Creative professionals are invited to go check out the work of this group of young photographers. There will be food and drink and conversations about photography. http://www.colum.edu/industryevents/events/photography-review.php The Philadelphia Photo Arts... More

Aperture and Paris Photo Announce First PhotoBook Prize, PhotoBook of the Year

Posted by on Friday November 16, 2012 | Awards/Contests/Grants, Events, Fine Art

Paris Photo and the Aperture Foundation announced the winners of the first annual Paris Photo Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards today. The First PhotoBook Award went to Dutch photographer David Galjaard for his self-published book Concresco, about the remaining cold-war-era bunkers that dot the Albanian landscape. Open to all new bookmakers, the award includes a $10,000... More

Paris Photo Comes to Los Angeles April 2013

Posted by on Friday June 8, 2012 | Events, Fine Art

Californians: Have you ever wanted to attend Paris Photo, but couldn’t face the airfare, jet lag, or chance of a general strike?  Paris Photo, the international art fair, will launch its first event in the US next year. The organizers of Paris Photo, which is managed by Reed Expositions France, yesterday announced the creation of... More

Cartier-Bresson Photo Sets Record at Christie’s Auction in Paris

Posted by on Thursday November 17, 2011 | Events, Photojournalism

Christie’s took advantage of the interest surrounding Paris Photo last week by holding three auctions at their Paris auction house, one of which saw a photograph by Henri Cartier-Bresson fetch a record price for the photographer of $590,455. The record-breaking 1946 print of Derrière la Gare Saint-Lazare, Paris, 1932, the famous photograph of a man... More