Posts Tagged ‘Robert Frank’

29th Annual ICP Infinity Awards Honors Art, Photo-J, and Photos That Mix Both

Posted by on Thursday May 2, 2013 | Awards/Contests/Grants, Photojournalism

“There is no more meaningful honor than one given by one’s peers,” said photographer David Goldblatt as he accepted the Cornell Capa Lifetime Achievement award last night. Goldblatt’s was the last of the awards given at the 29th Annual International Center of Photography Infinity Awards, an event honoring achievements in photography. The awards presentation, held... More

Spring Photography Auctions Total More Than $30.8 Million, Set Artist Records

Posted by on Wednesday April 10, 2013 | Business, Events, Fine Art

Six photography sales last week at the three major auction houses in New York City brought in more than $30.8 million dollars and included record sales for masters Man Ray and Diane Arbus, among others, as well as contemporary artists including Robert Frank, Richard Misrach, Alex Prager and Viviane Sassen. Two sales at Christie’s on... More

“Lost” Robert Frank Photos Found in NY Times Archive

Posted by on Friday February 17, 2012 | Uncategorized

A series of photographs Robert Frank made in 1958 on commission for The New York Times, which were once thought to have been thrown out, have been discovered by the family of Louis Silverstein, a longtime art director at the Times. The photographs are featured today on the Times‘ Lens blog. A year before he... More