Exhibitions at Paris Photo - Grand Palais
Gare du Nord train station and at Paris Photo
Paris Photo, Picto Foundation, and SNCF Gares & Connexions partner to launch a platform in promotion of the discovery and exposure of outstanding young talent within masters or bachelor programs in European schools for photography and the visual arts. Four student projects, selected by a jury, will be presented in a large format exhibition in Paris’ Gare du Nord train station (mid-Oct – Nov) and in a dedicated space at Paris Photo. Their work will also be the highlighted in a rou… more
HELGA DE ALVEAR COLLECTION
Looking at works of art in a collection implies surrounding oneself with « Things » that form part of the universe of another person. Walter Benjamin said that one of the most intimate relationships that can be established with objects is that of possession. That is why working with the photographs and videos of the Helga de Alvear Collection is an act of both voyeurism and complicity.
This selection of photographs and videos from the Helga de Alvear Collection is, evidently, a pro… more
For its 42nd Carte Blanche, by New York photographer Martin Schoeller, Pernod Ricard decided to step outside of the box for a genuine face-to-face. Eighteen employees from around the world faced the artist's lens, just the way they are. The result is 18 portraits whose simplicity is exactly what gives them their power and intensity.
A master of portraiture, Martin Schoeller has adapted his famous Close Up series to a private commission for the first time. Using the same light, frame and an… more
JPMorgan Chase Art Collection
Huawei presents the #OO Gallery
Hassan Hajjaj and the « Documenting Dream » Project
Hassan Hajjaj is a Moroccan-born and London-based artist known for his stylized photography that has earned him the nickname “the Andy Warhol of Marrakech”.
Vivid, Andy Warhol-esque photography, film and installation is the trademark of artist Hassan Hajjaj. Whether appropriating from hip-hop, North African heritage or Coca-cola crates, Hajjaj’s visual fingerprint is a comment on high and low branding and the eff… more
J.P. Morgan Private Bank
Paris Photo 2011
PARIS PHOTO10-13 NOV 2011GRAND PALAISWWW.PARISPHOTO.FRPlace of honour for AfricaFollowing Germany, the Netherlands, Mexico, Switzerland, Spain, the Nordic Countries, Italy, Japan, the Middle East and central Europe, Paris Photo is giving African photography the place of honour this year, from Bamako to Cape Town. • Les Rencontres de Bamako held within a dedicated area, will be offering a glimpse of the new generation of African artists, spotted at the Biennial of African Photography… more