News from Galerie Esther Woerdehoff
Karlheinz Weinberger (Switzerland, 1921-2006)
The gallery will be for the first time in Prismes, in the salon d’honneur in the 1st floor of the Grand Palais with vintage prints by Karlheinz Weinberger, chosen by François Cheval, curator of the Swiss Rebels exhibition in les Rencontres d’Arles this Summer. There original images, some of them exceptional by their size, were printed during the artist’s lifetime. They constitute his first personal selec… more
2x 20 years !
A double anniversary for Galerie Esther Woerdehoff and Paris Photo
Celebrating 20 years of photography!
The 20th anniversary of the gallery comes just at the right time for the 20th edition of Paris Photo. It is indeed in 1996 that Esther Woerdehoff Gallery opened its doors in Paris. Only a few months later, we took part in the first edition of Paris Photo at the Carrousel du Louvre. The fair and the gallery have grown up since and remained faithful, meeting up each Nov… more
Established in the Montparnasse district since 1996, The Galerie Esther Woerdehoff is one of the few French galleries exclusively devoted to photography. The gallery offers a classic selection of great photographers of the second half of the twentieth century (René Burri, Frank Horvat, Edouard Boubat, Philipp Giegel, René Groebli, Léon Hershtritt …) and the important collection of photographs by Swiss photographer, Karlheinz Weinberger. Contemporary European photograp… more
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Africa guest of honour
Paris Photo, the premier international art fair for works in the photographic medium, is proud to announce the complete list of 173 galleries and art book dealers as well as a new gallery sector for Paris Photo 2015 at the Grand Palais. The 19th edition is held from November 12–15, 2015.
21st International Contemporary Art Fair
KUNST 15 ZÜRICH
With a density of contemporary art unique for Europe Zurich truly is an art city. And for the past 21 years Zurich has had its very own art fair with the KUNST ZÜRICH.
The charm of this small but mighty fair lies in its rich diversity, ranging from multimedia installations and photography to painting and sculpture, from the figurative to the abstract, from conceptual to spontaneous, from small pieces to large formats, from emerging to established arti… more
Located in Paris since 1996, Galerie Esther Woerdehoff is specialized in contemporary photography with recognized and mid-career artists. Thanks to the strong vision and highly curated selection of the Swiss born gallerist, photographers like Carolle Benitah, Loan Nguyen, Michael Schnabel or Christian Tagliavini, exhibited for the first time at the gallery, have since reached international recognition.
Since 2008, the gallery has opened its artistic program to emerging artists like Fabian Un… more
René Burri, a tribute (1933-2014)
We will present a selection of black and white and colour prints in remembrance of René Burri, a great Swiss photographer and a faithful friend of the gallery who has just left us.
René Burri on our website...
Born in 1970, the American artist Gail Albert Halaban photographs apartment build… more
Created in 1996, the gallery dedicates considerable space to contemporary photography. It also offers a huge choice of original and period prints from the Fifties and Sixties.
The Galerie Esther Woerdehoff is specialized in contemporary photogaphy with emerging and mid-career artists. Thanks to its strong vision and highly curated selection, artists like Carolle Benitah, Loan Nguyen or Christian Tagliavini, who exhibited for the first time at the gallery, have since reached international recognition.
The Galerie has established itself in the world of art. It is set in a stunning former artist’s studio in Montparnasse which hosted in the early years the … more