Gallery owners and their staff are usually hidden behind large entry desks and closed office doors. But at the major art fairs I've visited, like New York's Armory Show and Art Basel in Miami and Switzerland, they're in plain view in their booths.
As if on stage, you can see art dealers meeting with collectors, selling and negotiating, talking on cell phones, working on laptops, and manipulating touch screens in 21st century postures newly adapted for the latest electronic devices.
I found the lighting, costumes, and set design excellent for photographing these living dioramas, where the art world plays itself.
— Andy Freeberg
Andrea Meislin Gallery, New York
June 26 - August 8, 2014
, the early master of color photography was never celebrated for his personal, experimental work — until now.
A blockbuster exhibition that explores this age-old question by looking at some of the most cutting-edge, envelope-pushing practitioners of the past 40 years.
Through immense precision and loving attention, David Shannon-Lier creates marks on the earth that meet with the heavenly bodies—the result are stunning, land art-style photographs that allow us to ponder our place in the universe.
An interview with Russian photographer, who discusses his book, "Pastoral: Moscow Suburbs", a variety of interpretations, and the intuitive creative processes behind his work.