Photo London Lives: Melanie Dunea and Ami Vitale

Thursday, 30th July 2020, 6 pm BST / 1 pm EST Photo London Instagram channel, @photolondonfair Melanie Dunea, Joe’s Pizza, from Don’t Play with your Food — NY (2018). © and Courtesy Melanie Dunea. Photo London Lives continues with a conversation between award-winning American photographer Melanie Dunea and Nikon Ambassador and National Geographic magazine photographer Ami Vitale. In the ninth issue of our magazine  Melanie…

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NIKON ANNOUNCED AS OFFICIAL PARTNER OF PHOTO LONDON 2020

The sixth edition of Photo London will take place at the historic Gray’s Inn Gardens in central London, from 7–11 October 2020 Nikon will sponsor Photo London 2020, becoming an official partner of the Fair and its online Academy Sponsorship deal brokered by Photo London’s agency Reg&Co Ltd   Nikon, the leading innovative camera and technology brand, has been announced…

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Instagram Live: XING & Sriwhana Spong

Sriwhana Spong, having-seen-snake (video still), 2016. Courtesy the artist and Michael Lett. In the context of the online screening Nameless. echoes, spectres, hisses, XING and Sriwhana Spong discuss embodied knowledge, mysticism and the unspoken. Nameless. echoes, spectres, hisses (until 27 July) investigates the relationship between sound and place curated by Jade Barget and Elizabeth Gabrielle Lee for XING and A.I….

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Revisit Hope at the V&A in virtual reality

Explore the exhibition in full virtual reality For the past 12 years, the Prix Pictet has participated in the opening ceremony of Les Rencontres d’Arles, scheduled to take place in the first week of July and regretfully, this year, postponed. To mark this event, and as we wait in anticipation for Prix Pictet Hope to resume its global tour, we…

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The Prix Pictet launches new Guardian series

In June the Prix Pictet launched a special commission series in collaboration with The Guardian in which four shortlisted photographers present their personal response to the coronavirus crisis. Nadav Kander, Rena Effendi, Rinko Kawauchi and Alexia Webster, all photographers who have been shortlisted for the Prix Pictet over the last decade, present their recent work in a weekly picture essay……

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Announcing Photo London ‘Lives’: Tom Lovelace & Alma Zevi

Tom Lovelace, Black Marble, London, No.4, black and white photograph, 2016. © Tom Lovelace. Photo London Lives is a series of conversations with artists, photographers, writers, gallerists, collectors and curators live on our Instagram channel. Lives will premiere on Thursday, 2 July, at 6.30 pm BST with a conversation between London-based artist Tom Lovelace, whose practice lies at the intersection…

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PHOTO LONDON ANNOUNCES NEW DATES AND VENUE FOR 2020

Further to the announcement that, as a consequence of the global health emergency, Photo London 2020 would be rescheduled to a date in the autumn, the Fair unveils the new dates and venue of its sixth edition. Photo London 2020 will take place from 7–11 October at Gray’s Inn Gardens, London, with a VIP preview on the evening of 6…

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Photo London rescheduled to autumn 2020

The sixth edition of Photo London, due to take place at Somerset House between 14–17 May, will be rescheduled to a date in early autumn to safeguard public health. Photo London’s founders, Fariba Farshad and Michael Benson explained why this has been a very difficult decision to make. ‘For the past few weeks, we have been monitoring the gathering storm…

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Prix Pictet launches new podcast: A lens on sustainability

The Prix Pictet today launches its first podcast series entitled, Prix Pictet: A lens on sustainability. This series consists of five initial episodes where leading global creators, thinkers and photographers discuss photography and sustainability within the themes explored in Prix Pictet. Each episode approaches its selected theme with a photographer, an on-location interview… Source

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Photo London 2020: exhibitors & public programme highlights announced

Sandy Kim, NYC, 2014. (c) Sandy Kim. Courtesy Photoworks, Brighton Photo London is delighted to announce the details of its sixth edition, featuring over 100 exhibitors who will show the best of international photography in the spectacular neoclassical architecture of Somerset House. To date the Fair’s Curatorial Committee has confirmed 93 exhibitors from 22 countries and is carefully considering the…

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