Slim Aarons, Diane Arbus, Tina Barney, Mitch Epstein, Elliot Erwitt, Peter Granser, Gail Albert Halaban, David Hilliard, Karine Laval, Bill Owens, Tod Papageorge, Martin Parr, Alex Prager, Daniela Rossell, Carlos Perez Siquier, Julius Shulman, Larry Sultan, Eve Sussman, Lars Tunbjörk, Massimo Vitali.
July 10 – August 22, 2008
Alex Prager, Susie and Friends, 2008, 30 x 40 inch chromgenic print, Signed, titled, dated and editioned on verso, Edition of 7
David Hilliard, Hot Coffee, Soft Porn, 1999, 24 x 60 inch chromogenic print in 3 panels, Signed, titled, dated and editioned on verso, Edition of 12
Daniela Rossell, Harem Room, 2002, 30 x 40 inch chromogenic print, Signed, titled, dated and editioned on verso, Edition of 5
Tina Barney, The Ancestor, 2001, 30 x 40 inch chromogenic print, Signed, titled, dated and editioned on verso , Edition of 5
Lars Tunbjörk, Midsommar, Rattvik, 1988, 20 x 24 inch chromogenic print, Signed and dated on verso
Karine Laval, Untitled #36, Marseilles, 2003, 36 x 36 inch chromogenic print, Signed on verso, Edition of 6
Elliot Erwitt, Ille du Levant, France, 1968, 20 x 16 inch gelatin silver print, Signed, titled, dated on verso in pencil, Signed in ink recto
Bill Owens, Sunday afternoon we get it together. I cook the steaks and my wife makes the salad, Edition of 15, 20 x 16 inch gelatin silver print, Signed on verso
Larry Sultan, Untitled, from the series, Pictures from Home, 1985, 20 x 24 inch chromogenic print, Signed on verso, Edition of 10
Mitch Epstein, Dad and Mom, Crestview Country Club II, 2000, 30 x 40 inch chromogenic print, Signed, titled, dated and editioned on verso, Edition of 5
Lars Tunbjörk, Ransäter, 1991, 20 x 24 inch chromogenic print, Signed and dated on verso
Gail Albert Halaban, Untitled, (Lounge Chairs), 1999-2003, From the series: About 30-LA, 20 x 24 inch archival pigment print, Signed in ink on verso of the mount, Edition of 10
Diane Arbus, Untitled #6, 1970-71, 20 x 16 inch gelatin silver print, Signed, on verso by Diane Arbus, Printed by Neil Selkirk, Edition 18/75
Lars Tunbjörk, Tomteland, Mora, 1988, 20 x 24 inch chromogenic print, Signed and dated on verso
Slim Aarons, Sea Drive, 1967, Kevin McClory and his wife Bobo Segrist in the "Amphicar" at Nassau, 20 x 24 inch chromogenic print, Stamp by the estate on verso, Edition of 150
Martin Parr, Ascot, from the series Think of England, 1995-99, 30 x 20 inch chromogenic print, Signed on verso, Edition of 10
Tod Papageorge, New York Nights, Studio 54, 1977-78, 20 x 24 inch gelatin silver print, Signed on verso, Edition of 25
Julius Shulman, Case Study House #22, Los Angeles, CA, (Pierre Koenig), 1960, 24 x 20 inch gelatin silver print, Signed and dated on verso
Massimo Vitali, Benicassim 2, Spain, 2007, 72 x 86 inch chromogenic print with diasec mount, Signed on verso, Edition of 6
Peter Granser, Paar im Pool 2, (Couple in a Pool 2), Sun City, Arizona, USA, 2000, 35.5 x 35.5 inch chromogenic print, Signed, titled and dated on label on verso, Edition of 7
Carlos Perez Siquier, Muneca, 1974/2007, 40 x 40 inch chromogenic print, Signed on verso, Edition of 15
Video Still from The Aquarium, 2006, Single Channel High Definition Video, Eve Sussman & The Rufus Corporation, AP 2/2
DAVID HILLIARD AND RACHEL PERRY AT THE ULRICH MUSEUM, WICHITA, KANSAS
Work by David Hilliard and Rachel Perry is included in Stocked: Contemporary Art from the Grocery Aisles, at the Ulrich Museum of Art in Wichita, Kansas, on view through April 14, 2013. The exhibition presents work of contemporary artists who use the grocery store and consumption as their subject and will travel the United States following its Ulrich debut.
ALEX PRAGER AT SAN FRANCISCO MUSEUM OF MODERN ART
Alex Prager's photograph, Crowd #1 (Stan Douglas), is currently on display at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. The work was acquired by the museum in 2011.
ALEX PRAGER SOLO SHOW AT FOAM FOTOGRAFIEMUSEUM
Alex Prager's first solo museum show is on display at FOAM Fotografiemuseum Amsterdam through October 14, 2012. Prager was the 2012 winner of the FOAM Paul Huf Award, a prize organized by the museum and awarded annually to a young photographer. The exhibition includes Prager's new series, Compulsion, as well as the artist's new film, La Petite Mort.
ALEX PRAGER'S TOUCH OF EVIL NOMINATED FOR 33RD ANNUAL NEWS & DOCUMENTARY EMMY AWARDS
Alex Prager's New York Times Magazine series, Touch of Evil, has been nominated for the 33rd Annual News & Documentary Emmy Awards in the "New Approaches to News & Documentary Programming: Arts, Lifestyle & Culture" category. The series of portraits and short films features Oscar nominated actors reprising roles of infamous Hollywood villains.
DAVID HILLIARD MUSEUM SHOW AND EXHIBITION CATALOGUE
Works by David Hilliard will feature in the upcoming exhibition Do or Die: The Human Condition in Painting and Photography at the Wallraf-Richartz Museum and Teutloff Collection in Dresden, Germany, from September 21, 2012 – April 7, 2013. Hilliard's work was recently in Shared Vision: The Sondra Gilman and Celso Gonzalez-Falla Collection of Photography at the Aperture Foundation Gallery. The exhibition was accompanied by a fully illustrated catalog published by MOCA and produced by Aperture Foundation.
MITCH EPSTEIN MUSIC COLLABORATION AND GALLERY TALK
Mitch Epstein recently collaborated with cellist Erik Friedlander on a limited edition LP based on music composed for a presentation Epstein made last summer at the Arles Photography Festival. Additionally, Epstein and Tate Museum curator Simon Baker will discuss Epstein's photography as a part of the Prix Pictet Conversations on Photography, at Whitechapel Gallery in London on Saturday, May 12 at 4:30 pm.
ALEX PRAGER AT THE NRW-FORUM, DUSSELDORF
Seven works by Alex Prager will feature in State of the Art - New Contemporary Photography, at NRW-Forum in Dusseldorf, Germany, opening February 4, in conjunction with the release of a book of the same title published by Feymedia for international distribution.
ALEX PRAGER AT THE KUNSTHALLE WIEN, VIENNA
Nine works by Alex Prager will be featured in a major group exhibition at the Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, opening November 11. The exhibition - No fashion, please! - explores the dialectics between the form of the body and its appearance, and will feature Prager, Philip-Lorca diCorcia, Erwin Olaf, and Viniane Sassen, among others.
MITCH EPSTEIN AT THE MUSEE DE L'ELYSEE
Mitch Epstein's acclaimed series American Power is the subject of a solo exhibition at the Musee de l'Elysee, Lausanne, Switzerland through November 20. Epstein was awarded the prestigious Prix Pictet Photography Prize for American Power, a series that examines the production and consumption of energy in the United States and its impact on society and the American landscape.
GALLERY ARTISTS EXHIBITING IN "THE ALTERED LANDSCAPE" AT THE NEVADA MUSEUM OF ART
Gallery artists Olivo Barbieri, Mitch Epstein, and Victoria Sambunaris are included in The Altered Landscape: Photographs of a Changing Environment at the Nevada Museum of Art, opening September 24th and running through January 8, 2012.
MITCH EPSTEIN EXHIBITIONS AT HENRI CARTIER-BRESSON FOUNDATION AND TATE MODERN
Mitch Epstein's acclaimed series American Power is currently on display in Paris at the Henri Cartier-Bresson Foundation, through July 24, and is also included in New Documentary Forms at the Tate Modern in London, through March 31, 2012.
ALEX PRAGER PHOTOGRAPH ACQUIRED BY MODERNA MUSEET, STOCKHOLM
Alex Prager's photograph Crowd #1 (Stan Douglas) has been acquired by the Moderna Museet, Stockholm. The piece is currently on display in the museum's exhibition Another Story: Possessed by the Camera, Photography from the Moderna Museet Collection.
GALLERY ARTISTS EXHIBITING AT DAVIDSON COLLEGE IN NORTH CAROLINA
Gallery artists Mitch Epstein, David Hilliard, Lisa Kereszi, Andrew Moore, Alex Prager, and Victoria Sambunaris are all included in People Power Places: Reframing the American Landscape, a group exhibition at Davidson College, North Carolina, on view through March 6, 2011.
GALLERY ARTISTS EXHIBITING AT MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS IN BOSTON
Gallery artists Mitch Epstein, David Hilliard, Kenneth Josephson, Laura Letinsky and Hellen van Meene are all included in Conversations: Photography from the Bank of America Collection, a group exhibition at the Museum of Fine Art in Boston, on display through June 19, 2011. The exhibition also features works by Eugène Atget, Alfred Stieglitz, Paul Strand, László Moholy-Nagy, Man Ray, Robert Frank, Diane Arbus, Irving Penn, Cindy Sherman, Bernd and Hilla Becher, Vik Muniz, and Richard Misrach, among others.
ALEX PRAGER FEATURED IN NEW PHOTOGRAPHY 2010 AT MOMA, OPENING SEPTEMBER 29TH
Several large-scale photographs and a short film by gallery artist Alex Prager will feature in MOMA's prestigious New Photography 2010, opening to the public on September 29th.
ALEX PRAGER AND YANCEY RICHARDSON IN CONVERSATION AT APERTURE, SEPTEMBER 30
Aperture and the Photography Program in the School of Art, Media, and Technology at Parsons The New School for Design present the latest installment of the Parsons Lecture Series: photographer Alex Prager in conversation with gallerist Yancey Richardson.
Thursday, September 30, 2010, at 6:30 pm. FREE
Aperture Gallery & Bookstore
547 West 27 Street, 4th floor
New York, New York
GALLERY ARTISTS FEATURED IN NEW EXHIBITION AT MINNEAPOLIS INSTITUTE OF ARTS
Photographs by gallery artists Mitch Epstein, Alex Prager, and Bertien van Manen are currently on display in Embarrassment of Riches: Picturing Global Wealth, a new exhibition at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, open through January 2, 2011.
ALEX PRAGER IN NEW PHOTOGRAPHY 2010 AT THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART
Alex Prager has been selected as one of four artists to be included in the prestigious New Photography 2010 at MOMA, opening September 29, 2010.
ALEX PRAGER PHOTOGRAPHS ACQUIRED BY MOMA AND THE WHITNEY MUSEUM
The Museum of Modern Art and The Whitney Museum of American Art have both recently acquired photographs by Alex Prager for inclusion in their permanent collections. Additionally, the North Carolina Museum of Art has also recently acquired Prager's work.
ALEX PRAGER EXHIBITS AT THE MINNEAPOLIS INSTITUTE OF ARTS
Alex Prager's work has been selected for the group exhibition Embarrassment of Riches, opening September 17, 2010 at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts.
DAVID HILLIARD NAMED DARTMOUTH COLLEGE ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE FOR WINTER/SPRING 2010
David Hilliard was selected as the Dartmouth College Artist-in-Residence for Winter/Spring 2010. Begun in 1932, the Artist-in-Residence Program hosts three artists of distinction per year, chosen by a Studio Art faculty committee. An exhibition of Hilliard's work is on display in the Jaffe-Friede Gallery through May 2, 2010.
MITCH EPSTEIN'S AMERICAN POWER MONOGRAPH RELEASED BY STEIDL
Epstein's latest project tackles one of the most loaded issues on the nation's agenda: what and who powers America? American Power is Epstein's portrait of early twenty-first-century America, as it clings to past comforts and gropes for a more sensible and sustainable future.
VISUAL ACOUSTICS, A DOCUMENTARY FILM ON JULIUS SHULMAN OPENS NATIONWIDE
Narrated by Dustin Hoffman, VISUAL ACOUSTICS celebrates the life and career of Julius Shulman, the world's greatest architectural photographer, whose images brought modern architecture to the American mainstream. Opening October 9th at Cinema Village - 22 E 12th St, NYC.
Mitch Epstein's works Dad, Hampton Ponds III, 2003 and Apartment 304, 398 Main Street, 2001 were recently acquired by the Brooklyn Museum are on now on exhibit at the museum in Extended Family: Contemporary Connections. Steidl has also recently released Epstein's 9th monograph, American Power.
PHOTOGRAPHER JULIUS SHULMAN DIES
Legendary modernist photographer Julius Shulman passed away at his home on July 15, 2009. The preeminent architectural photographer of the 20th century, Shulman chronicled the Modernist landmark buildings of Southern California and elsewhere over five decades. The gallery has represented Shulman since 1995.