It seems that photographer Sacha Goldberger has a curious questions on his mind: what if Superman was born in the sixteenth century? or what if the Hulk was a Duke? and even how might Van Eyck have portrayed Snow White? so he created the Super Flemish series setting the present day heroes and villains in the 17th century.
Paolo Roversi is undeniably one of the most influential studio portraiture photographer. Galerie Camera Obscura in Paris is displaying a selection representing the essence of his work: portraits, nudes, self-portraits and fashion photography.
Palazzo Grassi is organising the first major exhibition dedicated to Irving Penn in Italy. “Resonance” is curated by Pierre Apraxine and Matthieu Humery and brings together 130 photographs of the american artist taken between the end of the 1940s and the mid-1980s.
Madame Peripetie, a London based photographer, has created a long-term photographic book project called Dream Sequence. The series “oscillates around the portraiture of unconventional fictional figures seen at the crossroads between fashion, photography, performance and art”
In his book, Jimmy Nelson documents members of 20 threatened indigenous cultures throughout the world—while they’re still with us. The photographer thinks the purity of humanity exists and it is there in the mountains, the ice fields, the jungle, along the rivers and in the valleys.
The comedy show Portlandia is meant to be a caricature of the town; a place that has become the condensed receptacle for America’s stereotypes of alternative living. San Francisco photographer Kirk Crippens wanted to test this narrative by meeting real people during a five-week photography fellowship in the Rose City.
After his book Close Up; an extremely up-close portraits collection of celebrities, photographer Martin Schoeller is publishing a new one in which he has captured twins (along with triplets and quadruplets) exposing the subtle differences that make these would-be mirror images unmistakably individual.
Man Ray Portraits is the first major museum retrospective of this innovative and influential artist’s photographic portraits.