In short

Richard Mosse Arrested in Greece

Irish photographer Richard Mosse, recently winner of the Pictet 2017 prize for his Heat Maps series ...

Charleroi’s Museum of Photography Celebrates 30 Years

Created in 1987, the Museum of Photography in Charleroi celebrates its thirtieth anniversary this ye...

Martin Parr in Person at Metrograph New York

British photographer Martin Parr, a member of the Magnum Photos agency, will be in conversation with...
PHOTO OF THE DAY
Eve Arnold, School for non-violence, Virginia, 1960 © Eve Arnold/Magnum Photos
Eve Arnold, School for non-violence, Virginia, 1960 © Eve Arnold/Magnum Photos

Photo daily news

Event
Photo Basel, a new home for photography in Switzerland?
23/06/2017 - switzerland , written by Paul Kopeikin

The third Photo Basel was held during Art Basel Week in the Swiss city, joining well established satellites Liste and Volta to try and capture run off from the larger fair. While Volta had little to no photography and Liste had only conceptual photography, Basel had plenty.

Books
Peter Hujar, Speed of Life: a book of feelings
23/06/2017 - united states , written by Jonas Cuénin

To complement the wonderful exhibition Peter Hujar: Speed of Life at the Fundación MAPFRE in Barcelona, Aperture releases an eponymous publication bringing together the oeuvre of the American photographer and New York underground icon of the 1970s and 80s, belonging to a lost generation of artists who died of AIDS.

Magazine
A documentary about Gregory Crewdson
23/06/2017 - france , written by L'Oeil de la Photographie

On the occasion of the exhibition devoted to Gregory Crewdson at the FRAC of Clermont-Ferrand, which is his first real exhibition in an institution in France, a short documentary on the behind-the-scenes work of the photographer is shown.

Books
Behind the scenes at Magnum Photos ( 1/3 )
23/06/2017 - france , written by Clara Bouveresse

The Magnum Agency, created in Paris and New York in 1947, is celebrating this year its seventieth anniversary. Clara Bouveresse’s book, Histoire de l’agence Magnum: L’Art d’être photographe, published by Flammarion, retraces the evolution of this famous cooperative.

Books
What is left behind: stories from Estate Sales by Norm Diamond
23/06/2017 - United states , written by L'Oeil de la Photographie

Estate sales have become a common way for people to dispose of their parents' possessions after they die or move to assisted living. Over the course of a year, photographer Norm Diamond visited countless estate sales in Dallas, Texas, photographing objects that evoke sadness, humor, and ironic commentary on American cultural history.

Books
The Lumen Seed: Records of a search in the Australian desert by Judith Crispin
23/06/2017 - australia , written by Alison Stieven-Taylor

In recent years there have been a number of photographic publications that focus on Australia’s indigenous culture. Most hone in on the tragic circumstances of the country’s First People, who often live in the most atrocious conditions, victims of consecutive governments that claim a desire to liberate when in fact they oppress.

Event
Silent portraits by Denis Brihat on view at Manosque
23/06/2017 - france , written by L'Oeil de la Photographie

In the south of France, photography tends to be flamboyant. Just eight days before the inauguration of the Rencontres d’Arle, Fondation Carzou in Manosque has launched a superb exhibition of Denis Brihat’s work.

Event
Sports & Leisure, the history of sports in images
23/06/2017 - united states , written by L'Oeil de la Photographie

Sports & Leisure is a summer group show at PDNB Gallery in Dallas that explores the icons and legends of sports, and the pleasures of leisure. This energetic exhibition showcases the unforgettable moments in sports, from the Golden Era of motor sports to the iconic portraits of legendary boxer, Muhammad Ali and baseball player Babe Ruth.

Books
Putting images on the wall
22/06/2017 - france , written by Robert Delpire

Éditions Delpire publish a wonderful book dedicated to the career of the famous editor Robert Delpire and to his relationships with authors. We are presenting a selection of texts written by the publisher himself in which he shares a few anecdotes and secrets.

Books
Kirill Golovchenko, Out of the Blue
22/06/2017 - Ukraine , written by Kirill Golovchenko

As a kid, Kirill Golovchenko spent a lot of time on the beach and most of the summer in a seaside holiday home. He took a swimming tyre and shot photos through it. The circular image this created reminded him of a ship’s porthole.