And so it begins….

The big week in photography in New York, kicked off tonight at Splashlight Studios.

[photopress:party1.jpg,full,centered]

The Best Of Show Prints from the IPA/LUCIE exhibit was the main event. This 5th year is proving to be a major one. The sellout at Lincoln Center for the event sounds to us like a major accolade.
And there was a major bonus on hand; not only were mainly of the honorees in attendance ( Elliott Erwitt, Ralph Gibson, Howard Zeiff) but some of their classic images were displayed on the perimeter walls. [photopress:levys.jpg,full,centered]
And something I hadn’t seen for awhile was Mr. Zeiff’s “You Don’t Have to be Jewish To Love Levy’s” print ad. A classic in advertising.

[photopress:party2.jpg,full,centered]

Honestly hadn’t seen some of these classic photographs this big…ever.
Beautiful examples lent by the artists themselves. Truly a spectacular show.

[photopress:shots.jpg,full,centered]

And the guests were invited to have their photographs taken with the latest Hasselblad and Photoflex equipment. Wait :30 min., and many of us were able to walk away with 4×6 prints. (Man, do I need a haircut!)

Tomorrow is the honorees lunch. We’ll be there to get some of these masters on video, and let you hear for yourself, words from the artists who are behind some of the best photographs of the last century.

Instagram

Upcoming Events

  • WPPI
  • March 3-10,2016
  • MGM Grand
  • Las Vegas, Nevada
  • AIPAD
  • April13-17,2016
  • Armory on Park Ave
  • NYC, NY

Is there an event we should know about?
Let us know on twitter.

Current Exhibitions

  • Tisch Photography and Imaging
  • “Robert Frank, Books and Films, 1947-2016”
  • Jan. 28 – Feb. 11, 2016
  • 721 Broadway: LOBBY & 8TH FLOOR GALLERIES
  • NY, NY
  • Tel: 212.998.1930
  • Pace Gallery
  • Irving Penn
    Personal Work
  • Jan 29, 2016 – Mar 05, 2016
  • 534 West 25th Street
  • New York NY 10001
  • Tel: 212.929.7000
  • Getty Center
  • The Younger Generation: Contemporary Japanese Photography
  • October 6, 2015–February 21, 2016
  • 1200 Getty Center Drive
  • Los Angeles, CA. 90049
  • Tel: 310-440-7300
  • Yossi Milo Gallery
  • CHRIS KILLIP, IN FLAGRANTE TWO
  • Jan.28–Feb. 27,2016
  • 245 Tenth Avenue
  • New York,NY 10001
  • Tel: 212-414-0370
  • Howard Greenberg Gallery
  • MARVIN E. NEWMAN: SEQUENTIALLY SOUGHT
  • Through Jan. 30th, 2016
  • 41 East 57th Street, Suite 1406
  • New York,NY 10022
  • Tel: 212-334-0100
  • Staley-Wise Gallery
  • PATRICK DEMARCHELIER: PHOTOGRAPHS 1975 – 2015
  • Through
    Jan. 30th, 2016
  • 560 Broadway
  • New York,NY
  • 10012
  • Phone: 1-212-966-6223
  • Museum of Modern Art
  • Ocean of Images: New Photography 2015
  • November 7, 2015–March 20, 2016
  • 11 West 53rd Street
  • NYC,NY
  • 10019-5497
  • (212) 708-9400
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • The Aftermath of Conflict
  • Through March 6th, 2016
  • 1000 Fifth Avenue (at 82nd Street)
  • New York, NY 10028
  • Phone: 212-535-7710

Is there an exhibition we’re missing? Let us know on twitter.

Like what we’re posting?
Join us on Flickr.