Wednesday, March 18, 2009

The AIPAD Photography Show - New York

AIPAD Photography Show March 26th in New York. More than 70 of the world's leading fine art photography galleries will present a wide range of museum quality work by contemporary, modern and 19th century masters at the Park Avenue Armory in New York City. The 29th edition of The AIPAD Photography Show New York will open with a Gala Preview on March 25th to benefit the John Szarkowski Fund of The Museum of Modern Art. The AIPAD Photography Show New York is the longest running and most respected photography art fair.

Gala Benefit Preview
The AIPAD Photography Show New York will present a Gala Benefit Preview on Wednesday, March 25th, from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. The evening will benefit the John Szarkowski Fund, an endowment for photography acquisitions at The Museum of Modern Art in New York City. The fund was established to honor John Szarkowski, one of the most influential curators in photography and a photographer in his own right.

To purchase tickets online, please click here. Or, for more information, please contact The Museum of Modern Art, 212/708-9680 or


Featured Special Exhibitions

To celebrate the 30th anniversary of AIPAD, The AIPAD Photography Show New York will present a thematic "exhibition within an exhibition." From daguerreotype to new media, each gallery will highlight a work that reflects an innovation - such as a technical or artistic development or a seminal work - in the history of photography. A complete catalogue of the Innovation special exhibition, including images and wall text, will be available at

Cause & Effect
The Center for the Legacy of Photography, a new initiative of George Eastman House and the Image Permanence Institute at Rochester Institute of Technology, will present a special exhibition that includes vintage photographic prints drawn from George Eastman House's extensive collection. The exhibition will provide insight into historic cause-and-effect relationships of materials and processes.


Show Information
The AIPAD Photography Show New York will run from Thursday, April 10 through Sunday, April 13, 2008, at the Park Avenue Armory at 67th Street in New York City.

Show hours will be:
Thursday, March 26, 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Friday, March 26, 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, March 26, 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Sunday, March 26, 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

The admission is $25 daily and $40 for the run-of-show, and includes a show catalogue. No advance purchase is required. Tickets will be available at the door. For more information, the public can call AIPAD at 202.367.1158 or visit their website.

Also, when in New York, be sure to stop some of the many art and photography galleries located around the city.

New York Gallery Guide:

New York Photography Galleries:


Saturday, January 10, 2009

Photo LA

This is good time to visit Santa Monica, California. More than sixty photography galleries and dealers from around the world are in California for the biggest photography show on the West coast. It's Photo LA, and it continues through Sunday.

Photo LA
Barker Hangar
3021 Airport Avenue
Santa Monica, CA 90405

Friday, January 9th, 12pm - 8pm
Saturday, January 10th, 12pm - 8pm
Sunday, January 11th, 12pm - 6pm

$20 1-day pass (includes catalog)
$30 3-day pass (includes catalog)


The event includes lecturs and book signings. This is a wonderful oportunity to meet important photographers and learn about fine art photography.

David Maisel Lecture, noon - 1pmbook signing after conversation

Diane Keaton & Marvin Heiferman Lecture, 2 - 3 pmbook signing after conversation

Bruce Davidson Lecture, 3:30 - 4:30pmbook signing after conversation

Susan Meiselas Lecture, 5 - 6pmbook signing after conversation


Jona Frank, Friday, 1-2pm DNJ Gallery / Booth B-3

Jill Greenberg, TBA ClampArt / Booth C-12

Catherine Opie, D.A.P. Sunday, 2-3pm after lecture Booth D-13

Arthur Tress, Saturday & Sunday, 2pm Contemporary Works / Vintage Works / Booth B-4

Joel-Peter Witkin, Saturday & Sunday all day 21st Editions / Booth B-8

Jock Sturges, Opening Reception, 6-9pm Bernarducci Meisel Gallery / Booth B-10

Jeffrey Ladd, Errata BooksKen Schle, A New History of Photography Bertrand Fleuret, Land Masses and Railways Friday & Saturday, 3-6pm / Booth D-11


Additional information on the Photo LA website: