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  • THE FENCE: Lauren Welles

    30th Sep 2014

    THE FENCE - Former attorney turned photographer Lauren Welles considers New York City her playground. A self-taught artist, her perceptive approach to the world around her and love of people watching combine to create striking and engrossing imagery. Most recently, her project Coney Island was selected as part of 2014’s THE FENCE.

  • THE FENCE: Gaston Lacombe

    28th Sep 2014

    THE FENCE - With a main focus of documenting the environmental and cultural challenges facing our planet, Gaston is interested in inspiring passion for our world. Through photography, the Canadian conservation photographer has highlighted environmental issues globally, across five continents. His work, Penguinscapes, has been selected in 2014’s THE FENCE.

  • Collection Photographer Interview: Ben Pipe

    26th Sep 2014

    Photographer and Collection member Ben Pipe chats with WPO about his first visit to South America, and how the work by Steve McCurry inspires him to go out and explore the world.

  • 'Constructing Worlds
 Photography and Architecture in the Modern Age' at Barbican Art Gallery

    24th Sep 2014

    UK - Opening tomorrow at Barbican Art Gallery the 'Constructing Worlds
 Photography and Architecture in the Modern Age' exhibition brings together over 250 works – some rarely seen and many shown in the UK for the first time – by 18 leading photographers from the 1930s to now, who have changed the way we view architecture and think about the world in which we live.

  • THE FENCE: Julia Fullerton-Batten

    23rd Sep 2014

    THE FENCE - In the first of our bi-weekly interviews with photographers of this year's FENCE, we spoke with Julia Fullerton-Batten about her background, the challenges and benefits to spanning both fine art and commercial, her unusual methods for finding models and much more.

  • Photomonth East London

    22nd Sep 2014

    LONDON - Photomonth is back and bubbling over with brilliant images celebrating photography in galleries and venues across East London.

  • Thomas Ruff at Kunsthalle Düsseldorf

    19th Sep 2014

    GERMANY - Kunsthalle Düsseldorf is presenting an exhibition of works by the German photographer Thomas Ruff (b. 1958, Zell am Harmersbach), a leading figure of the Düsseldorf School of Photography.

  • 'William Eggleston: From Black and White to Color' in Paris

    18th Sep 2014

    PARIS - The musée de l’Elysée hosts previously unpublished photographs by master William Eggleston.

  • Exhibition: Theatre of War

    17th Sep 2014

    LONDON - The Magnum London Print room presents "The Theatre of War" - an exhibition dedicated to the work of some of Magnum's newest members.

  • Kuala Lumpur Photography Festival 2014

    17th Sep 2014

    KUALA LUMPUR - Opening this weekend, The Kuala Lumpur Photography Festival (KLPF) - the biggest imaging event in Malaysia.