“Photo London”

Exhibitor list revealed for Photo London 2015

The organisers of Photo London have revealed 68 galleries that will be participating in their new fair which is to take place at Somerset House from 21-24 May this year. Around 30 of the exhibiting galleries are UK-based, 10 are from the US, 20 hail from mainland Europe, and the remaining galleries are based in other world cities, such as Beirut, Sydney, Tokyo, and Istanbul. Some of the galleries in this year’s line-up include: Galerie Gilles Peyroulet & Cie, Paris;  Danziger Gallery, New York; Eleven Fine Art, London; Kahmann Gallery, Amsterdam; Robert Morat,Berlin, Hamburg; G/P Gallery, Tokyo; Tasveer Gallery, Bangalore; and Lumiere Brothers Gallery, Moscow. “We have been overwhelmed by the quality, range and sheer volume of exhibitors who have applied to be part of our first edition,” said fair director Michael Benson. He added that the range of galleries “reflects the breadth and diversity of collectible photography today—from vintage work and contemporary masters to exciting new...

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Details released for inaugural edition of Photo London in 2015

Details have been released about the inaugural edition of Photo London, to take place 21 to 24 May 2015 at Somerset House. The event has been set up as a response to a growing demand for both vintage and contemporary photography in London and internationally. 70 of the world’s leading photography galleries will exhibit at the fair, which will also include a public programme. Major London museums and auction houses including the V&A and Tate Modern will compliment the fair in a week-long celebration of photography with special exhibitions and sales. Photo London will be a commercial fair which will fill the gap for a dedicated photography fair in London. Participating galleries will be selected by a curatorial panel and work by young photographers in particular will be...

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