contemporary photography

Photography in Focus: Featured Works in the Upcoming Auction

April 25, 2014

Los Angeles Modern Auctions (LAMA)

The upcoming May 18, 2014 Modern Art & Design Auction features a selection of more than 15 works by famed photojournalists such as André Kertész and Henri Cartier-Bresson to contemporary photographers including Bianca Brunner, Alvin Booth, and Jörg Herold. Additional highlights include two works by Brett Weston (Lot 352) (Lot 353), large-scale digital pigment prints by Chuck Close (Lot 363) and Robert Longo (Lot 364), and four works by Ai Weiwei (Lot 366) (Lot 367) (Lot 368) (Lot 369).

Peter’s Auction Pick of the Day: May 5, 2012

May 5, 2012

Writing about Andy Goldsworthy’s incredible Fall Leaves on Stones in yesterday’s blog inspired me to roll out an All Photography musing today, as this is the finest collection of photos we’ve ever had.

Edward Burtynsky Surreal Landscapes

April 23, 2012

Photographer Edward Burtynsky has devoted his life’s work to capturing mankind’s impact on the natural world. Read more about two photographs being offered in the May 6th auction.