Les Rencontres Internationales de la Photo de Fès, Les Villes Invisibles

Fantom’s new curatorial project, The Invisible Cities, was carried out on the occasion of Les Rencontres Internationales de la Photo de Fès (Morocco) in collaboration with the Shanghai-based platform ArtHub.  The festival, presented by the Institut Français du Maroc within the Saison Culturelle France-Maroc 2014, is in its 8th edition and was inaugurated in the city of Fès on November 22nd and…

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Regula Bochsler, from the project  The Rendering Eye, 2014

Les Rencontres Internationales de la Photo de Fès, Les Villes Invisibles

We are happy to announce Fantom’s new curatorial project, The Invisible Cities, for Les Rencontres Internationales de la Photo de Fès (Morocco), carried out in collaboration with Shanghai-based platform ArtHub.  The festival, presented by the Institut Français du Maroc, is in its 8th edition and will open in the city of Fès on November 22nd.  Our exhibition pays homage to Italo Calvino’s book…

From left to right: Yellow & Red mix#1; Blue Stripes & Bi-Color Hair; Blue Velvet & Yam #1 (2013)

Lorenzo Vitturi, “Dalston Anatomy”

Dalston’s Ridley Road Market is invading the Yossi Milo Gallery exhibition space in New York on the occasion of Lorenzo Vitturi’s first exhibition in the United States. Dalston Anatomy is a vibrant exploration of the renowned East-London market, located near the artist’s residence. This peculiar context, famous for its multicultural stands selling a variety of…

Installation view at Fondazione Giuliani, Rome, 2014 © Giorgio Benni

Roma Publications 1998–2014

Hosted at Fondazione Giuliani (Rome), the exhibition “Roma Publications 1998–2014” is a homage to Roger Willems and Mark Manders’ outstanding work as publishers. Presenting over 230 art books – alongside with site-specific installations, unreleased as well as pre-existent artworks, newspapers and posters  – the show aims to highlight the fundamental role of a collaborative, thus…

Police Files Print No. 23
Giclée print on archival fine art paper 30 x 40 cm
© Arkady Bronnikov / FUEL

Russian Criminal Tattoo Police Files

Acquired by creative group FUEL in 2013, Arkady Bronnikov’s vast collection of photographs of Russian prisoners’ tattoos is currently on show at Grimaldi Gavin Gallery in London. Taken between the mid-60s and the mid-80s, during Bronnikov’s career as a criminalistics expert at the USSR Ministry of Internal Affairs, these photographs originally served the purpose of…

WassinkLundgren,' This Land is Your Land, This Land is My Land - Preparation'. Pigment Print, 80x100 cm, 2011

Post-Photography

Thijs Groot Wassink, Ruben Lundgren, Yan Lei and Zhang Yao, the four artists presented in the exhibition “Post-Photography”, have a common denominator: using the camera – as well as video-technology and digital printmaking – to depict the real world, rather than to speak about photography itself. Using the popular press and daily life as a main source,…

Cristina De Middel, Surmount Difficulty. From the series 'The Party'

Seven Stories

Dillon Gallery dedicates a solo exhibition to Spanish artist Cristina De Middel’s last six years of activity, presenting a selection of her best-known series: Poly-Spam, The Afronauts (Winner of the ICP award 2013 and Deutsche Börse finalist), The Party (awarded the 2014 PhotoEspaña international best book award), Snap Fingers & Whistle, Jan Mayen, Antipodes and…