Her Royal Highness Princess Beatrix attends opening Pieter Henket
01 May 2013
The Royal Highness Princess Beatrix will attend the opening of the exhibition THE WAY I SEE IT of Pieter Henket at Museum De Fundatie in Zwolle, The Netherlands.
THE WAY I SEE IT brings together his photographs that he took over the past few years as well as ‘The Wait’, a filminstallation that includes awardwinning actors such as Willeke van Ammelrooy, Gijs Scholten van Aschat, Tygo Gernandt and others.
Henket developed a reputation for his rocky edge images that are deadon 'disco'. Fascinated with capturing the image as if it were a still, with all its cinematographic characteristics and thus hard to copy, Pieter Henket evokes electric vibes.
Martin Roemers amidst Walker Evans, Diane Arbus and Irving Penn
05 April 2013
Wednesday 3rd April, 2013, New York.
The Boston-area collectioneur Anthony Terrana put a large part of his collection to auction at Philips in New York. A lot of pieces were in his bedroom— the Richard Avedon 'Dovima With Elephants,' different Sally Mann photos over the years and the Edward Weston 'Shells.' The photograph of Martin Roemers, Mumbai, from his series Metropolis, was not included in the sale and will remain in the collection of dr. Anthony Terrana who likes having the work in his office. (More in the U.S. edition of The Wall Street Journal, A Periodontist's Photographic Passion, March 30, 2013).
The next megacity that Martin Roemers will include in his famous 'Metropolis' series is the City of New York, connecting New York to cities as Mumbai (India), Kolkata (India), Manilla (Philippines); Karachi (Pakistan); Cairo (Egypt), Buenos Aires (Argentina) and many other megacities.
Exclusive photoshoot Anouk by Erwin Olaf in Vogue
10 March 2013
Explosive rock singer Anouk stars in a stunning Erwin Olaf photographed editorial for may 2013 issue of Vogue Holland. She won 9 Edisons (Dutch Grammy) and a MTV Europe Music Award.
JAAP SCHEEREN LONGLIST PRIX DE ROME
19 February 2013
With pride we would like to announce that artist Jaap Scheeren has been selected by the Mondriaan Foundation for the longlist of the Prix de Rome 2013.
The Prix de Rome is the oldest state award for art and architecture in the Netherlands. The Prix de Rome for Fine Arts is awarded every two years.
PRIX DE ROME
CNN | Rob Hornstra
14 February 2013
An excerpt from Rob Hornstra's new book 'The Secret History of Khava Gaisanova' is now featured on CNN Photos.
Together with writer Arnold van Bruggen, Hornstra has mapped the region around Sochi on their website www.thesochiproject.org. The unstable North Caucasus described in this book lies on the other side of the mountains from Sochi. In The Secret History of Khava Gaisanova, a grim picture unfolds of the region hosting the 2014 Winter Olympics.
Rob Hornstra on CNN
PARIS PHOTO - Los Angeles, USA
08 February 2013
Flatland Gallery is proud to be present Johan Grimonprez's work LOOKING FOR ALFRED at the very first edition of Paris Photo, Europe’s most celebrated art fair for works created in the photographic medium, in Los Angeles, California in April 2013.
Location: Paramount Pictures Studios
C/O Berlin acquires Florian van Roekel portraits
20 January 2013
Each year the renowned photography institute C/O Berlin choses four talented photographers to star in a solo exhibition. Last year one of them was Florian van Roekel, who showed ‘How Terry Likes His Coffee’.
We are pleased to announce that C/O Berlin decided to acquire two of his works to add to their Talent Collection.
Danielle Kwaaitaal featured on VOGUE.it
18 January 2013
Capturing Debora by Danielle Kwaaitaal has been published on the Vogue Italia website.
In thematic terms, the Captured Series deals with desire, intimacy and beauty, just like almost all of her work. This particular series is being inspired by an artwork of Man Ray called "Julliet”, a portrait of his wife and muse. For this series Danielle collaborated with the Dutch fashion designer Mada van Gaans, who designed the "Lace Draperies" especially for this occasion.
Stanislaw Lewkowicz gives A50 a facelift
17 January 2013
Last week at the A50 highway a new work from the Dutch-Polish artist Stanislaw Lewkowicz was presented. He made the 104-meters long new light sculpture wich resembles a fata morgana in the flat landscape near Eindhoven. With the help of camera’s Lewkowicz beams the traffic movements. The moving images are a beautiful representation of everything that happens around the junction.
Take a look at how it works on this video.
Erwin Olaf's 'Le Desir' awarded Best TV advertising in France
09 January 2013
The film 'Le Désir' which Erwin Olaf made for Vente Privee is awarded the prize for 'Best TV Advertising' by Fevad, Fédération e-commerce et vente à distance. The French press release can be found here.