E-Photo Newsletter #245

by Alex Novak

Galleries and Private Photography Dealers Are Battling New Epic Challenges

While the general economy appears to be doing the best it has in nearly 50 years, and art and photography auctions and prices continue to hit numerous records, there is a darker story looming for many of this market's merchants, as well as for small businesses as a whole. It seems…

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Escalating rents in urban art centers like New York City are freezing out photo and art galleries.

E-Photo Newsletter #244

by Michael Diemar

Leif Preus, a Photography Collector You Might Never Have Heard of

For those of us who got involved in collecting photography at a later stage, the 1960s and 70s when the modern photography market began to take shape seem like heady days indeed. There was an abundance of material, often regarded by the world at large as being worth no more than the…

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Exterior of Preus Museum (Courtesy Preus Museum)

E-Photo Newsletter #243

by Michael Diemar

New V&A Photography Centre to Open First Phase in London amidst Controversy

On October 12th, London's Victoria & Albert Museum will open the first phase of its new Photography Centre, more than doubling the space dedicated to photography at the museum. Situated in the V&A's Northeast Quarter, the center will reclaim the beauty of three original picture galleries and is part of the V&A's FuturePlan…

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V&A Photography Centre - Render of The Bern and Ronny Schwartz Gallery and Gallery 101 © David Kohn Architects