harvey benge

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a mostly contemporary photo blog looking at the photo book, photography I like, exhibitions, photo festivals, art and ideas.



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  If you happen to be in Madrid between February 9 and end of June be sure not miss the opportunity to see the retrospective of American photographer Lewis Baltz at Madrid's Fundacion MAPFRE. Curated by Urs Stahel, this is the first exhibition o...

Woman with white gloves and pocket book, NYC 1956diane arbus: in the beginning considers the first seven years of the photographer’s career, from 1956 to 1962. A lifelong New Yorker, Arbus found the city and its citizens an endlessly rich subjec...

Marian Goodman Bookshop - Paris  Next Tuesday January 24, New York’s Marian Goodman Gallery will open a second Paris space which will house exhibitions and a bookstore. Located at 66 rue du Temple in the city’s Marais district the new space...

Harvey Benge - Lewis Baltz, Paris 2006Recently I came across a photobook I made in 2008, portraits of the people I met in Europe over a 3 month period in 2006. I was using film and everybody had just one frame to shoot. They shot me and I shot them.

McLean, Virginia, December 1978In this weeks the guardian art weekly Sean O'Hagan talks to Joel Sternfeld. Sternfeld’s images are often not quite what they seem. Called McLean, Virginia, 1978, that shot of the fireman, the pumpkins and the burning...

  If you're in NYC next Tuesday the 17th head along to Dashwood Books where from 6.30pm Jim Goldberg will be signing his Super Labo edition The Last Son.The Last Son is Goldberg’s bildungsroman and the second book in Coming and Going, a person...