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.



Latest Blog Posts



  Gregory Crewdson - The Motel, 2014This is the first UK exhibition of Cathedral of the Pines, a new body of work by acclaimed American artist Gregory Crewdson, and it is also the first time The Photographers’ Gallery has devoted all three...

  Duane Michals - Magritte with hatDuane Michals has long been one of my favorite and most admired photographers. Michals is his own person, his work is original, loaded and clearly the man has a sense of humour and a big heart. What's more he i...

Dewi Lewis Publishing has just released my new photobook THE LAMENT.Dewi says this about the book: Harvey Benge’s new book, THE LAMENT, is his eighth bookwork published by us. It continues his investigation into the nature of things through a cel...

  When recently in the delightful Tuscan town of Sansepolcro I came across two small photographs tucked away in a envelope and offered at a local flee market stall. I've always been on the lookout for found pictures, they become a souvenir of a...

  Michel Houellebecq - France #014, 2016In a June 16 piece in Artsy, my favorite online art resource, writer Michael Robbins talks about the photographs of controversial French novelist Michel Houellebecq. There’s a description in the French w...

Auckland - Back!!

on Jun 18, 2017

Back in Auckland after five weeks in Europe - London, Paris, Rome. First outing a group show at Auckland City's public apace - North Art. I'm showing my 2011 work, Auckland Apple. Shown here in conversation with Billy Apple in a photograph made by Wi...

London, Paris, Rome...

on May 13, 2017

Harvey Benge - THE LAMENT, 2017Today I leave for London, and from there Paris and Rome. I will be in London all this coming week for Photo London and if you are around will be signing my new photobook THE LAMENT at Dewi Lewis' stand at 2.30pm Saturda...