At the Venice Art Biennale 2019 – Purvis Young

Venice, Italy - May 17, 2019 It's high time to resume writing here - the place where I write only about other artists - exhibitions, artists, fairs, art articles, reflections on what I see. I spend the month of May here in Venice. I came on May 1 to set up my SPAR - Silk…

This blog changes as of September 1, 2018

As of September 1, 2018 this blog will no longer contain posts about my projects, works, exhibitions etc. and also not contain copies of newsletters I send out. That will all be found on my new comprehensive photo homepage under some of the new menus there, among them "Journal". This blog will be devoted to…

Sidney B. Felsen, Gemini G.E.L.

Sidney B. Felsen Co-founder of Gemini G.E.L. - Gemini Graphic Editions Limited - in 1966. It’s an artists’ workshop and publisher of fine-art limited edition prints and sculptures in LA. I’m very proud at having known Sydney Felsen, now 92 and still runing the shop, since the early 1970s. We had a very good talk…

ULAE turns 60 this year. Congratulations, Bill and friends!

Read more about Universal Limited Art Editions and its amazing history since it was created by Tatyana Grosman. It remains one of the finest fine art print publishers in the world today. Here is also more about Cuban-American minimalist painter, Carmen Herrera, who is mentioned in this video - publishing her first prints ever with…

Art Basel 2017 No. 13 – “Unlimited”

https://www.instagram.com/p/BV8JXW7DhHn/?taken-by=obergphotographics From now on as a link to my Instagram account. Let's join each other there - and you may send this to a friend or three if you think they'd like this video.

“FIX Photo” at OXO Tower Wharf in London

"Walk over the Waterloo Bridge, past Somerset House - where Photo London is in May - then turn left and walk a few hundred meters on the Riverside Walkway and you'll come to Bargehouse, OXO Tower Wharf: FIX Photo is produced and curated by Laura Noble of LANG and if you come from Photo London across…

Money, money! Prices and quality

Or why it is increasingly difficult to take the world elite's luxury art industry serious. And why there are better deals at places no one has heard of... Take a close look at these three images:     The basic idea behind them is pretty similar. It's a landscape shot in rainy weather through a window…

The Biennale 2015 # 2: Iran’s pavilion

Year by year the "third" Venice Biennale venues outside Giardini and Arsenale - i.e. all over the rest of the city in apartments, palazzos and old factories - grow relatively more interesting and diverse. It is fun to be forced to find one's way to the most hidden places, through a little door in a wall,…