Tag: Viggo Rivad

shoot # 56 – Art photo gift and gateway for you

Mark Rothko at Tate Modern © Jan Oberg 2016 Lund, October 12, 2016 Click on images for info, links or prices  Content   • Welcome to shoot – a gateway to the art world • New editions, including Mark Rothko • Art Evening in Lund: the “photolution” • Collages from Iran • Instagram – let’s follow each other! • Abstract photography video • Venice: Can it still be saved? Jan Oberg … Read More shoot # 56 – Art photo gift and gateway for you

The Photographers’ Gallery and Deutsche Börse Prize

The Photographers’ Gallery in London – a few minutes from Oxford Circus – is a must for the photo enthusiast. It’s the type of institution any city should have in some shape or form as part of its cultural policy. The Photographers’ Gallery could serve as a model or inspiration, I believe, to anyone. This is how the history of the place is presented on its homepage: The Photographers’ … Read More The Photographers’ Gallery and Deutsche Börse Prize

In Memoriam Viggo Rivad 1922 – 2016 (in Danish)

Viggo Rivad Født 3. juli 1922, død 8. februar 2016 Af Jan Øberg Viggo Rivad, grand old man i dansk fotografi, debuterede i 1946 og prægede området i næsten 70 år. Han har givet Danmark en mængde klassiske billedserier som Et Farvel, Lauritz, Kofoeds Skole ogB & W Teglholmen, et antal fotobøger fra den store verden, udsmykninger for DSB og Kastrup Lufthavn, 40.000 negativer på … Read More In Memoriam Viggo Rivad 1922 – 2016 (in Danish)

Shoot # 44

  Lund, February 14, 2016 Click on any picture to enlarge and get all info and prices of various editions. Hi dear friend Welcome to shoot # 44 – a digital photo gift from Oberg Photographics – a moment of meditation with which I wish you a good ‘weekbegin’. A special welcome to new subscribers, connections, likers and friends on social media. Here is the preceding shoot. Viggo Rivad 1922-2016 I … Read More Shoot # 44

Homepage for Viggo Rivad

Viggo Rivad is the grand old man of photography in Denmark. He turned 90 in July 2012 and is still going strong – although he says that he has now done his duty when it comes to taking pictures. That is true. He has donated about 40,000 to the Photography Museum in Odense and to the National Library. Viggo is my mentor. We met … Read More Homepage for Viggo Rivad