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Pieter Hugo at Centro Fotográfico Álvarez Bravo

Pieter Hugo’s solo exhibition, Aquí se rompió una taza, is on view at Centro Fotográfico Álvarez Bravo in Oaxaca, Mexico, through February 5, 2019, as part of the Crossing Night Festival. Working primarily in Oaxaca in the Spring of 2018, Hugo’s photographs draw inspiration from the mural work of David Alfaro Siqueiros and Mexican folklore. For more information, please visit the Crossing Night website.

Alison Rossiter awarded Shpilman Prize

Alison Rossiter has received the 2018 Shpilman International Prize for Excellence in Photography. Created by the Shpilman family, the Shpilman Institute for Photography and the Israel Museum in 2010, this year’s biennial prize was on the theme of “The Last Photograph” and determined by an international jury of five acclaimed professionals in photography. For more information, please visit The Israel Museum website.

Yossi Milo Gallery at Paris Photo 2018

Yossi Milo Gallery was pleased to participate in the 22nd edition of Paris Photo, taking place at the Grand Palais from November 8 - 11, 2018. The gallery presented the work of Nathalie Boutté, Ben Cauchi, Hassan Hajjaj, Chris McCaw, Kyle Meyer, Meghann Riepenhoff, Alison Rossiter, Sanlé Sory and Kohei Yoshiyuki. For more information, please visit the Paris Photo website.

Kyle Meyer at Mennello Museum

Woven photographs by Kyle Meyer are featured in Shifting Gaze: A Reconstruction of The Black & Hispanic Body in Contemporary Art, on view at the Mennello Museum in Orlando, Florida, from October 29, 2018 – January 13, 2019. Selected from the collection of Dr. Robert B. Feldman, the exhibition includes work by artists engaging with poignant issues of race, sexuality and violence within the discourse of the African and Hispanic Diaspora. Other featured artists include Clotilde Jiménez, Ebony G. Patterson and Lamar Peterson. For more information, please visit the Mennello Museum website.

Matthew Brandt, Chris McCaw and Meghann Riepenhoff at Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

The work of Matthew Brandt, Chris McCaw and Meghann Riepenhoff will be on display in Ansel Adams in Our Time at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, from December 13, 2018 – February 24, 2019. The exhibition will feature Adams’ photographs juxtaposed with those by 19th century photographers who inspired him and works by contemporary photographers influenced by his legacy. Other featured artists include Timothy O’Sullivan, Carleton Watkins, Binh Danh, Catherine Opie and Mark Klett. For more information, please visit the Museum of Fine Arts website.

Pieter Hugo in the 3rd Beijing Photo Biennial

Work by Pieter Hugo is on view at the Central Academy of Fine Arts in Beijing, China as part of the 3rd Beijing Photo Biennial/1st Beizhen International Photography Festival from September 28 – November 28, 2018. Confusing Public and Private, the brand exhibition at CAFA Art Museum, presents a thematically and geographically diverse gathering of works exploring the influence of photography on constructions of history, social reality and the self. Other featured artists include Adam Broomberg & Oliver Chanarin, Gayatri Ganju, Zanele Muholi, Viviane Sassen and Shen Wei, and others. For more information, please visit the CAFA Museum website.

Meghann Riepenhoff Monograph by Yossi Milo and Radius Books

Meghann Riepenhoff's debut monograph is now available from Yossi Milo Gallery, in collaboration with Radius Books. Littoral Drift + Ecotone offers a comprehensive look at Riepenhoff’s dynamic cyanotypes, made in collaboration with elements such as rain, ocean waves, sediment and icicles. For more information, please visit the gallery’s Publications page.

John Chiara in Artforum

Ian Bourland's review of John Chiara's Fall 2018 solo exhibition, Pike Slip to Sugar Hill, can be viewed in Artforum's Critics' Picks section here.

Mark Ruwedel Monograph

Mark Ruwedel’s publication, Ouarzazate is now avaialable from MACK Books. The monograph features Ruwedel’s photographs taken during an artist residency in 2014 and 2016 in the historic desert town and popular filmmaking location of Ouarzazate, Morocco. Typically working in the deserts of the American West, Ruwedel continues his exploration of contemporary ruins on the other side of the globe. For more information, please visit the MACK website.

Sanlé Sory at Rhode Island School of Design Museum

Photographs by Sanlé Sory are featured in Collective Recollection, on view at the Rhode Island School of Design Museum in Providence, RI, from July 26, 2018 – January 19, 2019. This exhibition includes nearly 60 artworks that challenge viewers to question who has the ability to represent identity within photographs throughout history. Other featured artists includes Susan Meiselas, Gordon Parks, and Aaron Siskind. For more information, please visit the Museum’s website.

Chris McCaw at San Francisco Arts Commission

Works by Chris McCaw are featured in 10,000 Fahrenheit at the San Francisco Arts Commission in San Francisco, CA, from September 14 - December 8, 2018. Building on the idea that the sun’s surface is inherently intangible, 10,000 Fahrenheit features works by artists that use the sun, light, or heat to explore other intangible subjects such as memory and the passage of time. In conjunction with the exhibition, McCaw joined artist William Lamson and curator Meg Schiff in conversation on October 26, 2018. For more information, please visit the Arts Commission’s website.

Meghann Riepenhoff Awarded 2018 Guggenheim Fellowship

Meghann Riepenhoff has been named a 2018 Guggenheim Fellow. Riepenhoff’s work questions the nature of our relationships to the landscape, images, time, and impermanence. Entitled Littoral Drift, a geologic term describing the action of wind-driven waves transporting sand and gravel, her current series consists of camera-less cyanotypes made in collaboration with the landscape and the ocean, at the edges of both. For more information, please visit the Guggenheim Foundation website: https://bit.ly/2v3npJQ.

Sze Tsung Nicolás Leong at Walther Collection Neu Ulm

Works from Sze Tsung Nicolás Leong’s Horizons and Cities series are on view in Life and Dreams: Contemporary Chinese Photography and Media Art at The Walther Collection in Neu Ulm, Germany, from May 13 – November 18, 2018. Life and Dreams, curated by the International Center of Photography’s Christopher Phillips, presents works from the collection that demonstrate the prominence of photography and media in contemporary Chinese art. Other featured artists include Song Dong, Cao Fei, Yang Fudong, Zhang Huan, Zhang Peili and Ai Weiwei. For more information, please visit the Walther Collection website.