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Pioneer work goes on show in London

27 Apr
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The DNA of early photography connects two London exhibitions with a view of both Pictorialist and scientific output. Tate Britain hosts Salt and Silver featuring prints and negatives made between 1840 and 1860 majoring on the evolution of silver salt paper negatives and positives. As you would expect the work of Fox Talbot, Nadar, Fenton […]

Revelations

20 Mar

Discover the influence of early scientific photography on modern and contemporary art in this major new exhibition, featuring some of the rarest images from the pioneers of photography. From the 1840s, scientists were using photography as a device to record and measure phenomena which lay beyond human vision. The aesthetic beauty of this early photography […]

London Exhibitions and Tate Modern’s Extension

23 Aug
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Although the London exhibition summer season draws to a close there is still time to see some excellent shows. Irving Penn Cranium Architecture at Hamilton’s runs until September 20th and whether the subject matter is to your taste or not the craftsmanship and silver gelatine print quality is a tour de force and a rare […]