Per-Anders Pettersson Releases Book & Speaks with Vogue

Swedish-born Per-Anders Pettersson is known the world over for his beautiful yet politically-charged photography. His photos showcase his eye for fashion and beauty, while his focus on Africa tells the narrative of the changing global climate. Watch Per-Anders Pettersson talk with Italian Vogue about the changes he’s seen in Africa in the last two decades. The perception of Africa is … Read More

Carrie Mae Weems Wins MacArthur Genius Grant

Congratulations to Carrie Mae Weems, one of the recipients of the 2013 MacArthur Fellowships! Carrie Mae Weems is an accomplished photographer, filmmaker, and activist living and working in Syracuse, NY. As she told the New York Times recently, Ms. Weems expects to put her fellowship toward a “fictional autobiography.” This year Ms. Weems turns 60, and it is interesting to … Read More

3 Season-Opening Gallery Shows

Three top Chelsea galleries have debuted major exhibitions over the past week. Laumont is proud to be associated with these artists and their important season-opening shows. New work by English artist Susan Derges will be on display through October 26th at the Danziger Gallery. According to the press release, Derges “melds internal experience with the external landscape, the viewer is … Read More

Pieter Hugo’s “Kin” Opens at Yossi Milo

After almost a decade since its conception, Pieter Hugo‘s new exhibition, Kin, opens this evening. This series of photographs “confronts complex issues of colonization, racial diversity and economic disparity in Hugo’s homeland of South Africa,” according to the Yossi Milo Gallery: Kin is the artist’s personal exploration of South Africa through landscapes, portraits and still life photography. Hugo depicts locations … Read More

Camera Club of NY’s 2013 Photography Competition & Annual Juried Exhibition

  Photographer Andrew Russel Coates was one of three first place winners at CCNY’s 2013 National Photography Competition, along with Winona Barton-Ballentine and Curran Hatleberg. Laumont is proud to have produced the pigment printing for Andrew’s project. Juror Justine Kurland viewed over 300 entries for this year’s competition, and explained her decision to pick three first place winners thusly: Rather … Read More

Laumont’s own master printer Shamus Clisset unveils his techno/absurd digital creations in two upcoming shows.

Should you happen to find yourself in Brooklyn this weekend for Bushwick Open Studios, be sure to stop by Storefront Ten Eyck.  Located at 324 Ten Eyck Street, a solo exhibition of 6 large format digital compositions by Shamus Clisset will be on display this weekend. “Shamus Clisset’s images are completely digital fabrications. His works are composed not in two-dimensional … Read More

Jim Pavlicovic Opening Tomorrow at The Shed Space in Brooklyn

Tomorrow evening, The Shed Space in Brooklyn will host an opening reception for Jim Pavlicovic’s latest series of photographs.  “With the Fog on Mohawk Mountain” showcases fog-covered landscapes that the artist captured at dawn in the forests of Connecticut.  The pigment print department had the pleasure of working with Pavlicovic on his first project produced at Laumont. The Shed Space … Read More