Happy Holidays

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Exciting Book Project News

Congratulations to photokunst photographer Jamey Stillings and his monograph The Evolution of Ivanpah Solar (Steidl, 2015) on winning IPA’s 2016 “Book Photographer of the Year” and becoming a Finalist for Lucie’s Grandprize “Photographer of the Year” Award (winner to be … Continue reading

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Announcing one of TIME’s “Best Photobooks of 2015”

Jamey Stillings: “The Evolution of Ivanpah Solar”     Congratulations to photographer Jamey Stillings on his newly released monograph, The Evolution of Ivanpah Solar, published by Steidl. The book reproduces 60 of Stillings’ black-and-white images, along with contributions from Bruce … Continue reading

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“De Las Sombras / Out of the Shadows” traveling exhibition

De Las Sombras / Out of the Shadows  provides a probing portrait from within the world of undocumented immigrants, a bilingual exhibition of photography and commentary that tells one family’s story in their own words and puts a compelling face … Continue reading

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Yousef Khanfar’s Invisible Eve traveling exhibition

photokunst is proud to present Invisible Eve: Crime & Wisdom, a pioneering traveling exhibition, with a book by the same name (Rizzoli 2013), which touches on prescient social issues, exploring the stark reality of female prisoners in the US today. … Continue reading

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Modern Cuba and ancient Yoruba religion

Continuing their lifework of documenting traditional African culture, Carol and Angela traveled to Cuba in 2014 for a fieldwork study of modern Voodoo, a diaspora of a Yoruban religion originally brought from West Africa during the slave trade.   “We … Continue reading

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Making a Difference

photokunst specializes in representing cause-oriented photography and projects. Our collaborating photographers personal projects, and the causes they passionately pursue, are making a difference – impacting and inspiring people around the world. Below are updates about some works-in-progress:   Acclaimed photographers … Continue reading

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HAPPY HALLOWEEN

HAPPY HALLOWEEN – visual treats from Joey L Annually since 2010, Joey L has  been photographing Halloween revelers on the streets of his New York neighborhood. His stunning  Halloween in Brooklyn series is an expanding work-in-progress, with plans laid for … Continue reading

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Crazywise: Rethinking Madness – A Film Directed by Phil Borges

Phil Borges, social documentary photographer and filmmaker, has directed a new film Crazywise. For more than 25 years he has been documenting indigenous and tribal cultures, striving to create an understanding of the challenges they face. He has visited many … Continue reading

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Chris Rainier – Globe-trotting Documentary Photographer

5/7/14 news update from award-winning ethnographic documentary photographer Chris Rainier: “Just back from Japan – and a very successful shoot. And I leave tonite for four days in Norway to present at Nordic Light International Festival of Photography. I have … Continue reading

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