AAP Magazine #7 - Wild

Child: A Celebration

March 02, 2019 to June 08, 2019
Child: A Celebration
2525 Michigan Avenue Gallery A1
Los Angeles - 90404 CA
New to the Peter Fetterman Gallery's celebration series, we are pleased to announce Child: A Celebration. The exhibition features a curated selection of works by Ruth Bernhard, Alvarez Bravo, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Julia Margaret Cameron, Flor Garduño, Heinrich Kühn, Walter Rosenblum, Sebastião Salgado, William Henry Fox Talbot, Larry Towell, Arthur Tress, and many more.

Inspired by the most fundamental period of life, photographers as far back as the medium's beginnings have long sought to survey the uninhibited spirit of the youth. The show explores the rich history of photography through the images of children. From Henry William Fox Talbot's early portrait of his eldest daughter Ela to Sebastião Salgado's portrait of children from the Mentawai islands, this theme transcends time and cultural boundaries.

While the camera can direct one's attention, the imagery says just as much about the artist, as it does the subject. Each photographer possesses a child like curiosity that permeates through their respective oeuvres. There's a delicate balance of appreciation for a time that once was, and nurturing admiration for what will become.

In photographing the children of today, soon to be the adults of tomorrow, we relish in a precious, yet fleeting visual representation of youth. The photographers offer their own interpretation of this unique moment in time through their own lived experiences. Photography has shown just how timeless the experience of the child is while reaffirming the importance of furthering the development of the next generation.

Ending Soon Photo Exhibitions

Nick Brandt: This Empty World
Nick Brandt: This Empty World
In This Empty World, photographer Nick Brandt addresses the escalating destruction of the natural world at the hands of humans, showing an earth...
  Learn More
Found These Pictures
Found These Pictures
Early 2018, as I was approaching retirement as publisher of the newspaper that has been in my family now for four generations, I began to think again...
  Learn More
The Space Between
The Space Between
The Julie Saul Gallery is pleased to present a group exhibition that brings together twenty-seven artists who portray the many phases of intimate...
  Learn More
Portraits of Colette
Portraits of Colette
The Julie Saul Gallery is pleased to present vintage portraits of the French author Colette in our Project Gallery by the great photojournalists of...
  Learn More
A History of Photography
A History of Photography
Many of the social and political issues currently at the forefront of popular discussion have been present for multiple generations. This rotation in...
  Learn More
Steve Hiett: Beyond Blonde
Steve Hiett: Beyond Blonde
10 Corso Como Gallery presents the first exhibition in New York of British fashion photographer Steve Hiett, featuring many of Hiett's renowned images...
  Learn More
Light Sensitive 2019
Light Sensitive 2019
Internationally acknowledged as a signature exhibition for this art genre, Light Sensitive presents artwork created using traditional darkroom and...
  Learn More
Dawoud Bey: The Birmingham Project
Dawoud Bey: The Birmingham Project
For more than 40 years photographer Dawoud Bey (b. 1953) has portrayed American youth and those from marginalized communities with sensitivity and...
  Learn More
Cities in Dust: Victor J. Blue
Cities in Dust: Victor J. Blue
Victor J. Blue's panoramic photographs of the destroyed cities of Raqqa, Syria, and Mosul, Iraq, on view at the Bronx Documentary Center from April...
  Learn More
Juried Group Show
Juried Group Show
Guest Juror: Hank Hauptmann, Artist & Director of Robert Klein Gallery, Boston
...
  Learn More
Rania Matar: SHE
Rania Matar: SHE
"Rania Matar has spent her photographic career delving into female states of becoming, comparing the subjective experiences of girls and women in the...
  Learn More
Nick Brandt: This Empty World (Los Angeles)
Nick Brandt: This Empty World (Los Angeles)
The Fahey/Klein Gallery is pleased to make available the first seven of forty photographs available from Nick Brandt's newest series This Empty...
  Learn More
Alfred Eisenstaedt: Portraits of the Past
Alfred Eisenstaedt: Portraits of the Past
Robert Mann Gallery presents a collection of iconic works by the "father of photojournalism," Alfred Eisenstaedt. The German-born American...
  Learn More
Mona Kuhn: Bushes & Succulents
Mona Kuhn: Bushes & Succulents
"Bushes & Succulents is my artistic response to the ongoing currents in contemporary feminism. Reminiscent of Georgia O'Keefe's floral paintings, your...
  Learn More
MAIN STREET: The Lost Dream of Route 66 by Edward Keating
MAIN STREET: The Lost Dream of Route 66 by Edward Keating
MAIN STRƎƎT is the result of 11 years of travels along Route 66 - the 2,400 mile stretch between Chicago and Santa Monica. Called the...
  Learn More
James Van Der Zee: Studio
James Van Der Zee: Studio
James Van Der Zee, the celebrated African American photographer whose studio was at the crossroads of the Harlem Renaissance, depicted the lives of...
  Learn More
David Bailey: SUMO
 
 
David Bailey: SUMO
 
Join our newsletter
Be up-to-date with call for entries, deadlines and other news about exhibitions, galleries, publications, & special events
 
AAP Magazine#7 Wild
 
Discover the 5th Issue of AAP Magazine
All About Photo Magazine showcases the winners of AAP Magazine Competitions
 
 
 
The Jules Maeght Gallery is a contemporary art gallery who seeks to engage the San Francisco community by infusing European artists, young and established alike, into a diverse, multimedia dialogue.
 
TAKES U TO THE NEXT LEVEL
 
Since 2005, your guide through contemporary art from a French perspective to let you make exciting choices