Fall is here and there will be no shortage of noise in the art world. From art fairs to new exhibit openings, and every kind of art contest imaginable. Here is our take on the past week.
LensCulture is seeking entries from members of the global photography community who have yet to receive exposure on the world stage. Their aim is to discover fresh and inspiring visions from the next great image-makers. 50 outstanding talents will be selected from all cultures, all points of view, with no age limit.Previous emerging talent winners and finalists have included Emilien Urbano, Sarah Blesener, Camille Michel, and Claire A. Warden. Deadline: Tuesday, October 17, 2017.
Benedetta Ristori is a freelance photographer currently based in Rome. Her work focuses on the tensions that exist between forms, such as a human head or a geometric shape, and the space which they occupy. Crucial concepts of her stylistic research include decadence, abandonment, emptiness and new approach to classic beauty.
START returns to London’s Saatchi Gallery showcasing emerging artists from new art scenes to give art collectors and enthusiasts alike the opportunity to discover artwork from developing global markets. September 14-17, 2017.
This exhibition surveys the career of the preeminent Dada and Surrealist artist Max Ernst with particular emphasis on his ceaseless experimentation. On view at The Museum of Modern Art / New York September 23, 2017 – January 1, 2018.
Photo Boite has recently teamed up with ARPTIL to present the selected photographers our platform for higher visibility. This year, for the first time, the 2017 group of 30 Under 30 / Women Photographers will be exhibiting in the gallery environment of The Popping Club in Rome. Organized in collaboration with CultRise, Dude Magazine, King Kino and The Artbox. Opening September 30, 2017.
Lastly, we would like to (re)welcome Bill Phelps, the internationally acclaimed photographer, friend, contributor, arts ambassador, and now partner at ARTPIL.