Paris Photo is the largest international art fair dedicated to the photographic medium and is held each November in the heart of Paris. Since 1997, the Fair’s mission is to promote and nurture photographic creation and the galleries, publishers and artists at its source.
Paris Photo brings together up to 200 exhibitors from across the world, offering collectors and enthusiasts the most diverse and qualitative presentation of photography-driven projects today. Leading galleries showcase historical and contemporary artworks from modern masters to young talents. Specialized publishers and art book dealers present unique and rare editions, as well as book launches and signature sessions with many of today’s most renowned artists.
Johannes Brus, Haarplastik (Hair Sculpture), 1971 / Galerie Judith Andreae, Bonn and VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn
Cig Harvey (British, born 1973), Claire in the Forsythia, Rockport, ME, 2010 / JPMorgan Chase Art Collection courtesy Robert Klein Gallery
Leigh Merrill, Red Martini, 2019 © Leigh Merrill. Courtesy of the artist and Liliana Bloch Gallery
Orshi Drozdik, Pornography, 1978
Paris Photo also provides visitors with first-hand insights and access to the art world. Programming includes curated exhibitions with renowned public and private institutions, awards, conversation cycles with curators, artists, collectors, and critics, and special events exploring the unique history of the medium; varying visions, practices and emerging trends. In addition, the Fair’s “In Paris during Paris Photo” programme reunites a dense network of cultural institutions throughout Paris comprising some of the most historically rich photographic collections in the world.
Orshi Drozdik, Blink and Sigh, Blink, Photo, 1977
Rossy De Palma / Portrait by Gorka Postigo
Tommy Kha, Constellations VIII, Prop Planet, Miami, 2017 © Tommy Kha. Courtesy of Vasli Souza, Oslo
Alexandre Dufaye, San Servolo, 2018 / Photo Rag Ultrasmooth © Alexandre Dufaye
Sara Imloul, Grand-père (face I), 2022, 2022 © Sara Imloul / Courtesy 110 Galerie
The 25th edition of Paris Photo will take place in Paris, Thursday, November 10 through Sunday, November 13 with a preview day on Wednesday, November 9 (by invitation only) at the newly constructed Grand Palais Ephémère on the Champ de Mars facing the Eifffel Tower. Paris Photo also announces its second Online Viewing Room, which will be launched in parallel to the Paris show.