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PHOTOFAIRS | Shanghai Opens to Public for Third Edition

By Matthew Oxley | 3 years ago

World Photography Organisation is proud and excited to announce the opening of PHOTOFAIRS | Shanghai 2016, Asia Pacific's leading art fair dedicated to photography & moving image.

The third edition of our international photography fair will open to the public September 9 - 11 at the Shanghai Exhibition Center, Shanghai.

 

PHOTOFAIRS | Shanghai 2016 will present its most international edition yet, with 50 leading galleries from 24 cities across 15 countries, including new galleries from South Korea, Belgium, Israel and Iran.

For the past three years World Photography Organisation has proudly created and managed the leading art fair solely dedicated to photography and moving image in Asia. PHOTOFAIRS | Shanghai 2016 will open to the public September 9 - 11, 2016 at the Shanghai Exhibition Center.

Continuing our commitment to celebrating key trends within the international photography market, the 2016 edition of the fair will offer unparalleled access to work spanning the history of the photographic medium, all under one roof.

 

Exhibited works include images by leading artists from the international contemporary photography market such as Mona Kuhn, Cai DongDong, Wim Wenders, Ren Hang, Vik Muniz, Shen Wei, Candida Höfer, Wang Youshen and Jiang Pengyi among many others. Fashion photography will continue to be a strong theme at the fair, with the work of Mario Sorrenti, Patrick Demarchelier and Jeanloup Sieff for sale. Iconic work will also be on display by 19th Century pioneers such as Gustave le Gray, world famous photojournalists Elliott Erwitt and William Klein, and 20th Century masters such as August Sander, Robert Mapplethorpe and Irving Penn will be exhibited.  
 

Click here to see the full programme and find out more about the fair

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